Headlines Tagged with Alaska — 746 headlines found
An Initiative Ordinance Enacting Palmer Municipal Code Chapter 8.10 Prohibiting Smoking in Places of Employment and Public Places
Oct 2, 2012 City of Palmer (AK)
added Oct 8, 2012 05:05
A proposed smoking ban in the city was approved by voters on Tuesday, according to Palmer election results, passing with 61.5 percent of voters supporting a ban on smoking in public places.
Oct 3, 2012 Alaska Dispatch
added Oct 8, 2012 05:01
Bethel smokers are consistently paying anywhere from a few cents to roughly a dollar less than those in Anchorage. That may soon change. The heads of two heavyweight Bethel-based Native organizations are pushing city leaders to consider a new excise tax
Oct 6, 2012 Anchorage (AK) Daily News
added Oct 8, 2012 04:30
Bar owners are worried while clean-air advocates are elated this week after Palmer residents decided to end indoor smoking in public. The rule change means the trio of businesses that still allowed smoking must cease doing so in January 2013 when the law
Oct 7, 2012 Wasilla (AK) Frontiersman
added Oct 7, 2012 22:43
A controversial smoking ordinance is up for vote in Palmer Tuesday. Citizens will decide if there is no more smoking at public places and places of employment.
Oct 2, 2012 KTUU-Ch. 2 (Anchorage, AK)
added Oct 4, 2012 15:37
the anti-smoking ordinance, which seemed to have taken in 54 percent of the vote with 376 choosing yes and 310 voting no. But the city still has 101 ballots that haven’t been counted so that result has the potential to change.
Oct 3, 2012 Wasilla (AK) Frontiersman
added Oct 3, 2012 07:38
There are false arguments presented by the tobacco industry through our city council members . . . Our city council has rejected the idea of an ordinance that’s why it took a petition by local voters to get this on the ballot. I’m not sure why some on
Sep 30, 2012 Wasilla (AK) Frontiersman
added Oct 1, 2012 01:23
Maria Pestrikoff fell 60 feet down a rocky beach cliff on Kodiak Island . . . Pestrikoff was walking toward the steep drop to toss a cigarette butt while attempting to send a message when she slipped on wet grass:
Sep 27, 2012 Alaska Dispatch
added Sep 29, 2012 17:17
On Oct. 2, Palmer residents will vote on three ballot measures, one which will ban smoking in public places, including bars and restaurants.
Sep 5, 2012 Alaska Dispatch
added Sep 6, 2012 02:08
The Alaska Supreme Court ruled last week that a lower court was correct in upholding a decision to fine a tobacco seller and temporarily suspend its state endorsements for illegal sales to minors. At issue is the state's tobacco endorsement statute, whic
Jul 24, 2012 Legal NewsLine
added Jul 24, 2012 17:12