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Fireworks Sales Good At Pyrocity Maine Presque Isle Store

| June 23, 2014

The summer season means barbeques, get togethers and fireworks. Its good business for one local merchant. Shawn Cunningham reports. Dave Basely and his associate Rob Kierstead are putting up BOOMER, the Inflatable Gorilla. He’s a big customer draw to Pyrocity Maine’s Presque Isle store. And right now, business is good. Corrie Kierstead is the Pyrocity […]

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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

| 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

| 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

| 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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