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[Vermont] Man lights cigarette in truck with leaky propane tank

A man suffered minor burns at Woodford State Park Aug. 3 when he lit a cigarette in the cab of his truck where a propane tank had been leaking. According to Vermont State Police, the gas ignited, causing an explosion that blew the truck's two doors open
Bennington (VT) Banner
added Aug 12, 2015 13:40
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[Vermont] Call for smoking buffer zone sparks debate in Rutland

Concerned for the health of his son and the overall appearance of the apartment complex, Jalbert took his concerns to the city. He asked Rutland City's Board of Aldermen for an ordinance banning smoking near multiunit apartments.
WCAX-TV Ch. 3 (Burlington, VT)
added Apr 22, 2015 18:34
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[Vermont] UVM Campus Smoking-Ban Proposal Sparks Debate

she opposes a proposal to ban tobacco altogether from the UVM campus. The new rule was supposed to go into effect in January but stalled partly due to objections from students. College students are adults, and they should be free to make decisions about
Seven Days (Burlington, VT)
added Mar 25, 2015 12:39
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[Vermont] AUDIO: Smoking, chewing now illegal on Church Street

Vermont's most popular outdoor pedestrian mall. The controversial new rules also ban e-cigarettes and chewing tobacco. Most Burlington smokers know about the new tobacco ban by now. It is pretty hard to miss when you walk down Church Street: Every 15 fee
North Country Public Radio
added Dec 21, 2014 05:55
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[Connecticut, Massachusetts] Vermont's Tobacco Heritage Explored In New Book

Dale and Darcy Cahill are the authors of Tobacco Sheds: Vanishing Treasures of the Connecticut River Valley. They traveled around Vermont, Connecticut, and Massachusetts, documenting these sheds and researching the history of tobacco farming in the regio
Vermont Public Radio (VPR)
added Jul 7, 2014 21:55
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Do You Smoke? Or Vape? E-Cigarettes Pick Up Steam in Vermont

The Northeast Kingdom is about to get its first electronic cigarette store. Lyndonville will follow a trail blazed in Castleton, where there is a business that sells the vaporizers, and makes the liquid ingredients. E-cigs are also being sold in conveni
Vermont Public Radio (VPR)
added Dec 28, 2013 01:45
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How Healthy Are We? Vermont Ranked #2 Healthiest State after the New #1, Hawaii

While smoking rates have dropped, 16.5 percent of Vermonters smoke, compared to 10.6 percent of Hawaiians.
Vermont Department of Health
added Dec 13, 2013 00:34
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[Vermont] Proposed International Treaty Could Hamper State Policy

There’s concern a proposed international trade agreement could force Vermont to roll back regulations controlling the sale and marketing of tobacco products. A state commission is looking at ways to influence deliberations over the treaty.
Vermont Public Radio (VPR)
added Oct 3, 2013 12:28
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[Vermont] LETTER: How we can do more

Other hospitals and organizations across the state, including community coalitions and Support Services at Home, are working with property managers and tenants to ensure a successful transition to healthy, smoke-free living. To learn more, visit the Ameri
(Barre, VT) Times Argus
added Aug 20, 2013 05:38
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[Vermont] RJ Reynolds Hit With $8.3M Judgment Over Eclipse Ads ($$)

Superior Judge Dennis R. Pearson entered a final judgment Monday that ordered Reynolds to cough up the civil penalty partly as a sanction for contempt of a 1998 consent decree from the same court and violation of the master settlement agreement reference
Law360
added Jun 6, 2013 10:28
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