Headlines Tagged with Alaska — 730 headlines found
Nov 16, 2011 Altria Group, Inc.
added Nov 21, 2011 00:00
FT. WAINWRIGHT, Alaska - Dec. 1, Medical Department Activity -- Alaska will join an ever growing list of medical campuses throughout the Army, Department of Defense and private sector who are listed as tobacco-free.
Nov 8, 2017 United States Army
added Nov 10, 2017 14:56
[Alaska] Anchorage Assembly resolution calls for regulations on allowing pot consumption in retail stores
urged state marijuana regulators to pass laws allowing tourists and locals to smoke or consume marijuana in retail shops, saying it's a problem that tourists and locals can buy commercial pot products but can't legally smoke it outside of private homes.
Jul 12, 2017 Anchorage (AK) Daily News
added Jul 12, 2017 09:15
Mlynarik’s draft allowed on-site consumption but applied certain restrictions, including prohibition against smoking. He said he wanted to address concerns from the public about both second-hand smoke protections for employees and the public municipal la
May 24, 2017 Alaska Journal of Commerce
added May 24, 2017 22:16
SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium (SEARHC) applauded the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) decision to require all public housing agencies to go smoke-free within 18 months. The new rule includes not only residential units
Dec 5, 2016 Alaska Native News and Information
added Dec 5, 2016 22:21
A new federal report says 38.9 percent of Native American adults smoked, the highest rate in the nation by far and one of the only racial or ethnic groups to see smoking rates rise.
Aug 4, 2016 Cronkite News (Arizona PBS)
added Aug 5, 2016 18:05
The only bill directly pertinent to clubs has stalled and shows no sign of movement before lawmakers adjourn. Rather than directly addressing the licensing issue, the bill incorporates a de facto public marijuana smoking ban into a larger anti-smoking me
Apr 17, 2016 Anchorage (AK) Daily News
added Apr 18, 2016 19:26
69% favor passage of a law prohibiting smoking in workplaces, public buildings, offices, restaurants and bars. The Alaska Legislature is currently considering Senate Bill 1, the "Take it Outside Act", which would protect all Alaskan workers from secondh
Feb 1, 2016 KTVF 11 NBC (Fairbanks, AK)
added Feb 2, 2016 14:32
ad campaign in favor of electronic cigarettes is hitting Alaskan airwaves. It’s sponsored by a group called “Clearing The Air Alaska,” which represents local businesses...don’t want to be regulated like tobacco, especially if it means being taxed or banne
Dec 3, 2015 KTVA Channel 11 (Anchorage, AK)
added Dec 4, 2015 22:00
The other obvious development is a decline in the popularity of cigarettes. 32.5 percent of students said they have tried a cigarette, compared to 52.7 in 2007... While the popularity of traditional cigarettes may be slowing, the electronic cigarette in
Nov 20, 2015 KTVA Channel 11 (Anchorage, AK)
added Nov 21, 2015 17:42