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Former Wildcat Dobyns awarded $173,000 in ATF suit

Ex-agent says ATF did not protect his family after he infiltrated biker gang.

September 16, 2014 10:00 pmLoading…
Smokers need not apply, county says

Smokers need not apply, county says

Pima County is looking to expand its tough anti-tobacco rules.

July 31, 2014 8:45 pm Photos

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Horne: E-cigs can't be treated like regular smokes

Horne: E-cigs can't be treated like regular smokes

Nothing in Arizona law precludes using an electronic cigarette where real cigarettes are banned.

July 31, 2014 7:15 pmLoading…
UA weighs total ban of tobacco products

UA weighs total ban of tobacco products

The proposal would include all UA property, indoors and out.

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Vanished Ohio Valley potteries produced many popular lines of china and glass

Q: My dad gave me these seven plates and I just keep them boxed. Can you tell me anything about them?

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TOBACCO

TOBACCO

The Sweet Violet tobacco tin sold for $6,600 recently at Morphy Auctions.

May 22, 2014 3:00 pm

UA to test Android app for women wanting to quit smoking

Women who are current smokers and use an Android smartphone may be eligible to take part in a University of Arizona study on women who want to quit smoking but are worried about weight gain.

May 18, 2014 9:30 pmLoading…
Bill Pfeifer: Pharmacies must quit selling tobacco products

Bill Pfeifer: Pharmacies must quit selling tobacco products

Arizona, it’s time for our pharmacies — resources for health and wellness — to get out of the tobacco trade.

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The 50-year war on smoking

The following editorial appeared Friday in the Los Angeles Times:

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Donald Bucklin: E-cigarettes' real purpose is to create a new generation of smokers

Donald Bucklin: E-cigarettes' real purpose is to create a new generation of smokers

About a year ago I was surprised to find out from my daughter that hookah pens were all the rage among the high school crowd.

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E-cigarette popularity outpaces regulation

E-cigarette popularity outpaces regulation

Arizona’s recent ban on e-cigarette sales to minors may sound sensible, but some lawmakers and health experts believe it’s actually a step in the wrong direction.

November 16, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Jim Nelson: Living with chronic lung disease

Jim Nelson: Living with chronic lung disease

I was deeply disappointed to see the front-page article in the Star regarding the popularity of hookah smoking (“Hookah lounges proliferate as UA students kick back,” Oct. 11).

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Fitz Blog: Your Tuesday Headlines

Fitz Blog: Your Tuesday Headlines

TEA PARTY REPUBLICANS SHUT DOWN UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT WITHOUT HIJACKING AIRLINERS

October 01, 2013 8:30 amLoading…
Fitz Blog: Your Monday Morning Fitz Quiz

Fitz Blog: Your Monday Morning Fitz Quiz

Dear Reader,

September 30, 2013 10:15 amLoading…
Fitz Blog: Bisbee

Fitz Blog: Bisbee

I enjoyed our weekend in Bisbee. We were there to enjoy a rocking blues festival and count the ponytails held in place with orthopedic hair bands.

September 16, 2013 10:00 am Photos

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Fitz Blog: Your Weekly News Update

Fitz Blog: Your Weekly News Update

The argument against action in Syria can be summed up in one word: Iraq-Nam-istan. Sunnyside’s schools superintendent is no longer pursuing Chapter 7 bankruptcy after officials said he miscalculated his disposable income and actually had enough money to buy a pocket calculator and some Ad…

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ATF nominee should get a quick up-or-down vote

The following editorial appeared in the Chicago Tribune:

February 01, 2013 12:00 amLoading…

Tucson loses Mediterranean restaurant, gains another

Luxor Cafe is out, Petra Mediterranean Grill is in in central Tucson space.

January 29, 2013 10:11 amLoading…
Serial cigarette bandit sought by Tucson police

Serial cigarette bandit sought by Tucson police

Tucson police are looking for a man suspected of stealing thousands of dollars worth of cigarettes from several northwest-side Circle K stores.

January 15, 2013 12:17 pm Related

Blog: Pima County will go tobacco-free Jan. 1

Pima County properties are going tobacco-free on Jan. 1.

December 28, 2012 3:16 pmLoading…

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