Headlines Tagged with Iowa — 2,528 headlines found
“The company had been working on it for a few months, and we placed a flyer in the (Council Bluffs Area Chamber of Commerce) packet,” said Julie Florian, Community Partners specialist. “SIRE called us and said they were working on (going tobacco-free). T
Mar 9, 2013 Council Bluffs (IA) Daily Nonpareil
added Mar 9, 2013 19:11
Cathy Callaway of the American Cancer Society said 500 state-regulated casinos in 20 states have banned smoking, including several neighboring Iowa.
Feb 20, 2013 Mason City (IA) Globe-Gazette
added Feb 21, 2013 10:21
it is good news that the possibility of rectifying the current unacceptable situation is being considered by a subcommittee of the committee in the Iowa Senate that has jurisdiction regarding this policy area. The Messenger strongly supports extending th
Feb 19, 2013 Fort Dodge (IA) Messenger
added Feb 19, 2013 12:38
Some inquiring readers wonder whether a potential Cedar Rapids casino will or won’t allow smoking while gambling. “If Linn County gets a casino, it won’t be for everyone; really it will only be for the smokers, if my past experiences with the current Io
Feb 17, 2013 Cedar Rapids (IA) Gazette
added Feb 17, 2013 14:31
What's new: A Senate subcommittee discussed a bill Tuesday that would lift the exemption. Health groups backed the measure, while casino operators voiced opposition What's next: The subcommittee chair said she planned to schedule a follow-up meeting aft
Feb 13, 2013 Sioux City (IA) Journal
added Feb 13, 2013 15:45
An Iowa company soon will provide a new online payment option to some state taxpayers. Gov. Terry Branstad announced Tuesday that Des Moines-based Dwolla will be offered as a way for about 50 businesses to pay cigarette taxes.
Jan 23, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Jan 23, 2013 17:12
The American Cancer Society’s “Cancer Action Network” is urging Iowa’s political leaders to increase the state tax on cigarettes. Dr. Richard Deming — a Des Moines oncologist — founded “Above + Beyond Cancer” and has led cancer survivors on mountain cli
Jan 17, 2013 Radio Iowa
added Jan 17, 2013 09:46
The Red Oak City Council met in regular session Monday night and voted to extend the non-tobacco ban on city owned property to include any form of tobacco.
Jan 8, 2013 KMA Broadcasting (Shenandoah, IA)
added Jan 8, 2013 13:01
Now, smokers from western Iowa and eastern Nebraska are taking part in a study to determine how genetics may impact their ability to kick the habit.
Dec 31, 2012 Radio Iowa
added Dec 31, 2012 09:30
The owner of Iowa City-based Alsafa Market is facing criminal charges after police discovered he’s been selling tobacco products without a license. Iowa City officers discovered the violation during their standard tobacco compliance checks on Dec. 19, ac
Dec 28, 2012 KCRG-TV9 ABC (Cedar Rapids, IA)
added Dec 29, 2012 12:50