Headlines Tagged with Alaska — 759 headlines found
The draft proposal has a broad scope, banning almost any form of tobacco use on UA property. Smoking, dipping, chewing and “other assimilation of tobacco products” is banned, including items such as electronic cigarettes and water pipes.
Dec 7, 2014 Fairbanks (AK) Daily News-Miner
added Dec 7, 2014 17:58
Research into adolescent psychology, ambitious antitobacco programs ... and public speaking projects like Mr. Patterson’s all support a powerful new insight into how to head off nicotine addiction before it starts: Stories work better than nagging
Dec 2, 2014 New York Times
added Dec 2, 2014 06:19
Should Petersburg tax tobacco products and e-cigarettes? That question goes before local voters in the Oct. 7 municipal election.
Oct 1, 2014 KTOO (Juneau, AK)
added Oct 3, 2014 01:42
Students voted last week to move forward with a proposal that would make the University of Alaska Anchorage a smoke- and tobacco-free campus. The referendum passed the preliminary election results by earning 719 votes in support of the initiative, a
Apr 15, 2014 The Northern Light (University of Alaska Anchorage)
added Apr 16, 2014 03:57
The smoking rate in Alaska dropped dramatically between 1996 and 2011, according to the most recent update of “Alaska Tobacco Facts,” ... It’s a free country, but smoking isn’t free. The costs in cash and health are high. Its good to see so many people
Jul 28, 2013 Juneau (AK) Empire
added Jul 28, 2013 18:43
The Alaska Housing Finance Corp. is seeking comments on a plan to ban smoking in more than 600 of its public housing units.
May 23, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added May 24, 2013 05:27
The Director of the Behavioral Health and Wellness Program at the University of Colorado, Dr. Chad Morris, will speak with Alaska tobacco and behavioral health experts today, January 8, as part of a summit at the Alaska Mental Health Trust Offices.
Jan 8, 2013 KTUU-Ch. 2 (Anchorage, AK)
added Jan 11, 2013 09:55
Nov 16, 2011 Altria Group, Inc.
added Nov 21, 2011 00:00
SB 63 – Regulation of Smoking On the final day of session, SB 63 passed into law. This bill protects Alaskan employees from the adverse health effects of secondhand smoke by providing a statewide smoke-free workplace law for businesses and public places
May 23, 2018 Cordova (AK) Times
added May 24, 2018 07:17
Hunter, accused Phillip Morris of defrauding smokers like her husband by manipulating them with false advertising. Her husband started smoking when he was 10, and died of lung cancer 40 years later. Phillip Morris doesn’t deny that it misled customers, bu
Apr 26, 2018 KYUK (Bethel, AK)
added Apr 27, 2018 16:11