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Fireworks Safety: The Minnesota State Fire Marshall’s Office Asks The Public To Be Cautious This 4th Of July

The 4th of July is fireworks season!  And while many communities present spectacular displays for the general public, many people buy and use their own fireworks.  The Minnesota Department of Public Safety and the Minnesota State Fire Marshall's Office reminds every one to be safe and legal this holiday.

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(Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
(Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
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This Man’s Film Could Save Your House From Burning Down

Dave was an average guy like everyone else. He tried to save money, go green, do the right thing recycling. That's what got him in trouble and eventually burned down his house. He decided to turn his misfortune into a lesson for everyone.

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(Photo by George Marks/Retrofile/Getty Images)
(Photo by George Marks/Retrofile/Getty Images)
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Don’t Text, Don’t Talk On The Phone, And Don’t Do This Harmless Thing Or You Could Be In Danger

Texting and driving is bad news when you drive, we all know that. What about being tired and letting your mind wander. Especially in the cold, you wander too far and you don't give yourself any time to stop, it could spell disaster.

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(Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)
(Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)
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How To Prevent Holiday Home Fires

It's unfortunate, but the holiday season often brings a significant spike in home fires.  The American Red Cross urges people to take extra precautions with cooking and decorating at this time of year to help prevent fires.

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(Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
(Photo by David McNew/Getty Images)
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Halloween Safety Tips For Your Pet, Sometimes It Can Be Spooky For Them

July 4th is a tough holiday for pets, but so is Halloween. People always knocking on your door, screaming for candy, all kinds of strangers coming in your yard. This isn't normal to your pet and sometimes they are afraid

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screen shot of "just as safe" buckleupkids.mn.gov
screen shot of "just as safe" buckleupkids.mn.gov
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National Child Passenger Safety Week Is Sept. 15–21 Are Your Kids Safe

One of the most confusing things I think as a parent is some of the ways we make our kids safe. When I had to strap JJ, my first, into his seat I was baffled and wasn't sure I had the seat in the car right.

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nicole hubbard submitted posted facebook
nicole hubbard submitted posted facebook
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What Would You Do If You Saw This On The Highway?

This picture is what Nicole Hubbard saw. She is an animal control officer in South Carolina for two years, but had no jurisdiction in Georgia, where she saw this scene. So, what did she do?

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Source:  Richard Masoner-Cyclelicious via flickr
Source: Richard Masoner-Cyclelicious via flickr
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How Higher Temperatures Affect Bicycle Riders; A Minnesota Based Study Sheds Light On The Cause And Effect Of Summertime Riding

It's a given:  The hot summer sun can be deadly if you're not prepared.  Most of us all know the essentials:  Drink plenty of water, apply a sunscreen with a high SPF, and avoid over-exerting yourself.  But what about bicycle riders - who utilize the summer season as their time to ride?

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Source:  Derek K Miller via flickr
Source: Derek K Miller via flickr
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Prevent A Lost Digital Camera; How To Identify Yourself As The Owner

Summer time is "picture time"!  Today's digital cameras make it easier than ever to snap those pictures into memories that will last a lifetime.  But cameras are also prone to being lost or mis-placed.  Hopefully - if yours was ever lost - it would be returned by a kind-hearted person.  But how would they know the camera is yours - or how would they contact you?

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US Army Corps Of Engineers Los Angeles District via flickr
US Army Corps Of Engineers Los Angeles District via flickr
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Northland And Community Wellness Day Happens April 27th At UMD

If you'd like more information about health, fitness, public safety, environmental awareness, and financial literacy - here's your chance to get it AND have some fun at the same time.

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Snow And Rain Hit Britain In Coldest March In 50 Years
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Winter Storm Preparation Tips, What To Do, What To Bring, Check Traffic

With the storm coming tomorrow, some things to keep in mind to keep safe. This may not happen to you but plan to be safe. You shouldn't drive in extreme weather but if you have to, here's some tips.

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(Photo by Jacopo Raule/Getty Images)
(Photo by Jacopo Raule/Getty Images)
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Airplanes Black Box Saves Lives and Answers Questions, Your Car May Be Next To Get One

Everyone knows when a plane goes down, the first thing the investigators try to get is the black box recorder. The recorder can measure the actions of the pilots, record transmissions and also anything on their dash they may have seen. This week ended the public comment sessions to put a black box in every new car sold by September 1, 2014.

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