Advertising http://nwpr.org en Experts Press For Pot Candy Ban http://nwpr.org/post/experts-press-pot-candy-ban <p></p><p>As Washington state moves toward licensing marijuana retail stores, a major concern for public health experts is preventing kids from eating marijuana. They are asking the state to ban marijuana-infused candy and other sweets, and require packaging and flavors that are less appealing to kids. KUOW’s Amy Radil reports.</p><p> Fri, 14 Jun 2013 15:12:08 +0000 Amy Radil 29332 at http://nwpr.org Experts Press For Pot Candy Ban Oregon Ad Firm Lands Facebook Account http://nwpr.org/post/oregon-ad-firm-lands-facebook-account <p>An Oregon-based advertising company really likes Facebook. The social media giant unveiled Thursday a first-ever advertising campaign that was created by Portland firm Wieden + Kennedy. The company will also serve as Facebook's chief advertising agency. Fri, 05 Oct 2012 00:07:42 +0000 Chris Lehman 16271 at http://nwpr.org Oregon Ad Firm Lands Facebook Account Federal Court Considers Controversial NW Bus Ad http://nwpr.org/post/federal-court-considers-controversial-nw-bus-ad <p>The question of how free speech applies to the side of buses is before a panel of federal judges. Members of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals heard oral arguments Wednesday in a special meeting in Spokane. The case stems from a controversial ad on Seattle buses but has implications for transit systems around the Northwest. Correspondent Jessica Robinson reports. Thu, 04 Oct 2012 13:23:39 +0000 Jessica Robinson 16233 at http://nwpr.org Federal Court Considers Controversial NW Bus Ad Pro-Coal Alliance Launches Ad Campaign http://nwpr.org/post/pro-coal-alliance-launches-ad-campaign <p>A campaign is kicking off in the Northwest to build support for coal exports. The Alliance for Northwest Jobs and Exports includes major mining companies, railways and labor groups, all signing on to support coal export terminals in Oregon and Washington. The group is launching newspaper, radio, and television ads. Fri, 27 Jul 2012 01:29:12 +0000 Courtney Flatt 12319 at http://nwpr.org Washingtonians Disappointed By Negative Political Ads http://nwpr.org/post/washingtonians-disappointed-negative-political-ads <p>Washington voters find it hard to determine if political campaign ads are accurate, according to a survey by the AARP of Washington. Paige Browning reports, the organization hosted an event in Spokane Thursday to share the results and educate their members. Mon, 11 Jun 2012 13:52:51 +0000 Paige Browning 9795 at http://nwpr.org