Headlines Tagged with Oregon — 2,882 headlines found
Cigar smokers in Oregon could soon have to pay more in taxes. A legislative committee could advance a measure as soon as Tuesday that would remove a cap on the cigar tax. Analysts say lawmakers could expect to raise a smokin' $5 million per year in extra
Jun 22, 2015 Northwest Public Radio (Pullman, WA)
added Jun 26, 2015 15:21
The man was smoking in bed shortly before 11 p.m. when he had a stroke and couldn’t escape from the fire that soon spread throughout the home in the 1900 block of Dogwood Drive, officials said.
Apr 10, 2014 Eugene (OR) Register-Guard
added Apr 10, 2014 17:44
Oregon is getting a $4 million boost from the Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement to fight youth smoking, the first time funds from the settlement are actually being used in the state to fight tobacco use.
Sep 9, 2013 The Business Journal Portland (OR)
added Sep 10, 2013 13:16
public debate was held on whether to ban smoking in all Portland parks. The plan would ban smoking of cigarettes, cigars, smokeless tobacco, e-cigarettes and marijuana in public parks, trails and natural areas, with violators being cited or thrown
Feb 11, 2015 KOIN-TV Ch. 6
added Feb 13, 2015 15:27
city council unanimously approved a ban on the use of all forms of tobacco and electronic cigarettes in city parks beginning on Dec. 9. The ban will also apply to sidewalks, parking areas, buildings and structures that are part of the city’s parks and re
Nov 11, 2015 HalfWheel
added Nov 11, 2015 20:43
A Eugene woman was flown by to a Portland burn center after she was injured while smoking near a medical oxygen system in her home.
Jul 15, 2012 The Bend (OR) Bulletin
added Jul 15, 2012 13:12
E-cigarettes, the rapidly growing alternative to traditional cigarettes, were the focus of a hearing in Salem on Tuesday. Here's one way to tell that e-cigarettes are different than their normal counterparts: E-cigarettes are hawked by celebrities.
Sep 17, 2013 Northwest Public Radio (Pullman, WA)
added Sep 21, 2013 22:25
this letter, we describe the exemptions in Oregon's Indoor Clean Air Act (ICAA), subsequent proliferation of hookah lounges and associated monetary costs, as well as patterns in youth hookah use. To our knowledge, this is the first such published study i
Apr 12, 2014 Tobacco Control
added Apr 12, 2014 14:53
An unfair trade practices lawsuit against Philip Morris brought by two women who smoked Marlboro Lights will not go forward as a class action, the Oregon Supreme Court held. Marilyn C. Pearson and Laura Grandin sued Philip Morris in Multnomah County,
Oct 26, 2015 Courthouse News
added Oct 26, 2015 18:38
“If we can accomplish those goals without a rule that would be difficult to enforce, we should try that first,” said a spokesman for the Parks and Recreation Department, and we wish that sentiment were more common in government.
Nov 10, 2014 Corvallis (OR) Gazette-Times
added Nov 10, 2014 23:39