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[Wisconsin] Health Officials Look To Cut Number Of Smokers By About 10M By 2024

120 health leaders are calling for the immediate implementation of a nationwide plan to reduce the number of smokers to 25 million by 2024... Michael Fiore is a physician and director of the University of Wisconsin Center for Tobacco Research and Interven
Wisconsin Public Radio (WPR)
added Apr 4, 2017 20:48

[Wisconsin] LETTER: From The Star's Mailbag: Celebrate Black History Month by reducing tobacco disparities

One additional inequity often overlooked that continues to this day is the burden that tobacco places on the African-American community...Join the Tobacco-Free Columbia Dane County Coalition (TFCDC), like I did, to help in the effort. Visit
Sun Prairie (WI) Star
added Mar 28, 2017 03:53
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[Wisconsin] Glass column: Regulators make patchwork of smoking restrictions

The proposals in Sudbury include classifying e-cigarette and vaping products as ordinary tobacco. As has previously reported, switching from tobacco to e-cigarettes has massive health benefits.
Reedsburg (WI) Times-Press
added Mar 19, 2017 13:38

[Wisconsin] Vaping To Help Quit Smoking

for most people it’s a technique to resist the wellness concerns linked with smoking. Vaping is therefore recommended, because it is the very best and actually the safest alternative to smoking. Moreover, e-cigarettes are regarded as a tobacco product. I
Madison (WI) Times
added Mar 11, 2017 20:53

[Minnesota, Wisconsin] Two men charged with smuggling cigarettes over MN-WI border

Two Illinois men accused of smuggling unmarked cigarettes over state lines face felony charges in Washington County. Mohammad Abdul Majid and Iman Ugurlu, both of Illinois, were charged last month with felony-level aiding and abetting in the sale of unt
Woodbury (MN) Bulletin
added Mar 8, 2017 19:45

[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
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