Headlines Tagged with Kentucky — 5,290 headlines found
Eastern Kentucky University President Michael Benson on Friday announced that a task force has been established to finalize a tobacco-free policy on campus, to take effect June 1.
Sep 27, 2013 Richmond (KY) Register
added Sep 28, 2013 17:39
passed a statewide smoking ban bill on Friday morning for the first time in its history. House Bill 145, which would ban smoking in workplaces and indoor public places, passed 51-46. But it faces a tough road in the Senate. The measure passed after it w
Feb 13, 2015 Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added Feb 13, 2015 14:27
On behalf of the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, which represents the interests of more than 90,000 employers, I am urging our legislators to support a bill this upcoming legislative session that would prohibit smoking in all public workplaces. I believe t
Dec 26, 2014 Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added Dec 26, 2014 22:35
After addicting our children, shortening our lives, making puppets of our politicians and using generations of Kentucky farmers, Big Tobacco has another insult in store for the state that suffers the nation's highest rates of smoking and cancer.
Mar 11, 2014 Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
added Mar 11, 2014 01:10
Chances improve every year with a growing support from the public — including tobacco users who understand that secondhand smoke puts too many Kentuckians at risk for heart disease, respiratory ailments and lung cancer. More than 50,000 Americans die eve
Nov 17, 2014 Kentucky New Era
added Nov 17, 2014 02:08
Hirochi Robaina — the first Cuban cigar maker to tour the country with permission from the Cuban government since the longstanding United States' trade embargo was implemented — will help Riverside Cigar Shop and Lounge celebrate its fourth anniversary d
Apr 30, 2015 Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added May 1, 2015 13:34
Smokers would pay more for their cigarettes under a proposal endorsed Monday by a panel appointed by Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear.
Nov 20, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Nov 21, 2012 04:43
Two Kentucky men and a tobacco company have been indicted for their alleged involvement in the trafficking of contraband cigarettes. .... accused of wire fraud and conspiring to sell cigarettes through Mississippi to avoid paying federal and state taxe
May 15, 2013 Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger
added May 17, 2013 10:09
A Kentucky company is looking to cash in on the cultural shift to e-cigarettes with the product farmers know best: tobacco. USA Liquid Nicotine, a venture of Kentucky tobacco grower Brian Furnish of Cynthiana, will sell liquid nicotine extracted from tob
May 12, 2014 Owensboro (KY) Messenger Inquirer
added May 12, 2014 11:59
If Stivers is determined to block this long overdue public health protection — which, by the way, has bipartisan support in both chambers — he at least should come clean and explain his real reasons.
Jan 12, 2015 Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
added Jan 13, 2015 15:04