Headlines Tagged with Wisconsin — 5,184 headlines found
Rep. Debra Kolste introduced legislation Thursday that would add e-cigarettes to Wisconsin's indoor smoking ban. "There's no research to tell us whether it's safe or not," Kolste said. "There is no research that says these e-cigs are safe. It would be wr
Jan 9, 2015 Janesville (WI) Gazette
added Jan 9, 2015 20:23
As expected, Madison alders approved adding e-cigarettes to the city's indoor public smoking ban. There was a strong turnout from those who support e-cigs at Tuesday night's city council meeting.
Jan 7, 2015 WIBA AM (Madison, WI)
added Jan 7, 2015 19:53
TONIGHT THE MADISON COMMON COUNCIL ADDS ELECTRONIC-CIGARETTE DEVICES TO THE CITY'S SMOKING BAN.
Jan 7, 2015 Channel 3000/WISC-TV Ch. 3 (Madison, WI)
added Jan 7, 2015 19:53
A Chippewa Falls woman working as a contracted jail employee is accused of smuggling chewing tobacco to an inmate at the Eau Claire County Jail.
Jan 7, 2015 Eau Claire (WI) Leader-Telegram
added Jan 7, 2015 16:25
A new report says Wisconsin will receive $756 million in the current fiscal year from cigarette tax revenues and the 1998 lawsuit settlement ... the state will only spend less than a penny of each dollar of the money received on stop-smoking programs --
Dec 16, 2014 New Richmond (WI) News
added Dec 17, 2014 05:15
announced today that the state’s adult smoking rate is at the lowest rate ever recorded in Wisconsin. The adult smoking rate is at 18%, a two percentage point drop from 2012, and is consistent with the national smoking rate of 17.8%
Dec 8, 2014 Wisconsin Department of Health Services
added Dec 8, 2014 22:51
A Milwaukee woman was fatally burned when she dropped a cigarette that ignited blankets in her husband's van...She was 68. According to the report, on Nov. 21 Turek was smoking a cigarette in her husband's van that was parked in the 2200 block of E. Benn
Dec 2, 2014 Milwaukee (WI) Journal-Sentinel
added Dec 4, 2014 05:37
[Wisconsin] The American Vaping Association (yes, there is such a thing) calls Madison ban unhealthy
“It is especially cruel to ban vaping in a city known for its frigid temperatures,” said Gregory Conley, the AVA’s president, in a press release. “For many smokers, the ability to stay out of the cold acts as a powerful incentive to give up cigarettes an
Nov 19, 2014 (Madison, WI) Capital Times
added Nov 24, 2014 11:44
Madison city council is looking at including electronic cigarettes in the city's smoking ban, which prohibits smoking in most indoor places as well as parks and beaches. But supporters of the products believe restricting them may do more harm than good.
Nov 23, 2014 Channel 3000/WISC-TV Ch. 3 (Madison, WI)
added Nov 24, 2014 02:59
Mayor Paul Soglin and nine City Council members are proposing to add electronic cigarettes to Madison’s smoking ban, which prohibits smoking in most indoor places as well as posted areas of parks and beaches. The measure, to be introduced Tuesday, comes
Nov 18, 2014 Wisconsin State Journal
added Nov 19, 2014 15:49