Tagged: Smoking

Oregon Considers Smoking Ban On Coastal Beaches

OPB |July 30, 2014 12:06 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: We'll learn more about the Oregon Parks Department's proposal to ban smoking on beaches along the coast.

Hillsboro City Council Approves E-Cigarette Ban In Parks

OPB |June 19, 2014 12:20 p.m.

THURSDAY: The Hillsboro parks department is concerned about toxins in e-cigarette vapor, and the possibility the devices could be confused for traditional cigarettes.

Is There Fire Where There's Vapor?: The E-Cigarette Debate

OPB |Dec. 12, 2013 12:20 p.m.

THURSDAY: Following a national trend, some Oregon state legislators have introduced proposals for greater regulation over the sale of e-cigarettes.

Smoking in Parks

Oct. 17, 2011 9:20 a.m.

The City of Vancouver is considering legislation that would ban smokers from lighting up in parks. What do you think of this?

Teenage Tobacco Use

Aug. 08, 2011 9:30 a.m.

It's getting harder for young people to light up in Oregon but there's a piece missing in the smoking cessation puzzle: enforcement.

Bill Blocks New Hookah Bars

June 24, 2011 9:06 a.m.

If signed into law, a bill that just passed in the Legislature would prevent new hookah lounges from opening in the state. How would this affect you?

Healthy Choices

April 10, 2009 9 a.m.

Is personal volition or governmental regulation the most effective path to a healthy public?

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