Headlines Tagged with Indiana — 5,070 headlines found
the parks department is asking to ban smoking including e-cigarettes. Powell says park officials are concerned about second-hand smoke around kids. The town council tabled and ordinance Wednesday to let the parks department review it. The park board meet
Apr 12, 2018 WTVW Fox 7 (Evansville, IN)
added Apr 15, 2018 16:20
Town Council voted Monday to ban tobacco, e-cigarettes, and vaping in parks and places of employment. The town's smoking ordinance had already included cigarettes, pipes, and cigars. The ban includes all places of employment (such as restaurants), publi
Apr 10, 2018 WRTV-Ch. 6 (Indianapolis, IN)
added Apr 10, 2018 20:42
We need more than corrective statements. We also need strong corrective actions to win the battle against tobacco, which is still the number one cause of preventable death and costs the state of Indiana billions of dollars every year.
Mar 28, 2018 Evansville (IN) Courier & Press
added Mar 28, 2018 16:02
It could be as soon as next month that the proposal could advance to the point where it will be a full council vote. The sign on the Monon Trail says what you cannot do on the trail, from speeding to having pets off-leash. Right now smoking is not on th
Mar 6, 2018 WISH-TV Channel 8 (Indianapolis, IN)
added Mar 7, 2018 15:17
[Indiana] Parents found NOT GUILTY for taking their baby to the Wild Beaver Saloon bar where the mom was seen 'drinking, smoking and breastfeeding' while 'offering sex in exchange for beer'
The couple was arrested at Wild Beaver Saloon in Indianapolis, Indiana. Officers said people reported a woman 'smoking, drinking and breastfeeding her child' outside the bar ...have been found not guilty of all charges.
Feb 26, 2018 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 1, 2018 23:46
After years of failing to put adequate resources into fighting the losses — measured in human lives and dollars and cents — tied to Indiana’s above-average smoking rate, state lawmakers found another way to signal their disregard for the issue. Indiana
Feb 15, 2018 Columbus (IN) Republic
added Feb 16, 2018 17:24
Vice President Mike Pence and Seema Verma revolutionized Medicaid in Indiana a few years ago... Under the newly granted waiver, smokers who don't participate in tobacco cessation activities will face premium surcharges as an incentive to engage in health
Feb 2, 2018 CNN
added Feb 14, 2018 10:27
Indiana's plan will begin in 2019 and will last for three years. The state also will become the first to impose higher Medicaid premiums on smokers in the plan approved by the federal government.
Feb 3, 2018 UPI
added Feb 14, 2018 10:24
led by Seema Verma, who... once worked for Governor Pence in Indiana, where she tested out her conservative policies... Now she’s taking her vision even further, by ... making smokers pay more for public insurance
Feb 13, 2018 PBS
added Feb 14, 2018 10:22
City Council has given initial approval to an ordinance that would prohibit vaping into any restaurant or store which admits those younger than 21. It wouldn't include tobacco shops or bars that permit smoking.
Feb 6, 2018 AP - Associated Press
added Feb 7, 2018 19:38