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LePage Vetoes Fireworks Restrictions

LePage Vetoes Fireworks Restrictions

| March 11, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Maine Gov. Paul LePage has vetoed a bill that would’ve placed some limits on fireworks use. LePage said the bill that would’ve restricted the use of fireworks before noon and clarified that their irresponsible use could represent disorderly conduct represented “heavy-handed regulations.” He also said the bill “seeks to roll back […]

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Informing Customers of the Rules and Safety Measures of Fireworks

Informing Customers of the Rules and Safety Measures of Fireworks

| July 1, 2013

Later this week, many folks will be celebrating Independence Day by setting off a few fireworks. While this activity can be fun, it can also be dangerous. News Source 8′s Jenna Callari has more on what stores are doing to inform consumers of the rules.

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Pyro City Doing Well in Sales

Pyro City Doing Well in Sales

| March 22, 2013

A venture that opened up almost a year ago in Presque Isle thanks to a law that came with a SPARK of controversy. Today that business is faring somewhat well. Shawn Cunningham brings us an update on Pyro City Presque Isle.

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Fireworks Complaints

Fireworks Complaints

| July 6, 2012

With the legalization of fireworks in Maine, comes a little period of getting used to certain aspects of the explosive devices. Dick Palm explains.

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Pets and Fireworks

Pets and Fireworks

| July 4, 2012

Before you set off those fireworks this Fourth of July holiday– take a minute to think about your family pet or perhaps your neighbors. Our Dick Palm explains why firecrackers and Fido simply don’t mix.

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