Headlines Tagged with Colorado — 3,228 headlines found
One of Colorado's largest health care systems, Centura Health, joined a national trend Thursday by announcing it won't hire tobacco users after Dec. 31, yet questions remain about discriminating against employees to create healthier workplaces.
Nov 20, 2014 Denver (CO) Post
added Nov 21, 2014 01:08
We respectfully disagree with the Denver Post position that community e-cigarette bans are premature. With so little known about the health effects of unregulated e-cigarettes, we commend communities that want to exercise caution in protecting the health
Aug 10, 2014 Denver (CO) Post
added Aug 10, 2014 22:05
The Colorado and Utah legislatures have recently approved separate, initial measures to take away from 18- to 20-year-olds the right to purchase tobacco products. The measures were influenced by the latest research on how many smokers started to light u
Mar 2, 2014 Johnstown (PA) Tribune-Democrat
added Mar 2, 2014 23:33
A proposal to raise the tobacco age to 21 in Colorado is up for its first review in the state Legislature. The bipartisan bill would make Colorado the first with a statewide 21-to-smoke law. It's before the House Health, Insurance, and Environment Commi
Feb 20, 2014 KMGH ABC Denver's 7
added Feb 20, 2014 16:39
City participated in a recycling program to turn more than 140K cigarette butts into plastic pallets and ashtrays.
Dec 22, 2013 Fort Colliins (CO) Coloradoan
added Dec 22, 2013 23:54
A ground-breaking medical study published last week about smoking in casinos makes a compelling case for clearing the air in America's smoke-filled casinos — and everywhere else workers are exposed to on-the-job secondhand smoke. Researchers from the Univ
Aug 19, 2013 New Bedford (MA) Standard-Times
added Aug 19, 2013 12:38
City officials are considering banning smoking in outside dining areas and bar patios, potentially pushing smokers further into the fringes of Old Town.
Aug 17, 2013 Fort Colliins (CO) Coloradoan
added Aug 18, 2013 10:32
Jun 6, 2013 Denver (CO) Post
added Jun 7, 2013 09:51
The ordinance banning all smoking on the mall between 11th and 15th streets went into effect Jan. 18, but officers had been giving out warnings since signs alerting the public to the new law didn't go up until March 21. Devin Villemez, who works at Into
May 21, 2013 Boulder (CO) Daily Camera
added May 21, 2013 13:25
Boulder officially began enforcing the city's Pearl Street Mall smoking ban Monday, more than two months after it became illegal to light up along the popular shopping district, and a little more than a week after "No Smoking" signs finally went up.
Apr 1, 2013 Boulder (CO) Daily Camera
added Apr 2, 2013 12:56