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[North Carolina] REED: Guest column: Is vaping safe?

switching to vaping may lead to “harm reduction” and decreased health risks, but that comes at the cost of making vaping, and by extension smoking, socially acceptable again and especially exposing young people to new forms of nicotine addiction. Time wil
Asheville (NC) Citizen-Times
added Oct 6, 2015 14:21
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[North Carolina] History Makers: Jule Körner

Körner, with a reputation for being audacious, was hired by the Blackwell Durham Tobacco Co. as the head of advertising for its Bull Durham smoking tobacco. He conceived a campaign that featured bulls and short, catchy slogans painted on billboards and bu
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Oct 1, 2015 23:22
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[Illinois, North Carolina] What teens don’t know about e-cigarettes could hurt them

Tricks and novelty aside, Dean Kostopoulos, who graduated from Naperville North last spring, said the attraction isn’t complicated: Teens think vaping is fun. “Everyone feels like (vaping) is a more healthy way to smoke, but it’s more for the thrill of
Raleigh (NC) News & Observer
added Sep 28, 2015 18:41
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[North Carolina] Grape industry importance increases in county, state

In 1999, the Golden Leaf Foundation was established to transition North Carolina away from a tobacco-based economy. By 2003, the Yadkin Valley was designated as the first viticulture area...since the decline of “King Tobacco” in North Carolina, grapes an
The Dispatch (Lexington, NC)
added Sep 18, 2015 11:56
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[Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia] TOBACCO-CONTROL POLICIES IN TOBACCO-GROWING STATES: WHERE TOBACCO WAS KING

tobacco companies prioritized blocking tobacco-control policies in tobacco-growing states and partnered with tobacco farmers to oppose tobacco-control policies. The 1998 Master Settlement Agreement..., the 2004 tobacco-quota buyout, and the companies’ inc
Milbank Quarterly
added Sep 13, 2015 13:35
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[North Carolina] EDITORIAL: Needed: a breath of fresh air

Granite Quarry-and Rowan County, for that matter-should set a good example and at least make their parks places to breathe in smoke-free, chemical-free air. At least do it for the kids.
Salisbury (NC) Post
added Sep 13, 2015 10:46
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[North Carolina] 'Vapers,' vendors say they are here to stay

Smoke billowed from the nearly 1,500 “vapers” who filled the bottom floor of the Benton Convention Center on Friday. The thick fog — reaching from floor to ceiling at VapeMania 15 — was a clear sign of those consumers’ preference for vaporizers over elec
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Sep 5, 2015 16:06
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[North Carolina] Winston Cup Museum could reopen this month

Spencer, the president of JKS Motorsports Inc., established the museum to commemorate 33 years of R.J. Reynolds TobaccoCo.'s sponsorship in NASCAR. RJR, through its Winston brand, sponsored NASCAR's top series from 1971 through 2003.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 5, 2015 12:27
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[North Carolina] EDITORIAL: Good for warnings, child-resistant packaging

"We're concerned about the bootleggers of these liquids who are selling products without warning labels"... We hope this new law will be disincentive enough to stop it from happening. These toxic liquids are nothing to play with, for children or adults.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 1, 2015 15:35
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[North Carolina] Sally Elliott: Cultivating a fertile future for N.C. farmers

Forsyth Tech hopes to continue this outstanding partnership with the North Carolina Tobacco Trust Fund. We are currently seeking funding for the creation of an Agricultural Training Center at our Stokes County campus. This training facility will serve to
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 29, 2015 11:34
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