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[North Carolina] ARCHIVE: SEDARIS: LETTING GO Smoking and non-smoking.

When I was in fourth grade, my class took a field trip to the American Tobacco plant in nearby Durham, North Carolina... Given my reputation as a strident non-smoker, it was funny how quickly I took to cigarettes. It was as if my life were a play, and th
The New Yorker
added Dec 3, 2016 00:18
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[North Carolina] Reynolds chairman plans to retire from board Dec. 31

Reynolds American Inc. said Thursday that Thomas Wajnert, its non-executive chairman for the past six years, is retiring from the board entirely at year’s end. The company said Oct. 19 that Wajnert would depart as chairman to allow Susan Cameron to shif
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 2, 2016 23:53
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[North Carolina] Smoking ban divides public housing residents

Here, the ban will affect 1,200 units in several major public housing apartment complexes, including Cleveland Avenue Homes, Piedmont Park Apartments, Crystal Towers, Sunrise Towers and Healy Towers. “We think it is a good thing, making the properties sa
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 2, 2016 22:12
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[North Carolina] Senator warns FDA that GOP will target e-cig regulations

U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., who won re-election Nov. 8, sent a letter Tuesday to FDA Commissioner Robert Califf that warns him that a Republican-controlled Congress and White House will target some, if not all, of the regulations that went into effect
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 30, 2016 06:04
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[North Carolina] ECU recieves grant to make campus tobacco-free

East Carolina University announced Nov. 14 it was one of 20 universities to receive a $20,000 grant from the American Cancer Society and CVS Health Foundation to make it campus tobacco-free.
The East Carolinian
added Nov 22, 2016 16:40
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[California, North Carolina] Manufacturers raise cigarette list prices by 8 cents per pack

This time, however, they added a cent to the typical increase, which analysts say will help offset the impact of a significant increase — by $2 to $2.87 a pack — in the California tobacco excise tax. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., ITG Brands LLC and Philip
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 12, 2016 22:06
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[North Carolina] Reynolds' Vuse tank style goes nationwide

R.J. Reynolds Vapor Co. has gone national once again with another style of its top-selling Vuse electronic cigarette, this time with its answer to vaporizer competition. Vuse Vibe is a pre-filled, closed vapor tank system with a rechargeable battery. It
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 11, 2016 21:28
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[North Carolina] Imperial Brands says expanded U.S. operations met expectations in first year

Imperial Brands Plc’s risky expansion in the U.S. market met revenue and market share expectations in its first year, the British tobacco manufacturer said Tuesday. Imperial reported more than doubling both its U.S. revenue to $1.83 billion and its U.S.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 8, 2016 22:25
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[North Carolina] County adopts plan to protect, grow farmlands

While it has been a challenge to replace tobacco’s 150-year history as the county’s mainstay cash crop, this plan promotes local food production combined with a diverse mix of timber and specialty agricultural products as part of the economic formula for
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 7, 2016 18:05
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[North Carolina] Hidden History II

Cocaine Alley was the nickname for Vine Street... “In 1912, you had Camel cigarettes introduced,” Brownlee says. “At that point Reynolds couldn’t find enough buildings to make Camels in, and so they began building buildings all around Cocaine Alley.”
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Oct 31, 2016 16:55
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