Headlines Tagged with Alaska — 736 headlines found
The Dillingham City council will bring back a proposal to ban smoking in bars. After a vote in May that failed to advance the ban to committee, the council Thursday night decided to put the topic on the agenda for its next meeting.
Jun 7, 2013 KDLG Public Radio (Dillingham, AK)
added Jun 9, 2013 16:12
The Anchorage Assembly plans to introduce an ordinance at its July 10 meeting that would expand the area around city buildings where you can't smoke.
Jul 10, 2012 KTUU-Ch. 2 (Anchorage, AK)
added Jul 11, 2012 06:35
The sports bar and grill on the Parks Highway . . . joins Rumrunner’s at the Mat-Su Resort, the Caboose Lounge in Palmer, the Valley Hotel and the Windbreak as places that once allowed smoking but voluntarily changed their policies.
May 27, 2012 Wasilla (AK) Frontiersman
added May 28, 2012 13:45
Nov 17, 2011 Law360
added Nov 21, 2011 00:00
Of the 17 smokers who responded, 95 percent violate the ban and nearly two-thirds of them don’t try to hide it when they do. Of the smokers, only five said they had ever been confronted for smoking and only one confrontation was initiated by a student.
Apr 14, 2017 The Sun Star (University of Alaska Fairbanks)
added Apr 15, 2017 15:34
PALMER — The Alaska State Fair is entirely smoke-free for the first time this year, becoming perhaps the first fair in the country to take that step. The 12-day event that drew nearly 300,000 attendees in 2015 is now the only fair in the nation to ban s
Sep 2, 2016 Anchorage (AK) Daily News
added Sep 2, 2016 21:07
Blackwell and Yourkoski spoke in favor of SB1, the “Take it Outside Act” sponsored by Sen. Peter Micchiche, R-Soldotna, which would require every operation in the state to adopt laws prohibiting use of tobacco products in and around public spaces and pri
Mar 4, 2016 Kenai Peninsula (AK) Clarion
added Mar 4, 2016 13:47
When the new “social marijuana club” opened in November 201...The club’s proximity to Fairbanks Native Association’s Head Start Center was also mentioned. Head Start empowers families with children ages 3 to 5 to be responsive to their child’s health, edu
Jan 21, 2016 Fairbanks (AK) Daily News-Miner
added Jan 21, 2016 15:45
More of Alaska's high schoolers reported using electronic cigarettes in 2015 than traditional cigarettes, according to results from the Alaska Youth Risk Behavior Survey. Valerie Davidson, commissioner of the Alaska Department of Health and Social Servic
Oct 27, 2015 Anchorage (AK) Daily News
added Oct 27, 2015 20:04
Alaska Department of Health and Social Services Commissioner Valerie Davidson will discuss the new concern of e-cigarette impacts on teen health during the opening address of the School Health and Wellness Institute at 9:45 a.m. Monday, Oct. 26, at the H
Oct 26, 2015 Alaska Business Monthly
added Oct 26, 2015 15:09