Headlines Tagged with Kansas — 2,397 headlines found
This year, with the state facing a budget crisis after slashing income tax rates, Gov. Sam Brownback’s administration introduced an identical tobacco tax as part of a package to plug the projected $700 million deficit. To sell the plan to legislators, th
Apr 5, 2015 Salina (KS) Post
added Apr 6, 2015 14:50
efforts to reduce smoking have lost momentum. The number of Kansans who smoke is going down, but at a much slower rate than many other states. “There are eight anchors pulling us down. Four of those are directly related to smoking,” said Jeff Willett, vi
Jun 6, 2014 Hays (KS) Post
added Jun 9, 2014 09:52
gathering cigarette butts in Topeka and other Kansas cities as part of a national campaign meant to tackle a lesser known tobacco-related problem — the nonbiodegradable cigarette filters that lie abandoned outside of many buildings, in parks and elsewhere
Mar 20, 2014 Topeka (KS) Capital-Journal
added Mar 21, 2014 20:46
At last week’s Peabody-Burns Board of Education meeting, members discussed policy for smoking on school grounds and at the football stadium. The conversation stemmed from a couple complaints of people smoking in the stands during football games.
Oct 24, 2013 Peabody (KS) Gazette-Bulletin
added Oct 24, 2013 03:02
Searching for a way to stand out among the many tribal casinos in northern Oklahoma, the new Kaw Nation SouthWind Casino decided not to let customers smoke while they play the slot machines.
Apr 29, 2013 Wichita (KS) Eagle
added Apr 29, 2013 12:21
Gov. Sam Brownback and Attorney General Derek Schmidt on Friday said funding to children's programs will be protected under a multistate legal agreement to settle disputed payments from several major tobacco companies.
Dec 21, 2012 Lawrence (KS) Journal-World
added Dec 23, 2012 21:48
Why would a tobacco jar from the 19th century be shaped like a lady in a long, full dress? Tobacco jars were made in many unexpected shapes, and there are many figural tobacco-jar collectors today.
Jul 29, 2012 Lawrence (KS) Journal-World
added Jul 31, 2012 13:06
May 4, 2012 KansasWatchdog.org
added May 5, 2012 10:14
Feb 23, 2002 Kansas City (MO) Star
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Feb 22, 2002 Reuters
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