CAPE GIRARDEAU — As soaring temperatures scorch Missouri, some communities are canceling their Fourth of July fireworks displays or telling residents not to shoot off their personal stashes of bottle rockets and Roman candles.
Missouri cities say no to fireworks amid dry conditions
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