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City bans smoking in Auburn School Park Preserve

The Auburn City Council has snuffed out smoking in the School Park Preserve. With a unanimous vote, council members passed the ban, which will result in no-smoking signs being ins ...

Smoke-free Auburn parks attempt suffers setback

  An Auburn Recreation District committee is recommending no change to regulations that currently allow cigarette smoking in parks. The district’s policy committee, co ...

Smoking ban looms at Auburn School Park Preserve

  Councilman Mike Holmes said year after year, the American Lung Association grades Auburn an “F” for not taking steps to encourage the reduction of smoking in th ...

The poor don?t have lobbyists

As a former smoker, like a lot of former smokers, I am very grateful to have kicked that health hazard. Big tobacco is no better than the predatory lenders who caused the housing b ...

Cigarettes harm in many ways

Re: “Dozens homeless after apartment fire,” (Journal, Dec. 5). In the article, you say that the fire was probably caused by a cigarette. I believe that the American people have ...