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[North Carolina] Aldermen to close holes in smoking ban

The ban, which passed Nov. 6 with the support of about 65 percent of Wrightsville Beach voters, has been plagued with questions about enforcement. Currently, the non-smoking area of the beachfront is along the ocean from Jack Parker Boulevard to the nor
Wilmington (NC) Star-News
added Dec 14, 2012 17:16
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[North Carolina] Groups: State should restore spending for tobacco-prevention programs

A coalition of public-health advocacy groups took North Carolina’s elected leaders to task Thursday for keeping the funding spigot cut off for tobacco-prevention programs. The coalition issues an annual national report on tobacco-prevention funding that
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 9, 2012 15:35
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[North Carolina] Condo fire started by cigarette in a trash can

The fire made 12 units uninhabitable at the Oakgrove Crossing condominiums at 3471 Forestdale Drive.
Burlington (NC) Times-News
added Nov 28, 2012 04:02
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[North Carolina] Orange County bans smoking in public places

The Board of County Commissioners voted 6-1 on Tuesday to approve the smoking ban for property owned by county and municipal governments, including parks and sidewalks. The ban also extends to private property where the public is invited.
WRAL-TV (Raleigh, NC)
added Nov 22, 2012 06:35
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[North Carolina] Belmont man dies in house fire that likely started from smoking bucket

A 78-year-old man has died after a house fire started early Monday in Gaston County, according to officials.
Charlotte (NC) Observer
added Nov 12, 2012 15:33
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Proposed Cuts to North Carolina’s Highly Successful Tobacco Prevention Programs Will Hurt Kids and Increase Health Care Costs

Statement of Matthew L. Myers, President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 31, 2012 07:23
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[North Carolina] Successful petition forcing Wrightsville Beach's hand on smoking ban

Wilmington (NC) Star-News
added May 25, 2012 02:20
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[North Carolina] Altria and Liggett join anti-smokers in pressuring roll-your-own shops

Raleigh (NC) News & Observer
added Mar 30, 2012 00:00
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[Puerto Rico, North Carolina] UPDATE 1-Reynolds American to shut 2 plants, cut about 60 jobs

Reuters
added May 28, 2010 00:00
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[North Carolina] Merger planned by tobacco dealers

No. 2, of Virginia, to buy Wilson-based No. 3
Raleigh (NC) News & Observer
added Nov 9, 2004 00:00
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