Fireworks (credit: CBS)

Colorado Teen Hurt In Coffee Grinder Fireworks Blast

A Durango teen is recovering from serious burns he suffered when the fireworks he was attempting to mix in a coffee grinder exploded.


An image from the fire in Frederick (credit: CBS)

3 Homes Burn In Northern Colorado, Fireworks Suspected

Authorities are investigating what caused fires that burned three homes in northern Colorado.


Firefighters outside the scene of the fire on July 4 (credit: Ashley Koch)

Children Admit Their Fireworks Caused House Fire

Two children admitted they were playing with fireworks and started an apartment fire Monday afternoon that displaced several families.


An image of the fire (credit: Dale Lyman/Greeley Fire Department)

Officials: Fireworks Started Apartment Fire In Greeley

Investigators in Greeley say children playing with fireworks started an apartment fire Monday afternoon.


An image from the fire (credit: CBS)

Illegal Fireworks Spark Duplex Blaze In Fort Collins

Investigators say illegal fireworks sparked a fire that damaged a home in Fort Collins Friday.


Dave Collins from Denver sent in this photo of the Glendale, Colo., fireworks on July 4, 2010.

Fireworks Restrictions Vary From County To County

Celebrating the Fourth of July weekend with a barbeque or camping is typical. So is lighting a few fireworks. But this year fire officials warn it is especially dangerous.


A fire that started in a bush and damaged part of a Fort Collins duplex was sparked by fireworks. (credit: Poudre Fire Authority)

Illegal Fireworks Spark Fire, Damage Duplex

Authorities say a fire that started in a bush and damaged part of a Fort Collins duplex was sparked by fireworks.


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Expert Offers Tips On Keeping Pets Safe During Fireworks Shows

Denver police and fire officials have launched an anti-fireworks campaign called Don’t Cross The Line, with a strong push toward keeping pets safe while explosions are going on outside.


Fire Danger Douses Holiday Fireworks, Campfires

National forests and counties along Colorado’s Front Range and Eastern Plains are banning outside fires and fireworks as hot, dry weather keeps the fire danger high.


Fireworks (credit: CBS)

Denver Police To Crack Down On Illegal Fireworks This Independence Day

Police and firefighters in Denver are teaming up this Fourth of July holiday weekend to crack down on illegal fireworks. There is no such thing as legal fireworks in Denver.