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Detroit TV weatherman who lost eye in fireworks accident recounts tragic day, thanks supporters

In an emotional, on-air phone call to his colleagues, Metro Detroit meteorologist and TV personality Dave Rexroth expressed thanks for the outpouring of support he has received since losing an eye in a July 4 fireworks accident and recounted the tragedy. Full News here – Detroit Entertainment

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Meteorologist Rexroth grateful for support after fireworks accident

Meteorologist and metro Detroit TV personality Dave Rexroth said he’s overwhelmed and grateful for the outpouring of support from the public since a July 4 fireworks incident in Iowa that caused him to lose his left eye. Rexroth, chief meteorologist for WXYZ-TV (Channel 7), said on his Facebook page that he’s looking forward to being […]

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Detroit TV weatherman’s eye loss in fireworks mishap could result in ‘lifetime’ recovery, expert says

DETROIT, MI — A veteran Detroit TV weatherman’s severe eye injury from a Fourth of July fireworks accident in Iowa could result in “a lifetime process” of recovery, a prosthetics expert told MLive.com. Full News here – Detroit Entertainment

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Detroit TV weatherman on eye loss, fireworks accident: ‘I look forward to being back on air’

DETROIT, MI — Don’t count Detroit TV weatherman Dave Rexroth out after news broke he was involved in a Fourth of July fireworks accident over the weekend in Iowa that caused him to lose sight in his left eye. Full News here – Detroit Entertainment

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Detroit TV meteorologist Dave Rexroth loses eye in fireworks accident; prosthetic needed

DETROIT, MI — A chief meteorologist for a Detroit TV station was seriously injured over the weekend in a fireworks accident and is expected to undergo a surgical procedure on Wednesday to get a prosthetic eye. Full News here – Detroit Entertainment

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Detroit man, 44, killed while lighting fireworks

A 44-year-old Detroit man died when he was struck in the chest by some fireworks Friday night. Full News here – freep

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Detroit Ford Fireworks’ colors, bangs and booms fill Motor City sky Monday night

Thousands flocked to downtown Detroit’s riverfront Monday night for the 2014 Ford Fireworks show presented by the Ford Motor Company. Full News here – Detroit News

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Curfew chaos at Detroit fireworks

The City of Detroit instituted a controversial 6 PM curfew for minors to ensure order on the night of the fireworks. Full News here – Detroit | WXYZ

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Spectators take their spots for Detroit’s big fireworks display

Thousands of people descended upon downtown Detroit Monday evening in anticipation of the annual Ford Fireworks celebration. Spectators lined both the Detroit and Windsor banks of the Detroit river for the show. Full News here – freep

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Detroit Fireworks tonight

Detroit Fireworks tonight – Detroit Video

The annual Detroit fireworks display in tonight on the Detroit river.

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What you need to know about Detroit fireworks

The 56th annual City of Detroit Fireworks are Monday night, and from Belle Isle to Hart Plaza, more than one million people will be downtown to catch an incredible show. Full News here – Detroit | WXYZ

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Police to get tough about curfew during fireworks

Detroit police officials say they are prepared to handle the unexpected at the 56th annual Ford Fireworks on the river Monday but will be enforcing curfew to keep troubled youths off the streets. Full News here – Metro/State News RSS from The Detroit News

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Where to watch the Detroit fireworks

Where to watch the Detroit fireworks

Crain’s Detroit Business – The Detroit skyline will light up with fireworks Monday for the 56th annual Ford Fireworks show. While Hart Plaza and Belle Isle are the most popular public viewing spots, there are several parties designed for watching the show that beings at 10:06 p.m. Full News here – Crain’s Detroit Business – […]

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Detroit Fireworks: Time, date set for event to feature 10K pyrotechnic effects

DETROIT, MI — Detroit’s Ford Fireworks produced by The Parade Company will return this year and start 10:06 p.m. June 23 downtown. The event, now in its 56th year, is one of the largest fireworks events in North America and attracts hundreds of thousands of spectators. “We are extremely grateful for Ford Motor Company’s continued […]

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Michigan fireworks law sparks persistent debate

In 2011 the state legalized louder and more powerful fireworks, igniting a rush to purchase the devices and creating a business opportunity for retailers. Three years later, local leaders are still adjusting to the new climate. Full News here – Metro/State News RSS from The Detroit News

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