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The figure is also a 46% increase from just two years ago.
Last year set a record with 4,432 firearms discovered in carry-on bags or on passengers.
The total includes the $200,000 the businessman loaned himself in his first run for office.
The possession of 3 grams or less of marijuana will be subject only to a $130 fine under the new law.
The longtime general manager will leave his Hawaii News Now post Jan. 15.
The new law, which goes into effect Wednesday, calls for default beverages such as milk or water.