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[Michigan] Iosco talks tobacco ban at all owned sites after smoking blamed for blaze ($$)

members of the Iosco County Board of Commissioners were informed Wednesday, April 16, that one of their employees is believed to have unintentionally caused the blaze. As a result, commissioners are considering enacting a new policy which would ban tobacc
Iosco County (MI) News-Herald
added Apr 23, 2014 09:05
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[Michigan] City Council ordinance bans smoking in public areas

The Ann Arbor City Council passed the long-debated smoking ordinance Monday night by a vote of 9-2 with only Councilmembers Jane Lumm (I–Ward 2) and Jack Eaton (D–Ward 4) voting against the ordinance. The ordinance now makes smoking near bus stops and w
Michigan Daily [U. of Michigan]
added Apr 23, 2014 08:50
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[Michigan] City Council ordinance bans smoking in public areas

The Ann Arbor City Council passed the long-debated smoking ordinance Monday night by a vote of 9-2 with only Councilmembers Jane Lumm (I–Ward 2) and Jack Eaton (D–Ward 4) voting against the ordinance. The ordinance now makes smoking near bus stops and wi
Michigan Daily [U. of Michigan]
added Apr 22, 2014 11:44
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[Michigan] Goodbye, Tobacco

Patrick Reynolds, son of R.J. Reynolds, founder of the second largest to­bacco company in the U.S., reso­nate. He spoke on campus Tuesday, April 8, and praised NMU’s new tobacco-free policy. In the fall, NMU will join 24 other colleges or universities i
The North Wind (Northern Michigan University)
added Apr 18, 2014 10:10
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[Michigan] City council passes read of smoking ordinance and same-sex marriage resolution

The smoke is beginning to clear. The ordinance received eight votes. Only Councilmembers Jane Lumm (I–Ward 2), Sumi Kailasapathy (D–Ward 1) and Jack Eaton (D–Ward 4) voted against the ordinance. The ordinance would prohibit citizens from smoking within
Michigan Daily [U. of Michigan]
added Apr 9, 2014 15:23
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[Michigan] Eaton Rapids policy change bans smoking at all city parks

A broadened city policy passed this week by the Eaton Rapids City Council will ban smoking at all city parks. City officials passed the measure at the March 24 City Council meeting by a vote of 5-0. The changes will ban smoking at all of Eaton Rapids' 1
Lansing (MI) State Journal
added Mar 30, 2014 19:49
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[Michigan] Smoke-Free Policies May Protect the Heart

A new study finds that hospitalizations for heart disease and stroke dipped slightly in Michigan after the state cracked down on smoking in bars and restaurants. But researchers can't say whether the smoking ban was directly responsible for the drop in
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 29, 2014 12:42
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[Michigan] Smoke-Free Air Policies Seem to Protect the Heart

A new study on the impact of Michigan's statewide smoking ban adds to mounting evidence that policies prohibiting tobacco smoking in workplaces and other public spaces may substantially improve public health by reducing heart disease and death, according
CardioSource (American College of Cardiology)
added Mar 27, 2014 13:35
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[Michigan] Tobacco money not going where intended

the proposal — sure to face an uncertain prospect in the Legislature — would help Snyder solve a dicey Detroit bankruptcy issue. Snyder has said he wants lawmakers to make a 20-year commitment of tobacco settlement revenue to match money raised by nine pr
Detroit (MI) News
added Mar 27, 2014 13:31
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[Michigan] 2014 Cherry Fest Will Not Have Smoking Sections

This year’s Cherry Festival in Traverse City will be missing one thing: a smoking section. Smoking corrals will be eliminated from the Open Space in Clinch Park on West Grand Traverse Bay. The city refused to allow smoking this year. In previous years,
Interlochen (MI) Public Radio
added Mar 26, 2014 12:57
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