Headlines Tagged with Kansas — 2,356 headlines found
A group of teenagers with Reno County Communities That Care made the request at the council’s Sept. 1 meeting. They want the city to treat e-cigarettes the same under the Kansas Indoor Clean Air Act, which prohibits smoking in most indoor public places.
Oct 4, 2015 Hutchinson (KS) News
added Oct 5, 2015 10:58
Sedgwick County Commissioner Jim Howell said the county anti smoking policy should be better defined to perhaps allow e-cigarettes for those trying to quit smoking.
Sep 29, 2015 KAKE TV Channel 10 (Wichita, KS)
added Sep 29, 2015 23:45
While the fair board passed a resolution in May to establish designated smoking areas across the grounds, the vote was narrow: 6 to 5.... “The interim manager (Lori Hart) said they will try going smoke-free next year, but they weren’t very optimistic it
Sep 12, 2015 Hutchinson (KS) News
added Sep 12, 2015 13:55
Nine teenage members of Reno County Communities That Care brought an interesting request to the Hutchinson City Council on Tuesday. They asked that the council put restrictions on the use of electronic cigarettes in the city. Current state law forbids s
Sep 4, 2015 Hutchinson (KS) News
added Sep 4, 2015 09:26
An ordinance banning electronic cigarettes in enclosed public places breezed through the City Council Tuesday night. Council members voted, 7-2, to extend its ban on indoor smoking to include vaping.
Aug 19, 2015 WIBW Channel 13 (Topeka, KS)
added Aug 20, 2015 14:39
Marion City Council voted to prohibit smoking or chewing tobacco in city vehicles at its meeting Monday. City administrator Roger Holter said OSHA guidelines prohibit smoking in company vehicles because of risk associated with secondhand smoke. “(City cl
Aug 19, 2015 Marion County (KS) Record
added Aug 19, 2015 20:14
Students, faculty and staff will notice a big change as they return to Kansas City Kansas Community College this semester. KCKCC is now 100 percent smoke and tobacco free. “There has been a desire to go tobacco free that dates back seven to nine years,
Aug 17, 2015 Wyandotte Daily (Kansas City, KS)
added Aug 18, 2015 09:24
Topeka’s governing body on Tuesday will consider Schwartz’s proposal to expand the city’s ban on smoking in most enclosed public buildings to include prohibiting the use of e-cigarettes, also known as “vaping.” The city currently lets owners of such buil
Aug 17, 2015 Topeka (KS) Capital-Journal
added Aug 17, 2015 12:28
Missouri and Kansas have done little to fund tobacco control and prevention efforts, a factor in their bottom-half-of-the-class ranking in a report by the American Cancer Society's Cancer Action network.
Aug 6, 2015 KCUR 89.3 FM (Kansas City, MO)
added Aug 6, 2015 12:20
Kansas draws praise for raising tobacco taxes this year, for cancer pain control policies, and for its statewide Indoor Clean Air Act. But the state received failing marks for six other policy areas.
Aug 6, 2015 KMUW 89.1 Wichita (KS) Public Radio
added Aug 6, 2015 11:59