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[New Hampshire] KEATING: They call me the 'Tobacco Lady'

Over the last couple of years, it has been an honor to be invited into local schools to educate youth in grades K-12 on the subject of tobacco. Our program enhances what they have already learned about healthy behaviors and the harmful effects of tobacco
Keene (NH) Sentinel
added Nov 1, 2013 14:58
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[New Hampshire] Council weighs making Rochester Common smoke-free

According to Mayor T.J. Jean, several residents have reached out to him recently in hopes of banning smoking at park. He said that a particular concern was shown in regard to smoking near the playground at Rochester Common, where children can often be fo
Foster's Democrat
added Aug 17, 2013 14:15
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[Massachusetts] Border Residents Flock to New Hampshire for Cheaper Smokes

Less than a week after a $1-a-pack cigarette increase takes effect in Massachusetts, smokers are flocking to New Hampshire for cheaper cigarettes.
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Aug 12, 2013 17:33
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[New Hampshire, Rhode Island, South Dakota] How much does Wisconsin collect from tobacco, alcohol and gas taxes?

Only three states draw a higher percentage of their tax revenue from the sale of tobacco products than Wisconsin, a new data set revealed. Wisconsin collected $645 million in taxes from tobacco sales in 2011, 4.21 percent of its $15 billion tax revenue
Wisconsin State Journal
added Jul 30, 2013 04:49
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[New Hampshire] VIDEO: Manchester, NH fire displacing more than 60 caused by cigarette

"Forty units, everybody's sleeping," he said. "It could have been disastrous." But amazingly, everyone escaped the Country Club Drive apartment building when it went up in flames overnight. The four-alarm blaze, caused by a cigarette tossed on a balcony
New England Cable News (NECN)
added Jul 30, 2013 02:49
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[New Hampshire] Outside counsel fees help push NH litigation tab over $2.3m

Another costly case has been called "the tobacco litigation," in which the state has been fighting for its share of a national settlement with major tobacco companies at a cost $71,725 for outside counsel in 2013. One of the highest profile cases of th
Manchester (NH) Union-Leader
added Jul 21, 2013 05:47
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[New Hampshire] NH Senate panel rejects cigarette tax hike

the Senate's budget committee voted Tuesday not to accept a House-proposed 20-cent cigarette tax hike and delays in several business tax credits worth a total of $53 million in revenue. The Republican-controlled Finance Committee voted 4-2 on the proposa
AP - Associated Press
added May 22, 2013 07:53
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[New Hampshire] Smoking materials blamed in $1 million Kittery home fire

Careless disposal of smoking materials is the "most likely" cause of a fire that destroyed an Oak Terrace home last Friday, said Fire Chief Dave O'Brien.
Portsmouth (NH) Herald
added May 7, 2013 07:25
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[New Hampshire] NH revenues $48M above projections in April due to business tax receipts, tobacco settlement

April revenue collections were $48 million above projections with $18 million from business taxes and $21 million from a settlement of litigation with tobacco manufacturers. The state also counted $6 million from a lawsuit over gasoline additive, MTBE.
AP - Associated Press
added May 3, 2013 23:00
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[New Hampshire] Extra tobacco settlement money could help NH balance this year's budget

A long-running legal dispute over settlement payments by tobacco companies has been resolved, state officials announced yesterday, freeing up money that could help New Hampshire balance its budget this year. Through the end of March, the state’s revenue
Concord (NH) Monitor
added Apr 25, 2013 14:01
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