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[Montana] CAHILL: Kids targeted with e-cigs, sweet tobacco flavors

the odds of smoking more than doubled for teens who visited a store with tobacco advertising at least twice per week. Parents need to be aware that their kids are being targeted in stores and that these products are not safe.
Helena (MT) Independent Record
added Jun 17, 2017 16:10
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[Montana] Butte Health Department seeks Clark Park smoking ban

Those involved with the Tobacco Use Prevention Program at the Butte-Silver Bow Health Department are pushing for the ordinance to pass. Last Friday over 100 volunteers picked up about three gallons of cigarette butts at Clark Park.
NBC Montana (KECI, KTVM, KCFW)
added Jun 16, 2017 21:42
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[Montana] VIDEO: Proposed rule would ban indoor use of e-cigarettes in Yellowstone County, create 30-foot rule

You won't be able to use e-cigarettes in enclosed public spaces under new rules being proposed by the RiverStone Board of Health. The Board is also proposing to keep smoke from coming into buildings by preventing people from smoking within 30-feet of
KTVQ (Billings, MT)
added Jun 13, 2017 08:21
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[Montana] Proposal aimed to prohibit indoor use of E-cigs and vaping devices

The Riverstone Board of Health is proposing to strengthen Montana's Clean Indoor Act for Yellowstone County. The proposed rule is aimed to prohibit indoor use of electronic cigarettes and other vaping devices in public areas.
KULR - Ch. 8
added Jun 13, 2017 08:20
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[Montana] KINGFISHER: Tobacco industry threatens sustainable development

Local activities in Missoula will include an End of Year BBQ scheduled for Friday, June 2, from 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m., at McCormick Park in collaboration with Missoula County Public Schools Indian Education for All Department and Missoula Urban Indian Healt
The Missoulian
added Jun 2, 2017 03:29
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[Montana] LETTER: FERN: Taxing Tobacco

I too was hammered by e-mails mainly from users of vape products. Many said that they would have to go back to smoking if such a tax was implemented. I think the Big Tobacco/vaping industry orientation might have fallen short on logic to some of their st
Flathead Beacon (Kalispell, MT)
added May 30, 2017 21:20
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[Montana] New way to vape, new danger to teens

Teenage e-cigarette users have started using a new technique with electronic devices called “dripping.” Dripping refers to dropping e-liquid, which usually contains tobacco products and flavoring directly onto the heating element. A survey of more than a
Billings (MT) Gazette
added May 17, 2017 13:33
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[Montana] DPHHS: Tobacco industry finds new way to target kids

Forums in Missoula and Helena this week will focus on the number of kids using electronic cigarettes...there are no laws preventing companies from marketing e-cigarettes to kids. Tobacco company ads tout e-cigarettes as an alternative to, or for people
The Missoulian
added May 16, 2017 13:48
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[Montana] EDITORIAL: Proposed tobacco tax increase punitive, unfair

Montana Senate President Scott Sales’ comments.... “This tax is punitive to the people who are least able to pay, and we should not balance the budget on the backs of these people,” said Sales. We agree.
Great Falls (MT) Tribune
added Apr 10, 2017 18:59
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Republicans move to kill Montana tobacco tax increase

Republican lawmakers took steps Thursday to kill a proposed increase in Montana’s tobacco tax by voting for a procedural motion that will make it extremely difficult to bring the bill to the House floor for a vote. The tax hike, which passed the Senate l
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 6, 2017 21:18
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