Daily Archives: December 13, 2010

Tobacco firms take a deep draw on smokeless products

Ron Carroll prefers to smoke cigars and pipes. But when he can’t do that, he says he manages to unobtrusively get his nicotine fix by slipping a smokless tobaccopacket of tobacco, about the size of a tea bag, under his upper lip.

Airport, and region, going smoke-free at last

In a single stroke this week, Mayor Francis Slay undid the work of generations of tobacco industry lobbyists and executives. He smoke in airoportannounced that Lambert-St. Louis International Airport will go smoke-free.