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[Wisconsin] Hartland's e-liquid company says federal rules threaten small business

The e-cigarette industry is a burgeoning enterprise, and that growth is on display at Johnson Creek Enterprises in Hartland. The e-cigarette liquid manufacturer was founded nine years ago by Christian Berkey in the basement of his Johnson Creek home. Tod
Lake Country Now
added Feb 27, 2017 12:09
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[Wisconsin] Stiffer Penalties for Illegal Tobacco Sales

e Northwoods Tobacco Free Coalition (NWTFC) will be completing compliance checks to local tobacco vendors to try and stop the sale of tobacco to those under the age of 18. This year they've also stiffened the penalties if you're found selling tobacco prod
WSAU (550 AM) / WSAU-FM 99.9 (Wausau, WI)
added Feb 21, 2017 03:05
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[Wisconsin] Campus tobacco-free policy updated to include e-cigarettes at UW-Stout

University of Wisconsin-Stout has updated its tobacco-free policy, the first among four-year campuses in the UW System, to include e-cigarettes. Because the UW-Stout policy was implemented in 2010, it preceded the widespread use of e-cigarette products,
WEAU-TV Channel 13 NBC (Eau Claire, WI)
added Feb 21, 2017 01:56

[Wisconsin] Hartland to address FDA on e-cigarettes rules

village board on Tuesday night, Feb. 13, agreed to help a local business fight new e-cigarette rules by the [FDA], which the business said could cause it to shut down... Village Trustee Rick Stevens said he's used an e-cigarette for about two years, and t
Lake Country Now
added Feb 15, 2017 01:26
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[Wisconsin] Tobacco and nicotine sales to minors spike to 10-year high

Recent compliance checks by Public Health Madison & Dane County found that 19 percent of all retailers were caught selling tobacco to young compliance volunteers.
Sun Prairie (WI) Star
added Feb 9, 2017 15:36

[Wisconsin] Sales Of Tobacco And Nicotine Products To Minors In Madison Hits 10 Year High

the team conducted 192 compliance checks. Of those, 36 establishments made non-compliant sales resulting in a 19% sales rate. 'This is the highest sales rate the City of Madison has experienced since 2006,' said Nina Gregerson, Assistant Coordinator for t
added Feb 2, 2017 20:18
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Report: Three F's, an A, and a B for Tobacco Control in Wisconsin

a failing grade in three areas: funding for tobacco control and prevention, access to cessation services, and for not raising the minimum age for sale of tobacco products from 18 to 21. While acknowledging improvements in tobacco control over the long
Public News Service (PNS)
added Jan 26, 2017 17:39

[Wisconsin] Cigarette butts pile up at Wausau trail spot

Jim Force collects litter when he walks around town and along Wausau's River Edge Parkway. One of the troublesome spots on the route: beneath the Stewart Avenue bridge, where cigarette butts accumulate. "It's quite disgusting," Force said. "Smokers need
Wausau (WI) Daily Herald
added Jan 19, 2017 15:16
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[Wisconsin] Illegal tobacco sales increase in central WI

Police work with young volunteers each year to complete unannounced checks to ensure compliance with the state's tobacco sales laws. The Wisconsin Wins initiative a state-mandated program meant to reduce youth access to tobacco and products that contain
Stevens Point (WI) Journal
added Jan 10, 2017 18:58

[Wisconsin] LETTER: Milwaukee joins MBL in smokeless tobacco ban

What does Milwaukee, home of the Brewers, have in common with Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco? Each city has passed an ordinance prohibiting the use of smokeless tobacco products at their sports venues. As a member of FACT, Wisco
Kenosha (WI) News
added Jan 9, 2017 00:03
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