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[West Virginia] Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack Employees Speak Out On Ohio County Smoking Ban

Employees and patrons of Wheeling Island Hotel-Casino-Racetrack and limited video lottery outlets are urging the Wheeling-Ohio County Board of Health to keep in place those facilities’ current exemption from the county’s clear air regulation. The board c
Wheeling (WV) Intelligencer
added Apr 12, 2017 13:50
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[Texas] Overflow crowd turns out for Arlington council vote on extending smoking ban

A divided City Council voted on Tuesday to extend the city’s workplace smoking ban after making a last-minute exception for bingo halls. In the first of two required readings, the council tentatively approved extending no-smoking regulations to include
Fort Worth (TX) Star-Telegram
added Apr 12, 2017 13:40
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[Texas] Arlington Passes Smoking Ban

After hours of debate, council members on Tuesday night decided to approve a new smoking ban but with one exception. Council members voted to create a “carve out” for Bingo parlors, which can continue to have smoking on the grounds. The Knights of Col
CBS Dallas/Fort Worth (KTVT - CBS 11)
added Apr 14, 2017 23:04
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[West Virginia] VIDEO: Would Ohio County be in trouble with a 100 percent smoking ban?

Smoking is still allowed in Ohio County anywhere you can place a bet, but some health officials would like to change that. On Tuesday, a meeting was held concerning making the county 100 percent smoke-free.
WTOV TV9 (Steubenville, OH)
added Apr 11, 2017 23:40
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[Pennsylvania] Player's Advantage: Pain, then gain— how a casino chose to go smoke-free

Robert Low offers succinct advice to any fellow casino owners thinking about making their operations smoke-free. “Get prepared for some pain!” says Low, who voluntarily banned smoking inside his Palace Resort Casino in Biloxi, Miss., in 2011. However, h
Pittsburgh (PA) Tribune-Review
added Apr 11, 2017 14:47
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[West Virginia] Wheeling City Council votes for economic impact study on completely smoke-free ban

City council has adopted a resolution to encourage the Wheeling-Ohio County Health Department to do an economic impact study and to consider the economic impact of becoming completely smoke free. Last year, the Wheeling-Ohio County Health Department expa
WTOV TV9 (Steubenville, OH)
added Apr 5, 2017 09:55
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[Louisiana] Poll shows strong support for Hub City smoke-free ordinance

A poll released Tuesday by Healthier Air for All finds that nearly three-quarters of respondents favor a city-wide smoke-free policy that includes bars and bingo halls. Under the umbrella of the Louisiana Campaign for Tobacco-Free Living, Healthier Air f
The Independent Weekly (Lafayette LA )
added Apr 5, 2017 12:29
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[Michigan] SCHNEIDER: A smoke-free environment loved by bar, casino customers

it’s becoming easier for me to understand why my mother, a prodigious participant in video poker, fled to the smoke-free casino in Windsor in her later years. That’s an an inconvenient trip from Lansing. And crossing the borders these days can be a hassl
Lansing (MI) State Journal
added Mar 23, 2017 21:42
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[Asia-pacific] Macau smoking ban bill likely final vote in May: legislator

The revised draft bill dealing with smoking inside Macau casinos is likely to be presented to a plenary meeting of Macau’s Legislative Assembly for a second and final reading in May, said legislator Chan Chak Mo. Mr Chan chairs the assembly committee anal
GGRAsia (mo)
added Mar 23, 2017 18:19
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[California] El Cajon Resident Wins $21,960 Jackpot at Sycuan Casino

Non-smokers will also enjoy over 800 slots and table games in the comfort of San Diego's first and largest fully-enclosed non-smoking room, complete with a separate entrance and Paipa's Surf & Turf buffet. The GameDay Sports Bar & Grill has 39 wide-screen
PR Newswire
added Mar 16, 2017 18:28
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