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State line helps smokers quit

...supporters. "We have the gold standard of quit lines as far as around the country," said Marge Larson, American Lung Association of Alaska executive director. The program combines techniques the experts say work best when used together: nurse-counselors...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/010807/sta_20070108002.shtml
News
Smaller tobacco program planed

...problem, anti-smoking advocates want to figure out how bad Alaska's tobacco use problem is now. The American Lung Association of Alaska will spend about $240,000 of a state grant gathering baseline information on tobacco use, Executive...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081999/Loc_tobacco.html
Local
Tobacco cash spurs spending debate

...opportunity to invest'' in stop-smoking programs, said Christie McIntire, executive director of the American Lung Association of Alaska. The problem is funds from the tobacco settlement may be the only way to get more money for critical programs...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031299/Loc_tobacco.html
Local
Alaska Digest

...cancer and heart disease. Assemblymen Dan Coffey, who proposed the measure with Dick Traini, said the American Lung Association of Alaska urged him to tighten no-smoking rules. But some bars and other businesses fear losing customers and plan...

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My Turn: Fight tobacco, oil partnership which is promoting addiction

...to consider these corporations partners in death and addiction," says Christie McIntire, head of the American Lung Association of Alaska. "They're distributing coupons for cancer." McIntire's group is one of many public and private organizations...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110601/opE_myturn.shtml
Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...opportunity to invest'' in stop-smoking programs, said Christie McIntire, executive director of the American Lung Association of Alaska. The problem is funds from the tobacco settlement may be the only way to get more money for critical programs...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/031299/Loc_tobacco.shtml
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...control program for Alaska. Rocky Plotnick President, Alaska Health Education Consortium Board member, American Lung Association of Alaska del.icio.us Reddit Archives Letter by Rocky Plotnick Use settlement to create tobacco control program...

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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...problem, anti-smoking advocates want to figure out how bad Alaska's tobacco use problem is now. The American Lung Association of Alaska will spend about $240,000 of a state grant gathering baseline information on tobacco use, Executive...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081999/Loc_tobacco.shtml
Poll shows shift in Alaskans' attitudes about smoking

...anywhere in their home, with no exceptions. That's up almost 13 percent from a similar poll in 2001. The American Lung Association of Alaska, which commissioned the poll, is publicizing the results as it launches a series of advertisements intended...

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Katherine Ann Gale

...uncle, James Smith and his wife, Joyce; aunt, Jane Drebaum. Memorial donations may be sent to the American Lung Association of Alaska at 500 W. International Airport Road, Anchorage, AK, 99518. Family and friends may leave memorial tributes...

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