Headlines Tagged with Washington — 3,174 headlines found
[Washington] A new twist on vaping: Juuls are small, discreet, and have health and school officials concerned
“Juul is designed to look like a USB flash drive, making it easy to conceal from unsuspecting teachers or families,” says a Spokane Regional Health District alert. “The devices have an unusually high nicotine concentration – a single cartridge is equiva
Mar 13, 2018 The Spokesman-Review
added Mar 13, 2018 17:14
House Bill 1054 and Senate Bill 6048 are under consideration. We all know smoking kills; it’s time we prevent cigarettes and vapor products from getting in the hands of our children and teens and a new generation from becoming addicted to nicotine. Let’s
Feb 9, 2018 The Spokesman-Review
added Feb 16, 2018 17:23
Opponents say it'll create a massive commercial industry, like big tobacco, and exacerbate health problems. "Car crashes to problems with second hand smoke to school dropouts to workplace accidents," said Kevin Sabet, president of Smart Approaches to Ma
Feb 8, 2018 WHSV-TV3 Channel 3 (Harrisonburg, VA)
added Feb 9, 2018 01:59
A bill heard by the Washington Senate Labor and Commerce committee would raise the purchasing age for tobacco and vaping products to 21 in the state.
Feb 2, 2018 The Spokesman-Review
added Feb 2, 2018 17:59
The “Tobacco 21” Idaho Coalition announced it'll try again to pass legislation that would raise the legal age to buy tobacco products, including e-cigs, from 18 to 21. The group believes it would reduce tobacco use and protect kids from a lifetime of ad
Feb 1, 2018 KXLY News 4 (Spokane, WA)
added Feb 2, 2018 17:57
Dasha Winterer, junior astrophysics major, explains how she doesn’t think students should be banned from smoking on campus, and that no one is enforcing the rule anyway.
Jan 31, 2018 Daily Evergreen [Washington State U.]
added Feb 1, 2018 01:38
Visit a public park in Bellevue, and you can light up a cigarette, chew tobacco or puff on an e-cigarette all you want. Do so in Kent, and you’re technically breaking local law. In Seattle’s city parks, it’s verboten to smoke, but chewing tobacco and vap
Jan 30, 2018 Crosscut (Seattle, WA)
added Jan 31, 2018 02:34
Email Print Save Washington state lawmakers are considering a bill that could raise the legal age to purchase any nicotine product from 18 to 21 years old. Senate Bill 6048, sponsored by Senator Patty Kuderer, D-Redmond, was heard on Monday, Jan. 22 by
Jan 24, 2018 Centralia (WA) Chronicle
added Jan 25, 2018 01:08
Cannabis also does not have carcinogenic factors or cause deaths to first- or second-hand smokers...Apartments should draft policies in compliance with the law and make smoking pot in your apartment alright now that legalization has taken effect.
Jan 5, 2018 Tri-City (WA) Herald
added Jan 8, 2018 15:42
TV ads running on the three traditional networks don’t pack the wallop they once could have. But getting Big Tobacco to admit any culpability in the wake of death and destruction they’ve left behind must be counted as some kind of victory.
Jan 2, 2018 Tacoma (WA) News Tribune
added Jan 2, 2018 03:26