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Boating safety stressed as Memorial Day Weekend nears

Posted: 05/19/2009 - ARDMORE, OK – This week marks National Safe Boating Week. And with Memorial Day weekend just around the corner, many people are already planning for some fun in the sun. But before you finalize your lake plans, the U.S. Coast Guard has a sobering statistic - 90 percent of drowning victims in recreational boating accidents were not wearing life jackets. So the National Safe Boating Council wants to remind you to practice safety on the water.

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Safe Family: Lightning safety

Posted: 04/30/2009 - More than 1,000 people are killed by lightning strikes each year, and the National Weather Service says that's more than those killed by tornadoes or hurricanes. After Wednesday’s thunder and lightning, we remember just how important it is to protect yourself in our Safe Family report.

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Safe Family: Swine flu

Posted: 04/28/2009 - Most everyone is concerned about contracting the swine flu, but doctors say there is little reason to panic. Here’s our Safe Family report.

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Safe Family: Alcohol & boating

Posted: 03/31/2009 - A weekend fishing expedition turned tragic over the weekend on Lake Texoma. Adverse weather conditions caused a boat carrying five fishermen to capsize killing one of them. Today we examined another danger on the waters― alcohol and boating ―in our Safe Family report.

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Safe Family: Teen dating violence

Updated: 03/26/2009 - Teen dating violence is becoming a big problem across the U.S. Nearly half of the states fail when it comes to grading them on protecting victims. In this Safe Family report, how you can take action against teen violence.

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Safe Family: Steroids & high school athletes

Updated: 03/24/2009 - High school athletes are not only injecting themselves with illegal steroids, some students may be taking them without even knowing it. CBS News’ Kelly Cobiella has more in this Safe Family report.

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Safe Family: Food safety

Posted: 03/17/2009 - President Barack Obama has named a former New York City health commissioner to run the struggling Food and Drug Administration, hoping to get it back to the job of ensuring food is safe for consumers. CBS News’ Kimberly Dozier has more in this Safe Family report.

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Safe Family: ATVs

Posted: 02/26/2009 - A bill to allow farmers and ranchers to drive street-legal ATVs in rural areas has passed the Oklahoma Senate. Here's more in our Safe Family report.

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Safe Family: Driving and cell phones

Posted: 02/17/2009 - In today's Safe Family report, the Denison city council has taken a big step to help keep your children safe. We all know that talking on your cell phone while driving your car can be a little distracting, but what about when you are driving through a school zone with kids crossing the street?

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Safe Family: Tornado Safety

Updated: 02/12/2009 - Over the past few months severe weather has torn through our area, leaving behind devastation. FEMA has quite a bit of information and tips when it comes to staying safe.

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Safe Family: Identity theft

Posted: 02/10/2009 - In today's Safe Family report, a startling new survey shows that the number of Americans victimized by identity theft is on the rise. But victims are striking back quicker and limiting how much is stolen.

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Safe Family: Fire safe cigarettes

Posted: 02/03/2009 - Cigarettes across the nation are changing. Dozens of states will eventually have laws requiring stores to only sell cigarettes that are fire-safe. CBS News’ Alexis Christoforous explains in today's Safe Family report.

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Winter Weather Driving Tips

Posted: 01/27/2009 - Treacherous winter conditions can make travel along Texas and Oklahoma roads a dangerous proposition.

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Safe Family: Safe driving

Posted: 01/20/2009 - More than 11 million crashes take place on U.S. roads every year, and most crashes are a direct result of dangerous driving. In today's Safe Family report we look at how you can prevent tragedies behind the wheel.

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Safe Family: Heating your home safely

Posted: 01/06/2009 - With winter and cold temperatures now here, it’s time to turn up the heat. In today's Safe Family report, we have some simple tips to prevent home heating fire hazards.

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Safe Family: Railroad Crossing Safety

Posted: 12/30/2008 - As a southern Oklahoma community mourns the loss of a longtime coach and educator, we look at the dangers of railroad crossings in this Safe Family report.

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Safe Family: Tips for a Safe & Happy Holiday

Posted: 12/23/2008 - This year we're helping you learn ways to keep yourself and your property safe during the holidays. Lt. David Hawley of the Grayson County Sheriff's Office stopped by First News again to share tips for a safe and happy holiday.

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Safe Family: Baby formula warning

Posted: 12/02/2008 - In today's Safe Family report, a warning to all parents after traces of melamine, a toxic chemical, is found in baby formula.

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Safe Family: Christmas light safety

Posted: 11/25/2008 - While the weather is nice, lots of folks will start hanging those Christmas lights outside. Here’s our Safe Family warning about what could be a fire hazard.

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Safe Family: Holiday travel

Updated: 11/20/2008 - In addition to the usual stresses of the holidays comes the added load of traffic woes. This boost in gridlock hits right when the days are their shortest and the weather its unfriendliest. To avoid the pitfalls and potholes of winter-holiday driving, consider these handy tips.

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