Headlines Tagged with Nebraska — 1,526 headlines found
Statewide, the ban remains popular among Nebraskans -- smokers and non-smokers alike, HHS said. About 86 percent of Nebraskans support it, according to the Nebraska Adult Tobacco Survey, and there is rising support among smokers.
May 29, 2014 Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added May 29, 2014 08:34
Mid-Plains Community College became the first public post-secondary institution in Nebraska to enact a policy declaring that all of their college campuses would be entirely tobacco-free.... As it turned out, those fears were unfounded. Four years after de
Apr 19, 2014 Lexington (NE) Clipper Herald
added Apr 19, 2014 13:18
Rodriguez, who is a tobacco prevention coordinator with East Central District Health Department, spent last week visiting with students at each of the after-school programs within Columbus Public Schools. They made anti-smoking posters and were taught t
Nov 24, 2013 Columbus (NE) Telegram
added Dec 2, 2013 15:11
meteoric rise in popularity of e-cigarettes has some people scratching their heads as to whether the tobacco-less devices are a new tool in smoking cessation or a Trojan horse that could undo decades of anti-smoking campaigns.
Nov 16, 2013 WRAL-TV (Raleigh, NC)
added Nov 16, 2013 02:44
Hansen is in favor of a bill proposed by State Sen. Rick Kolowki that would place a total ban on smoking in home day cares, even in areas away from where children gather.
Jan 27, 2013 WOWT Channel 6 (Omaha, NE)
added Jan 27, 2013 22:57
A three percent occupation tax on cigarette sales goes into effect January 1st.
Dec 31, 2012 WOWT Channel 6 (Omaha, NE)
added Dec 31, 2012 11:01
A federal jury Monday began deliberating in the weeklong trial of a man and woman accused of being part of a Vietnamese cigarette smuggling ring in Lincoln and Nebraska City. But jurors left for the day without reaching a verdict, and by noon Tuesday sti
Nov 6, 2012 Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Nov 6, 2012 16:16
Omaha's new, proposed cigarette tax still appears to have enough support to win approval despite criticism from Gov. Dave Heineman and local businesses, a city councilman said Tuesday.
Sep 25, 2012 Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Sep 26, 2012 18:38
Following an exclusive Nebraska Watchdog report questioning the size of the city’s new cigarette tax, top city officials are going to a cheaper brand and apparently avoiding a vote of the people. As Nebraska Watchdog first reported, the original 7 perce
Sep 25, 2012 Watchdog.org (Franklin Center for Government & Public Integrity)
added Sep 26, 2012 13:20
May 15, 2012 Hastings (NE) Tribune
added May 15, 2012 16:45