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Legislator to resubmit fireworks measure

  • CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM

    Aerial fireworks exploded above Kalihi as revelers celebrated the New Year.

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    “The department has always been in favor of a total ban because fireworks enforcement in general is just so difficult.”

    Alan Bluemke

    Central patrol assistant chief, Honolulu Police Department

Following a New Year’s fireworks accident that killed a woman in Kapolei, state lawmakers will likely reconsider boosting inspections of the shipping containers that authorities say are used to smuggle in most of Oahu’s illegal pyrotechnics. Read more

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