Headlines Tagged with Nebraska — 1,522 headlines found
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
Nov 12, 2014 NewsNetNebraska (University of Nebraska-Lincoln's College of Journalism and Mass Communications)
added Nov 12, 2014 15:23
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.
Jun 18, 2012 Fremont (NE) Tribune
added Jun 18, 2012 22:39
Jun 14, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Jun 14, 2012 20:02
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.
Jun 14, 2012 Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Jun 14, 2012 20:27
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.
Jun 13, 2012 Fremont (NE) Tribune
added Jun 13, 2012 14:04
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
Feb 21, 2015 Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Feb 21, 2015 22:59
It got approval from the Board of Health Tuesday night, now it needs approval from the Parks Department.
Jun 12, 2012 KLKN-TV (Lincoln, NE)
added Jun 25, 2012 12:53
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.
Jun 11, 2012 Fremont (NE) Tribune
added Jun 13, 2012 14:01
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
Feb 4, 2015 Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Feb 4, 2015 15:29
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.
Aug 29, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Aug 29, 2014 13:14