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[Wisconsin] E-cigarettes could be e-liminated in Dane County workplaces

“This proposal makes a very simple change in the interest of public health,” Dye said. “By treating e-cigarettes like we already treat cigarettes, we can make sure, in areas we share with others, the air is clean and enjoyable for everyone.” The devices
Wisconsin State Journal
added Aug 14, 2015 10:55
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[Wisconsin] Fond du Lac Housing Authority to go smoke-free

Properties for low and moderate income residents owned by the Fond du Lac Housing Authority will be going smoke-free by next year. A no-smoking policy draft was brought before the Housing Authority of the City of Fond du Lac Board of Directors when it m
Fond du Lac (WI) Reporter
added Aug 14, 2015 07:57
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[Wisconsin] Prohibition's goal: Build cigar culture

Prohibition Spirits and Cigar Lounge, 159 N. Broadway... “We want to bring that whole lounge atmosphere to a lot more people,” Sherman said. “It’s definitely a growth area. A lot of of people try it out and find they can enjoy a premium cigar while relaxi
Green Bay (WI) Press-Gazette
added Aug 8, 2015 13:53
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[Wisconsin] LETTER: Sen. Fred Risser: Smoke-free law reminder that bipartisanship is possible

Five years into Wisconsin’s smoke-free law, there’s still some more work to be done to reduce the health risks of secondhand smoke and keep cigarettes out of the hands of Wisconsin teens and youth. The effects of e-cigarettes on clean air is also being qu
Wisconsin State Journal
added Aug 3, 2015 02:40
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[Wisconsin] Regional Wrap: New trail, smoke-free apartments, consumer alert: More Dane County apartments going smoke free

The Tobacco Free Columbia-Dane County Coalition has helped more than 25 apartment complexes eliminate smoking in the last two years. “Smoke-free rental properties are definitely becoming the norm in Dane County,” said Nina Gregerson, assistant coalition
Sun Prairie (WI) Star
added Jul 29, 2015 11:55
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Reynolds ends Revo test market in Wisconsin

said today it is shelving its second attempt at a heat-not-burn traditional cigarette, but stressed it is not exiting the category. Reynolds launched Revo in February in a test market in Wisconsin. It sold at retail for about $6 a pack.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 28, 2015 12:04
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[Wisconsin] State smoking ban turns five

A Public Opinion Strategies poll from 2014 found that 86 percent of Wisconsin voters approve of the law, compared with 75 percent approval in 2011. Nine out of 10 Wisconsinites report going out to bars and restaurants the same or more often since the la
Kenosha (WI) News
added Jul 22, 2015 00:47
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[Wisconsin] Riverside yoga event to mark 5 years for smoke-free law

The La Crosse Area Health Initiative will host a free community yoga class to celebrate the five-year anniversary of Wisconsin’s workplace smoking ban at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday. People of all ages and yoga levels are invited to the one-hour class, which certi
La Crosse (WI) Tribune
added Jul 15, 2015 10:32
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[Wisconsin] A look back at 5-year-old ban on indoor workplace smoking

vice president of public affairs for the Wisconsin Restaurant Association has yet to hear that sentiment, despite the controversial nature of the ban at the time it was enacted. “I haven’t heard from a single one who would go back,” Hanson said. “Ask the
Eau Claire (WI) Leader-Telegram
added Jul 8, 2015 21:34
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[Wisconsin] July 5 marks five years of smoke-free establishments

"It's hard to believe that smoking conventional cigarettes used to be a regular occurrence in our bars and restaurants," said Wynn Workun, of Fond du Lac. "I can remember my choices of meeting family and friends for a social gathering being very limited
Fond du Lac (WI) Reporter
added Jul 4, 2015 11:35
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