Headlines Tagged with Maine — 1,290 headlines found
Downeast Pharmacy stopped selling the products in 1993, a bold move then, and Bow Street Market has done the same.
Feb 6, 2014 Portland (ME) Press-Herald
added Feb 6, 2014 12:27
After reading about the Legislature’s veto override for smoking cessation for welfare recipients, all I could say was: “My God! Whatever became of the tobacco settlement money the state supposedly gets?” That money was never used for anyone who wanted t
Feb 1, 2014 Central Maine Morning Sentinel
added Feb 2, 2014 00:13
The Democratic-controlled House voted 131-10 in support of the bill that provides insurance coverage of costs for tobacco-cessation treatment for Medicaid program members. In his veto letter, Republican Gov. Paul LePage said the bill eliminates cost sha
Jan 16, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Jan 17, 2014 05:49
[Maine] ‘More dangerous on a dose-by-dose basis than cigarette smoke’: Concerns about wood-stove smoke prompt state review
Wood smoke as a public health issue hasn’t gained much traction. This is Maine; Maine is wood. Yet, according to Ed Miller, senior vice president for policy at the American Lung Association of the Northeast, “It’s actually more dangerous on a dose-by-do
Nov 25, 2013 Bangor (ME) Daily News
added Nov 25, 2013 12:48
The University of New England announced this week that it will become a 100 percent tobacco- and smoke-free campus effective July 1.
Nov 21, 2013 keepMEcurrent.com (Westbrook, ME)
added Nov 25, 2013 10:03
the scenario typifies the gray area around e-cigarettes. In this tale of two mothers, Gorham sees them as the wave of the future and the lesser of two evils. Simon worries they represent another way for the tobacco industry to make a buck on nicotine addi
Nov 17, 2013 Kennebec Journal
added Nov 17, 2013 13:07
at the very least, we favor returning to the earlier USTR "safe harbor" proposal as at least a starting point for further negotiations, although we would prefer a more comprehensive approach which goes further to exempt or "carve out" tobacco control meas
Aug 22, 2013 Maine.gov
added Oct 24, 2013 09:11
A report on attempts to make illegal purchases shows that Maine is one of the two best states in America at thwarting sales to minors.
Aug 27, 2013 Portland (ME) Press-Herald
added Aug 27, 2013 10:40
2007, Bangor became the first Maine community to prohibit smoking in vehicles containing children. In 2008, this became state law. Since then, however, several police agencies in Maine say they’ve cited or only even warned a handful of smokers for indulg
Jul 10, 2013 Bangor (ME) Daily News
added Jul 10, 2013 17:14
Town Manager Peter Nielsen says, at the council's request, he's drafting an amendment to the town's control of public areas ordinance after council members said they would like to at least consider the move.
Jul 3, 2013 WABI-TV CBS 5 (Bangor, ME)
added Jul 3, 2013 09:36