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[Wisconsin] Report: Man arrested after shoving child who tried to take away cigarettes

A Kenosha man was arrested Thursday after he allegedly shoved a child and held her down after she took his cigarettes because it was against house rules for having them at a home in the 6900 block of 40th Avenue. The 32-year-old man was taken into custo
Kenosha (WI) News
added Jul 9, 2018 17:53
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[Wisconsin] La Crosse Housing Authority goes smoke-free

The La Crosse Housing Authority is making it clear, smoking is no longer allowed in buildings or on the grounds. They say the move comes as a way to prevent secondhand smoke exposure in the building. "In our country 760,000 children under the age of 18
WEAU-TV Channel 13 NBC (Eau Claire, WI)
added Jul 8, 2018 02:57
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[Wisconsin] More Schools Go Completely Smoke Free — Indoors And Out

In Wisconsin, 23 colleges with a total of 90 campuses are on the foundation’s list. Some schools have had bans for years, others only recently. Marquette University went tobacco-free last year. In addition to banning cigarettes and chewing tobacco, Marq
Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR)
added Jul 2, 2018 15:28
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[Wisconsin] Proposed ordinance change would streamline city building smoking rules

Smoking would be prohibited within 25 feet of all public building entrances under an ordinance change introduced at the City Council earlier this week. The proposal comes one month after the council voted to ban smoking in public parking ramps.
Madison (WI) Cap Times
added Jun 23, 2018 10:47
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[Wisconsin] Smoking Ban may be on the way for Appleton Playgrounds

Appleton's communications manager asked the public,'If you could change anything in the city, what would it be?' "And all of a sudden, we got an onslaught of emails saying, 'Ban smoking on playgrounds,'" said Joe Martin, a city alderman and chair of App
WFRV-TV Local 5 | WeAreGreenBay.com (Green Bay, WI)
added Jun 23, 2018 10:39
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[Wisconsin] VIDEO: "JUULing" takes over the e-cigarette industry

The latest development in the industry is the JUUL-- a potent and discreet vape. "That's the one that looks like a USB drive so its easily hidden, and if it is found by a parent, they don't know what it is necessarily," said Dr. Dan Beardmore, a pediatr
WMTV - NBC15 (Madison, WI)
added Jun 6, 2018 01:39
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[Wisconsin] PrideFest rejects Big Tobacco sponsorship in support of LGBT Health

Twenty LGBT and allied health organizations are applauding Milwaukee Pride for saying “no thanks” to Big Tobacco funding for this year’s PrideFest celebration. The decision builds on the Milwaukee Pride board’s decision last year to provide several toba
Milwaukee (WI) Independent
added May 11, 2018 20:25
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[Wisconsin] Youth access to flavored tobacco varies by zip code, promotes lifelong addiction

Nearly one in five tobacco retailers sold cheap flavored cigars and menthol cigarettes to minors in the City of Milwaukee, according to the latest Wisconsin Wins data from inspections conducted last year. During the Wisconsin Wins compliance checks, minor
Urban Milwaukee (WI)
added May 1, 2018 04:36
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[Wisconsin] Bill Berry: Welcome to the United States of Addiction

My grandpa smoked Pall Mall cigarettes until the day he died of lung cancer. All the while, the tobacco industry told him cigarettes weren’t harmful... Addiction is big business
(Madison, WI) Capital Times
added Apr 30, 2018 18:31
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[Wisconsin] Health initiative offers grants to pick up butts

Youth organizations and middle school faculty members who get off their butts might get a $100 mini-grant from the La Crosse Area Health Initiative in its third annual initiative to pick up cigarette butts in connection with Earth Day.
La Crosse (WI) Tribune
added Apr 4, 2018 16:55
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