Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Nebraska 1,506 headlines found

41 Views

[Nebraska] EDITORIAL: Our view Mixed thoughts about tobacco-free parks resolution

As much as this resolution can make Fremont a healthier place to live, we can’t help but be a concerned about another intrusion into our private lives.
Fremont (NE) Tribune
added Jun 18, 2012 22:39
41 Views

[Nebraska] Fremont bans smoking in parks

AP - Associated Press
added Jun 14, 2012 20:02
40 Views

[Nebraska] Cigar bars near OK to smoke — though they never really quit; bill now in Ricketts' hands

If Gov. Pete Ricketts signs the bill that cruised through with a 45-3 vote Friday in the Nebraska Legislature, cigar bars will have skirted the dire consequences that had been predicted months ago. Ricketts likely will take the five days he has to decide
Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Feb 21, 2015 22:59
40 Views

[Nebraska] VIDEO: Cigar smoking fate unknown

Several people interviewed – non-smokers and smokers alike – said the ban was too intrusive on free choice. But beyond the general discontent of the recent ruling, there was a hidden trace of delight. Katrina Thomas, 37, a case manager for low-income fa
NewsNetNebraska (University of Nebraska-Lincoln's College of Journalism and Mass Communications)
added Nov 12, 2014 15:23
40 Views

[Nebraska] Health, Parks boards recommend smoking ban in parks

With the mayor's signature, tobacco will be banned on playgrounds and ballfields and in skate parks where children frequent, but not on Lincoln trails and golf courses.
Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Jun 14, 2012 20:27
39 Views

[Nebraska] Lincoln parks could soon be tobacco free

It got approval from the Board of Health Tuesday night, now it needs approval from the Parks Department.
KLKN-TV (Lincoln, NE)
added Jun 25, 2012 12:53
39 Views

[Nebraska] Council OKs having parks be smoke free

A resolution banning tobacco use in Fremont’s city parks and on city trails, except in designated posted areas, gained 8-0 city council approval Tuesday. That doesn’t mean, however, people will get tickets for smoking in the parks.
Fremont (NE) Tribune
added Jun 13, 2012 14:04
37 Views

2 exceptions to Nebraska smoking ban struck down

Nebraska Supreme Court has struck down two exceptions to the state's public smoking ban, dealing a blow to cigar bars and tobacco shops, but sparing the exception for some hotel guestrooms that allow smoking.
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 29, 2014 13:14
37 Views

[Nebraska] Fremont parks may go smoke free

Smoking will no longer be allowed in Fremont’s parks or on city trails if city council members approve a resolution they are to consider on Tuesday.
Fremont (NE) Tribune
added Jun 13, 2012 14:01
36 Views

[Nebraska] Cigar bar bill advances in Legislature

Lawmakers advanced a bill (LB118) with that intent Wednesday, and will need to vote twice more before it reaches the governor's desk to be signed into law. Supporters hope the move will address a Nebraska Supreme Court ruling that undid cigar bars' exemp
Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Feb 4, 2015 15:29
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines