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[Michigan] “Kick Butts Day” focuses on tobacco industry

Today is “National Kick Butts Day”. Besides having a colorful name the day is dedicated to encouraging activism against the tobacco industry and nicotine addiction in the United States.
WLNS 6 News (Lansing, MI)
added Mar 15, 2017 14:36
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[Georgia] Boys & Girls Clubs of Albany hosts Kick Butts Day anti-tobacco rally

Janice Hayes, a member of the Greater Atlanta Voice Masters laryngectomy group, made the first attempt to bring that message home on Monday when she spoke of her smoking-related cancer experience that led to her receiving a laryngectomy, and the conseque
Albany (GA) Herald
added Mar 14, 2017 19:09
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CVS Health Takes Next Step in Five-Year Commitment to Deliver the First Tobacco-Free Generation

announced it will fund $10 million in new and expanded partnerships and programs to launch the second year of Be The First, the company's five year, $50 million commitment to help deliver the nation's first tobacco-free generation. The partnerships and pr
CVS Health (CVS Caremark)
added Mar 14, 2017 01:33
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[New York] Teens warn against tobacco usage through paintings

Students from Elmira, Notre Dame and Watkins Glen high schools, as part of the Reality Check of Chemung, Schuyler and Steuben counties, painted storefront windows on the Williams Capital Corporation building Water Street in Elmira. Kelly Gampel / Staff V
Elmira (NY) Star-Gazette
added Mar 11, 2017 23:58
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Potsdam girl wins Kick Butts Day Art Contest with 'The Smoking Gun' artwork

First place was award to Emily Theobald of Potsdam. Her artwork, entitled “The Smoking Gun” depicts the deadly effects of secondhand smoke, particularly on infants and children. “We would like to commend her on her artistry and emphasis on such an import
North Country (NY) This Week
added Apr 18, 2016 14:33
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[Missouri] Team attends rally at the Capitol

The Tobacco Free Missouri Youth team from Farmington High School traveled to Jefferson City on March 16 to join nearly 150 Missouri youth from across the state for the Clear MO Air Rally at the Capitol on Kick Butts Day.
Park Hills (MO) Daily Journal
added Mar 25, 2016 13:10
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[Minnesota] Lincoln Park kicks butts

A "Kick Butts" (as in cigarette butts) Day celebration, hosted by the Lincoln Park Children and Families Collaborative and Fond du Lac Community Health Services focused on educating the public on the dangers of commercial tobacco.
Duluth (MN) Budgeteer
added Mar 18, 2016 22:50
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[California] Modesto students out to kick big tobacco’s butts

Why, knowing the health dangers and having helped her mom quit, did she start smoking herself? The simple answer, Jessy said: stress. “But I knew it wasn’t healthy, especially if I like sports.” Fighting tobacco became an important enough cause that the
Modesto (CA) Bee
added Mar 17, 2016 12:48
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Kids Across Maryland Take on "Big Tobacco"

Tobacco companies try to lure young smokers through splashy ads in magazines, price discounts in stores and flavored e-cigarette products with names such as cotton candy, gummy bear and fruit punch, according to the Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids. The org
Public News Service (PNS)
added Mar 15, 2016 12:30
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[Ohio] Local youth participate in anti-tobacco campaign in Painesville

Several youth activists will participate in an event at the Salvation Army of Lake County in Painesville for the national “Kick Butts Day.”...The Lake Geauga Ashtabula Tobacco Prevention Coalition, a partnership of organizations with the common goal of pr
Willoughby (OH) News-Herald
added Mar 14, 2016 10:03
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