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[Georgia (Country), Wisconsin] World Services of La Crosse to bow out, hoping network thrives

diminishing grant funding and a federal budget that proposes substantial funding cuts for the U.S. State Department....“I still have a smoking cessation program in Georgia,” a country bordered by Russia...“Smoking among seventh-graders has declined from 7
La Crosse (WI) Tribune
added Sep 4, 2017 11:24
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[Wisconsin] Wausau city leaders consider smoking ban

The Parks and Recreation committee discussed a possible smoking ban for Wausau parks. The discussion is raising controversy from local officials. "The Centers for Disease Control do enforce smoke free parks," said Samantha Pinzl, public health adminis
WAOW -TV9 (Wausau, WI)
added Aug 10, 2017 03:37
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[Wisconsin] Rhinelander student wins DARE essay contest

Weyhrauch, who will be in sixth grade, said the DARE program was fun. For her essay, she wrote about the dangers of second-hand smoke, and bingeing on alcohol. Weyhrauch was presented with a bag of prizes by her DARE officer, Amanda Young, of the Rhinel
Rhinelander (WI) Star Journal
added Aug 4, 2017 01:03
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[Wisconsin] Hartland prepares to send e-cigarette findings to FDA

officials are preparing to send their findings from a three-day hearing... The application process could cost as much as $1 million per product, which could severely dampen the growth of Hartland-based Johnson Creek Enterprises, an e-liquid company with m
Lake Country Now
added Aug 1, 2017 19:05
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[Wisconsin] Hartland's trouble with the FDA's e-cigarette rules could be over — for now

VILLAGE OF HARTLAND - One day after a 70-page letter threatening a lawsuit from Hartland officials was delivered to the Food and Drug Administration, the federal agency announced it would shift its regulatory focus away from e-cigarettes, possibly signal
Lake Country Now
added Aug 1, 2017 19:02
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[Wisconsin] Hartland might sue the FDA over e-cigarette regulations. Here's why.

VILLAGE OF HARTLAND - Village officials have threatened to sue the Food and Drug Administration after trying unsuccessfully for months to engage the agency in talks about new e-cigarette regulations that they say would cause serious financial harm to a b
Lake Country Now
added Jul 28, 2017 20:27
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LETTER: Dan Sebald: Wisconsin up in smoke

Have Democrats forgotten the tobacco industry lawsuit? Forgotten how Gov. Scott McCallum "borrowed" Wisconsin's share of the settlement to balance the state budget when that money should have been spent on adolescent smoking prevention? How about account
(Madison, WI) Capital Times
added Jul 20, 2017 16:54
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[Wisconsin] LETTER: Inconsistent policy causes confusion

an apartment here owned by the Superior Housing Authority... the picnic table is a community area...smokers have taken it over...all community areas are smoke free but the SHA tells tenants they can sit out there and smoke.
Superior (WI) Daily Telegram
added Jul 18, 2017 22:51
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[Wisconsin] Big Tobacco Targets the Black Community

Native Americans and White adults are the highest consumers of tobacco products in America. Yet, tobacco advertisements are found 10 times more in the Black community than anywhere else in the nation. In America, 18.3% of Black Adults are tobacco smokers
Milwaukee (WI) Courier
added Jul 16, 2017 02:30
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Health officials: Wisconsin celebrates 7 years of smoke-free air in workplaces

According to a press release from the Eau Claire City-County Health Department, a 2010 legislation passed in Wisconsin to eliminate indoor smoking in all workplaces, including bars and restaurants. In Eau Claire County, the percentage of youth using tob
WQOW ABC 18 (Eau Claire, WI)
added Jul 6, 2017 16:13
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