Recent News


Tobacco prevention and control has been all over the news lately.  Here are some great examples of Wisconsin stories.  For help publishing an article in your area, see the Media Advocacy Toolkit

Stores doing better not selling tobacco, nicotine products to minors, health officials say -

Wisconsin father accused of giving child vaping liquid - ABC Action News

Report: Wisconsin falling behind on tobacco control efforts - Wisconsin Radio Network

e-cigarettes that resemble flash drives cause concern - Starjournalnow

Tobacco products hit a new low with e-cigarettes that look like USB flash drives - Merrillfotonews

Tobacco products hit a new low with e-cigarettes that look like USB flash drives - Merrillfotonews

Wisconsin receives failing grades in three categories of new State of Tobacco Control report - - WISC-TV3

American Lung Association: Wisconsin falling behind in efforts to reduce tobacco use - Wisconsin Gazette

Deceptive packaging, candy flavors lure kids to new e-cigarettes | Letter - Wausau Daily Herald

American Lung Association helping people in low-income housing quit smoking - WQOW TV News 18

Mentally Ill Also More Likely To Have Smoking Addictions - Kfiz

Wisconsin American Lung Association to offer public housing residents free quit smoking program - - WISC-TV3

New UW Study Aims To Help Smokers Quit - Wisconsin Public Radio News

Lung Association offering smoking cessation to public housing ... - Wisconsin Radio Network

Free quit smoking classes offered for public housing residents in ... - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

American Lung Association of Wisconsin to offer free help to quit smoking - WTMJ-TV (press release) (blog)

Qutting Smoking May Take Several Efforts - Kfiz

Advocate for positive change in your community | Letter - Wisconsin Rapids Tribune

UW wins $7 million grant to study ways to improve the odds of quitting smoking - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Where's Our Ad? Big Tobacco Still Hasn't Apologized to Black America - Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper