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E-cigarette blamed for house fire in Idaho, electronic cigarette battery overcharged and exploded

Idaho fire officials said an electronic cigarette exploded and started a fire while a family of four slept in their house. Thanks to the smoke alarm, Jason Burns and his parents were able to quickly put out a blaze in the living room with a fire extingu
WPTV NewsChannel 5 (West Palm Beach, FL)
added Nov 5, 2013 17:19
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[Idaho] E-cigarettes Turn Up in Schools

The Cassia County Sheriff’s Office cited five underage students at the school in October for possession, use or distribution of tobacco or e-cigarettes. The battery-powered e-cigarettes provide aerosol doses of nicotine and other additives. The devices
Twin Falls (ID) Times-News
added Nov 3, 2013 22:56
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[Idaho] Blog: Study Shows Increasing Use of E-cigarettes by Youth

Read the full story on electronic cigarette use in MagicValley high schools in the Nov. 3 edition of the Times-News or online at Magicvalley.com
Twin Falls (ID) Times-News
added Nov 2, 2013 15:47
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[Idaho] City Officials in McCall, Meridian Consider No-Smoking Efforts

The McCall Star-News reports that the McCall City Council held a special forum to allow the community to weigh in on a proposal that would require smoke-free workplaces in the Valley County community. Advocates from Smokefree Idaho and health-care provi
Boise (ID) Weekly
added Oct 20, 2013 10:53
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[Idaho] Drs. Oz & Roizen: Ads may inspire you to quit smoking, but useful tips help

A new round of ads in the CDC’s Tips from Former Smokers campaign is set to air next spring. But don’t wait until then to kick your habit. Not when another new smoking report reveals just how fast the health benefits roll in. In a study that looked at th
The Idaho Statesman
added Oct 13, 2013 15:45
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[Idaho] EDITORIAL: E-cigarettes need regulation

There are still many questions to be answered about the health impacts of electronic cigarettes, and until they are, cities will face the challenge of how restrictive they will be in allowing citizens to use them. But tighter FDA regulations, for the ti
Idaho Press-Tribune
added Sep 29, 2013 21:04
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[Idaho] Best Local Smokeshop 2013

We know. But if you gotta light up, Boiseans are in luck when it comes to buying their Lucky Strikes. For more than 10 years running, Hannifin's, in downtown Boise, takes the top prize. It's classic, classy and in a class of its own, according to Boise We
Boise (ID) Weekly
added Sep 26, 2013 06:38
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[Idaho] NIC: Tobacco-Free no more

“There’s a compromise,” said Dean of Students and Director of Health Services Linda Michals. “We’ve created some smoking areas for people to be able to smoke.” Alex Harris, director of student development, said the large number of students that refused
NIC Sentinel (North Idaho College)
added Sep 16, 2013 22:07
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[Canada] Justices: Idaho can regulate tribal cigarette shipments

Idaho Supreme Court on Thursday bolstered the state's power to regulate cigarettes shipped to Indian-owned businesses with a ruling that concludes Native American sovereignty does not pre-empt state law in the matter. In their nine-page ruling, justices
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 15, 2013 19:31
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Investigators blame discarded cigarette for central Idaho fire

Boise National Forest Spokesman Dave Olson says the forest is seeking public help in finding the person responsible for tossing a burning cigarette that ignited the so-called Frasier Fire.
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 14, 2013 11:54
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