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12-Year-Old Boy Burned By Fireworks In Auburn

The boy was transported Tuesday night to Harborview Medical Center with second degree burns to about 25 percent of his body

CBS Seattle–07/01/2015

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Holiday Revelers Should Take Caution With Fireworks In Dry Weather

Most cities in Washington have local rules about fireworks, especially concerning their use on days others than July 4

CBS Seattle–06/28/2015

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Celebrate The Fourth Of July Without Fireworks

If the nearest July 4th fireworks display isn’t so near, there are other ways to have a safe and sparkly holiday. Read on for some of these creative ways to light up your 4th of July when a fireworks display isn’t an option.

06/26/2015

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Serious Fireworks Injuries Over The Weekend

Numerous injuries were reported in Washington state — a reminder to stay safe when using fireworks

07/08/2014

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Officials: Illegal Fireworks Spark Portland Blaze

Officials say a blaze blamed on illegal fireworks has destroyed a southeast Portland home.

07/06/2014

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Fourth Of July Travel: What To Expect And How To Prepare

With 41 million Americans expected to travel this year, highways and airports will be packed with travelers looking to take advantage of the 3-day weekend.

06/30/2014

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ATF, Washington To Investigate Fatal Fireworks Explosion

After the explosion Wednesday morning, a 75-year-old man died of his injuries while awaiting an airlift to a regional trauma center

CBS Seattle–06/19/2014

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1 Dead, 2 Hurt In Fireworks Explosion

A 74-year-old man injured in an explosion Wednesday morning at a fireworks plant in Washington state died at the scene from his injuries

CBS Seattle–06/18/2014

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Best Places In America To Celebrate The 4th Of July

In celebration of Independence Day, several cities across the nation are hosting fun-filled activities by day and then concluding with spectacular pyrotechnic shows that can be viewed from miles away. Here are five of the best places in America to celebrate the Fourth of July

06/17/2014

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4th of July Fireworks Safety Checklist

Fireworks are a lot of fun, and many families enjoy setting off these sparkly treats every Fourth of July. Make sure to follow these tips to ensure a safe holiday for you and your family.

06/16/2014

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