Ashwaubenon bans e-cigarettes from public places

ASHWAUBENON Smokers hoping to take a drag from e-cigarettes in public places will have to follow the same rules as those who use traditional tobacco products. That means no lighting up on school grounds or in village buildings, local businesses and some park areas under a revised smoking ban. The Village Board approved the e-cig measure Tuesday after some administrators… Read more →

Smokers, Smoke-Free Groups React to CVS Dropping Tobacco Sales

Fox Valley – CVS announces Wednesday its decision to no longer sell cigarettes and tobacco products at its 7600 stores nationwide.  It means no one will be able to buy cigarettes at CVS Pharmacies later this year. When the smoke products disappear from store shelves, smokers like Steve Tessen of Appleton will need to find another way to buy tobacco, so he… Read more →

Appleton Schools Move to Ban E-Cigarettes

January 15, 2014 By WRN Contributor The Appleton Area School District has moved to update its smoking regulations by adding e-cigarettes to the district’s smoking prohibitions. An area anti smoking group said its a pretty big issue. Grace Lind of Community Action for Healthy Living said e-cigarettes create a problem, because many school rules ban tobacco products, and the devices contain nicotine… Read more →

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