Articles tagged with: Fourth of July

06 July 2015

One dead after firework accident in Maine

Posted in U.S. & World News

Calais, MN -- (WCSH) One person is dead after a fireworks mishap Saturday night. Twenty-two-year-old Devon Staples died instantly when he put a fireworks mortar on his head and set it off, said Mai ...

06 July 2015

Medford man arrested after firing shots in the air

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A Medford man is in jail after police say he started firing a gun into the air.  Medford Police arrested 32-year-old Hector Sanchez-Navarro. Police say he stood in the middle of B ...

25 June 2015

AAA names fourth of July busiest travel holiday

Posted in U.S. & World News

The busiest travel weekend is right around the corner and nearly 42 Americans will be traveling for the 4th of JulyIt’s the biggest number of travelers since 2007, 13% of the population will be he ...

01 July 2014

Holiday travel forecast

Posted in Local, Regional

AAA and IHS predict 41 million travelers will journey at least 50 miles from home this upcoming Independence Day Holiday weekend. This represents an increase of 1.9 percent relative to the 40.3 mill ...

01 July 2014

Gas prices on the rise

Posted in Local

Gas prices may put a damper on your celebrations if you're hitting the road this weekend.  According to AAA prices are expected to be at their highest level in six years. AAA says the troubling eve ...