Firefighter Injured While Battling July 4th Fireworks Blaze DiesCapt. John Kemper was a 24-year veteran with St. Louis Fire Department.
Local ERs See Influx of Fireworks VictimsLocal emergency rooms say they saw quite a few fireworks-related injuries over the long Fourth of July weekend.
ATF: Parts of Illegal Fireworks Found After House ExplodesATF spokesman John Ham says the evidence will be sent to an explosives laboratory for further evaluation.
4 Firefighters Hurt Responding to Over 100 Calls for Fireworks FiresThe St. Louis Fire Chief is calling for tougher laws against fireworks after a wave of fires overnight blamed on bottle rockets and other illegal fireworks.
Fourth Of July By The Numbers: Burgers, Flags, Transportation And MoreWith the Fourth of July imminently on the horizon, here are some fun facts about the holiday!
Plastic Surgeon Offers Fireworks WarningA word of warning about fireworks from a local plastic surgeon as we go into this long Fourth of July holiday weekend.
St. Louis Fire Chief, Plastic Surgeon Kept Busy This 4th of JulyOne SLU Care plastic surgeon says when patients walk in with their hands blown apart, it's already too late.
Several Injured by Fireworks Over Holiday WeekendOne man loses a hand and an eye. More than a dozen children hurt.
Fair St. Louis Rain-Delayed Opening on SundayGrounds to open at 4 pm, entertainment schedule modified
Parents of Slain Child Warn Against Celebratory GunfireKansas City police and the parents of a girl killed by a stray bullet are warning residents against shooting guns on the Fourth of July.
Fireworks And Pets - Not A Good CombinationMissouri Humane Society's Dr. Kelly Ryan says it's natural for us to want our pets to enjoy the fireworks with us.
Personal Firework Shows Banned in IllinoisViolating the Illinois Explosives Act can be a felony with a maximum penalty of five years in prison and a $10,000 fine.

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