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U.S. fire official warns of risks for Hawaii, strain on firefighters

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                                U.S. Fire Administrator Lori Moore-Merrell, right, met with Maui Fire Department firefighters Saturday at the Lahaina firehouse.

    KEVIN KNODELL / KKNODELL@STARADVERTISER.COM

    U.S. Fire Administrator Lori Moore-Merrell, right, met with Maui Fire Department firefighters Saturday at the Lahaina firehouse.

The visit came as firefighters across the islands spent a week responding to fires on Maui, Oahu and Hawaii island at a time officials hoped that the rainy season would help quell the flames. Read more

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