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AUDIO: Big Tobacco Coughs Up ‘Corrective Statements’ — Arkansas Youth Might Miss The Message

“They seem to do the bare minimum,”...the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, is not one of them. The Sun and some other community newspapers sued for the ad contracts, and won. "It's really too bad that the Democrat-Gazette didn't get some of those ads," Mirive
KUAR FM 89.1 (Little Rock, AR)
added Dec 9, 2017 19:42
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3T® Heat not Burn On Fire In Arkansas

Vapor Tobacco Manufacturing announces Tobacco Superstores, one of the largest tobacco store chains in the USA, and Tobacco Town have added the 3T® organic technology Heat not Burn products in all their Arkansas locations.
PR Newswire
added Nov 17, 2017 22:05
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[Arkansas] Van Buren approves tobacco ban in parks

The City Council has passed an ordinance banning smoking in the city's parks. The ordinance, which went into effect immediately upon its passage Tuesday, prohibits the use of all tobacco products plus e-cigarettes and vaping products from Van Buren's six
Morning News of NW Arkansas
added Jun 28, 2017 13:34
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Arkansas looks to potentially cut state smoking cessation program

The Arkansas Department of Health said it costs about a million and a half dollars a year to run the line. But they said it's much cheaper to pay to help people quit smoking than treat them after they get cancer.
KTHV-DT CBS (Little Rock, AR)
added Jun 19, 2017 20:30
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[Arkansas] Council tables no-smoking ordinance in city parks

The Eureka Springs Parks and Recreation Department still doesn't have an official smoking policy in city parks. On Monday night, the Eureka Springs City Council tabled discussion on two proposed no-smoking ordinances in city parks. The council first loo
Lovely County (AR) Citizen
added Jan 11, 2017 21:12
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[Arkansas] Pebbles Fagan Steps In as New Tobacco Center Director at UAMS (Movers & Shakers)

Pebbles Fagan has been named the director of the Center for the Study of Tobacco at the Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.
Arkansas Business
added Nov 15, 2016 06:26
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Study Spotlights Arkansas' High Rate of Cigarette-Related Deaths

One-third of cancer deaths in Arkansas are due to cigarettes... Michael Keck, government relations director for the American Cancer Society in Arkansas said the state's history of tobacco-related public policies has contributed to the problem. "Because o
Public News Service (PNS)
added Oct 31, 2016 18:07
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[Arkansas] 33% of state cancer deaths smoking-linked, study finds

ranking the state second behind Kentucky... Arkansas topped the U.S. in the percentage of cigarette-related cancer deaths among men -- 40 percent -- and ranked fourth among women, at 26 percent
Morning News of NW Arkansas
added Oct 26, 2016 13:30
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[Arkansas] Prosecutors Mull Criminal Charge Against H.S. Student Who Blew Cigar Smoke In Teacher's Face

Arkansas prosecutors are considering filing a criminal charge against a high school student who lit a cigar in class and then blew smoke in his teacher’s face three times, according to police.
The Smoking Gun
added Dec 18, 2015 19:48
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[Arkansas] 3 state agencies ahead of any smoking ban

Three public housing authorities in Arkansas already have some form of no-smoking policy. HUD began encouraging housing authorities to adopt such rules voluntarily in 2009. That year, the Little Rock agency now known as the Metropolitan Housing Alliance
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
added Nov 14, 2015 15:00
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