What about JUUL?

Juul is a type of electronic nicotine delivery device (e-cigarette). It contains high levels of nicotine. How much harm it will do to users will become more well-known as time goes on. What we know now, is that it is causing a lot of young people to become addicted to nicotine, and may result in other problems, including lung damage, etc.

It comes in several different flavors, making it attractive to young people.

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Recent broadcast media stories about tobacco

US surgeon general warns of teen risks from e-cigarettes

By Matthew Perrone, AP Health Writer - Published in The North Platte Telegraph, Dec 18, 2018

Springfield hangs no smoking signs in city parks

The Associated Press - Published in The North Platte Telegraph, Dec. 3, 2018.

Letter to the Editor: Businesses pass the test on tobacco sales

By Sandee Kroon, member of Tobacco Free Lincoln County Coalition.


Putting a curb on Juuling

By JOB VIGIL jvigil@nptelegraph.com - Published in The North Platte Telegraph, Nov 23, 2018.

Letter to the Editor: Smoke-free workplace deserves kudos

By Sandee Kroon, member of Tobacco Free Lincoln County Coalition - Publishedin The North Platte Telegraph, Nov 15, 2018

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Youth Leadership Training Camp

Learn more and sign up today! Lincoln County Youth Leadership Training Camp, taking place May 23 through May 25, is a full three-day interactive camp that will equip students with the knowledge, skills, and abilities to prevent harm caused by substance abuse in Lincoln County. Spots in this amazing camp are still available, but going fast!

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LCYLJayna Schaaf