Headlines Tagged with Idaho — 775 headlines found
Ketchum has passed a law drafted to protect employees, residents and visitors from exposure to second-hand tobacco smoke and e-cigarette "vapor" in the city. The council on Monday voted 3-0 to adopt an ordinance that would prohibit smoking in a long list
Apr 17, 2013 Idaho Mountain Express
added Apr 18, 2013 02:43
“You get a lot of crime accompanying cigarette bootlegging,” said Patrick Fleenor, chief economist of Fiscal Economics Inc., who has written extensively on the economics of smoking. “It has similar effects to drug smuggling.” A study by the Mackinac Cen
Mar 19, 2013 Watchdog.org (Franklin Center for Government & Public Integrity)
added Apr 12, 2013 10:42
Ketchum is the latest Idaho municipality to mull a smoke-free environment. This morning's Idaho Mountain Express reports that the Ketchum City Council unanimously approved the first of three readings of a new ordinance "that would prohibit smoking in a
Mar 6, 2013 Boise (ID) Weekly
added Mar 7, 2013 04:24
A case currently pending before the Idaho Supreme Court could establish new precedent regarding a State’s authority to regulate tribal tobacco sales.
Jan 26, 2013 Tobacco Law blog— Troutman Sanders LLP
added Jan 28, 2013 23:06
This morning's Idaho Mountain Express reports that Ketchum City Council members have asked for a new ordinance to be drafted that would ban smoking in enclosed public spaces and places of employment, on school grounds and city property, including parks.
Jan 25, 2013 Boise (ID) Weekly
added Jan 26, 2013 06:16
Idaho has the 16th lowest smoking rate in the nation, the head of the Division of Public Health at the state Department of Health & Welfare told lawmakers yesterday. "However, we still have 17.2 percent of our adult population smoking," Elke Shaw-Tulloch
Jan 17, 2013 The Spokesman-Review
added Jan 18, 2013 06:37
Mayor's spokesman Adam Park said after looking back at the decision, he sees a lot of conversation, even some controversy surrounding the issue. "We had a really, I think, healthy and robust debate about whether or not to do this," said Park. Additiona
Jan 8, 2013 KTVB-Channel 7 (Boise, ID)
added Jan 9, 2013 12:19
the number of incidents involving children who accidentally poison themselves increases the last part of December, according to Idaho Department of Health & Welfare officials.
Dec 22, 2012 Idaho State Journal
added Dec 22, 2012 12:19
Idaho Supreme Court justices are pondering a case in which a Native American-owned cigarette wholesaler from a reservation in New York says the state has no jurisdiction to regulate the smokes it sends to the Coeur d’Alene Reservation.
Dec 4, 2012 The Spokesman-Review
added Dec 4, 2012 12:29
The age- and sex-adjusted cancer mortality rate for Franklin County during those years was 132.4 deaths per 100,000 persons, compared to 160.5 for the remainder of the state, according to state figures. Experts say lower tobacco use in Southeast Idaho i
Oct 28, 2012 Logan (UT) Herald-Journal
added Oct 28, 2012 23:49