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[Missouri] Council receives input on no-smoking ordinance

A handful of local business owners were present at the public hearing Thursday evening to express their concern over the impact a ban on public smoking could have on their businesses. Tim Wiles of Farmington, owner of Cuzzin’s Sports Bar and Grill, said
Park Hills (MO) Daily Journal
added May 19, 2015 01:31

[Missouri] BBB Warning on Cigar Lovers Paradise, Apple Refurbishing

complain that they paid for merchandise they never received...BBB advises extreme caution when dealing with Cigar Lovers Paradise( or Apple Refurbishing ( Both websites appear to be operated by Jody Williams
Better Business Bureau (BBB)
added May 16, 2015 10:30

[Missouri] LETTER: Now show me you can quit, St. Louis

The calls, feedback and outpouring of interest we heard during Smoking Cessation Awareness Week was clear — St. Louisans want to quit... It’s clear most smokers want to quit, and the resources and support are out there — so now is the time to step up, ac
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added May 9, 2015 13:14

[Missouri] St. Louis County Takes Down Anti-Smoking Website With Porn Link to "Hot Blonde MILF"

On Monday, St. Louisans seeking local resources to help them finally stop smoking would have found some questionable advice on the website, run by the St. Louis County Health Department.
Saint Louis (MO) Riverfront Times blogs
added May 6, 2015 14:10

[Kansas, Missouri] Smokers resent state’s eye on tobacco for $422 million shortfall (VIDEO)

“Trickle-down economics did not work in the ’80s with Reaganomics, and it is stunningly clear that it’s not working here,” said Robin McAlpine, a smoker who lives in Wichita. “I shouldn’t be punished or penalized so that the governor can close the gap on
Wichita (KS) Eagle
added Apr 27, 2015 10:39

[Missouri] Kansas smokers unhappy with proposal for cigarette tax hike

Brownback has proposed boosting the tax on cigarettes from 79 cents a pack to $2.29 to address a deficit of about $422 million. The proposal isn't popular among some lawmakers, especially those who live on the border with Missouri, which has the nation's
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 27, 2015 10:38

[Missouri] Careless smoking may be to blame for two-alarm fire at St. Louis apartment complex : News

About 60 residents were evacuated from the Metropolitan Village Apartments after a two-alarm fire Tuesday morning. Nine residents were treated at the scene for smoke inhalation, said St. Louis Fire Capt. Garon Mosby. Three people
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Apr 14, 2015 12:42

[Missouri] Smoking report indicates problems with health insurance regulation

Insurers who sell plans on in Missouri are supposed to help people quit smoking but none offer adequate coverage, according to a new report by the American Lung Association. Using information on the insurers’ publicly available websites,
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Apr 10, 2015 16:47

Missouri Candidate Picks Up Where She Left Off After Rival’s Suicide

A week before Mr. Schweich, 54, took his own life, a dormant political action committee named Citizens for Fairness, which had been used the previous year in an unsuccessful effort to fight a smoking ban in St. Joseph, Mo., re-emerged with a radio commer
New York Times
added Mar 30, 2015 08:53

[Missouri] Columbia Housing Authority Bans Smoking in its Apartments

unanimously voted to ban smoking inside their units. The ban includes 719 residences that the authority manages, including two high rise buildings, the Oak Towers and Paquin Towers. At the high rise residencies, people are asked to be 20 feet away from
KBIA 91.3 (mid-Missouri Public Radio)
added Mar 19, 2015 11:38
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