Headlines Tagged with New Mexico — 863 headlines found
Gov. Susana Martinez’s decision to strike down a proposed cash infusion into New Mexico’s tobacco settlement fund has left some anti-cancer advocates steamed. During this year’s legislative session, lawmakers voted to use the tobacco fund as a money sour
Apr 9, 2013 Albuquerque Journal
added Apr 10, 2013 14:38
State Land Commissioner Ray Powell is prohibiting smoking, open fires and fireworks on state trust land because of the risk of wildfires.
Mar 26, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Mar 26, 2013 13:45
A proposal to temporarily shore up the state's lottery-funded college scholarship program would end the flow of tobacco settlement payments into a 12-year-old state trust fund ... Senators on Tuesday voted 40-0 for a measure that would use 25 percent of
Mar 9, 2013 Albuquerque Journal
added Mar 10, 2013 12:32
New Mexico spends only a fraction of the money it collects from tobacco-related taxes and court settlements on programs aimed at controlling and preventing tobacco use, the American Lung Association said in a report issued Wednesday.
Jan 17, 2013 Santa Fe (NM) New Mexican
added Jan 19, 2013 22:14
Federal and local law enforcement officers raided several smoke shops Wednesday in Las Cruces, as well as one business in Sunland Park, as part of a nationwide investigation into the alleged production and distribution of synthetic drugs.
Jul 26, 2012 Las Cruces (NM) Sun-News
added Jul 27, 2012 12:06
The Santa Fe County Housing Authority Board last month adopted a policy prohibiting smoking inside all units and public spaces at its three housing sites: Camino Jacobo, Valle Vista and Santa Cruz.
Jul 17, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Jul 17, 2012 06:50
[New Mexico] GOLDMAN: Their View: Global warming deniers same as those who argue tobacco is good for your health
Fact is, Representative Pearce is beginning to look like some North Carolina congressman still insisting that tobacco is harmless to smokers.
Jul 8, 2012 Silver City (NM) Sun-News
added Jul 8, 2012 13:14
a fire that burned more than 350 acres of the wooded area along the Rio Grande was most likely sparked by an electronic cigarette. Village Administrator John Avila says an employee apparently dropped the device while patrolling on June 20.
Jul 5, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Jul 6, 2012 04:22
[New Mexico] Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Honors Nataanii Hatathlie of Kirtland, NM As Youth Advocate of the Year
--Leadership in Fight Against Tobacco Recognized Nationally--
May 16, 2012 PR Newswire
added May 17, 2012 13:21
Q: Do I have only 800 words to write about the ill-effects of maternal smoking?
Apr 9, 2012 Albuquerque Journal
added Apr 24, 2012 23:02