Headlines Tagged with Washington — 3,158 headlines found
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
The Spokane Regional Health Board backed a measure to raise the tobacco age to 21 years old. Spokane Regional Health Board member AJ Sanders said a common objection to initiatives like this are looking at how effective it will actually be.
Dec 22, 2017 KREM (Spokane, WA)
added Dec 22, 2017 16:15
The Spokane Regional Health District board has thrown its weight behind a three-year-old campaign to raise the state’s tobacco age limit to 21. The board, which is made up of a bipartisan group of elected officials from around Spokane County, unanimousl
Dec 14, 2017 The Spokesman-Review
added Dec 14, 2017 16:51
Kent City Council passed a resolution making smoking, vaping or any use of tobacco products on park property against the law. This ban includes both noncombustible products, like e-cigarettes or other vaping devices that produce smoke or vapor, and dippi
Dec 7, 2017 Q13FOX, KCPQ-TV (Seattle,WA)
added Dec 11, 2017 13:04
The Spokane Regional Board of Health has approved a resolution related to smoking and vaping. The measure asks the Washington legislature to raise the minimum age for buying and selling tobacco and vaping products from 18 to 21.
Dec 8, 2017 Spokane (WA) Public Radio (KPBX 91.1, KSFC 91.9, and KPBZ 90.3)
added Dec 9, 2017 02:58
MultiCare Tacoma General Hospital will an exhibit called the “Evolving Cigarette” in the week leading up to this year’s Great American Smokeout on Nov. 16. The exhibit explores tactics used by the tobacco industry over time to create more customers – fr
Nov 9, 2017 The Suburban Times (Lakewood, WA)
added Nov 10, 2017 17:20
[Washington] ‘Black Lives/Black Lungs’ documentary reveals deadly impact of targeted menthol cigarette advertising
The 15-minute video, which investigates how big tobacco companies targeted black communities in menthol cigarette advertisements, is Mondy’s first foray into filmmaking and has captured some national attention.
Nov 7, 2017 The Spokesman-Review
added Nov 8, 2017 16:52