Headlines Tagged with Nebraska — 1,529 headlines found
A midlevel court on Thursday upheld the seizure of a truckload of untaxed cigarettes in northern New York, a shipment that was ordered by an Indian tribe in Nebraska from a manufacturer on the St. Regis Mohawk reservation. The four Appellate Division ju
Oct 24, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Oct 25, 2013 03:54
The Omaha City Council has approved a controversial plan to tax local sales of tobacco products to finance millions in funding for a new cancer treatment and research center.
Oct 2, 2012 Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Oct 3, 2012 08:02
An Omaha City Councilman says he believes a proposed cigarette tax has enough support to pass, despite criticism from Gov. Dave Heineman and opposition from some businesses.
Sep 25, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Sep 25, 2012 17:44
[Nebraska, New York] Does the Shadow of Big Tobacco Loom Behind the Recent Seizure of Mohawk Cigarettes?
“The sale and distribution of Native American brands to nontribal members are fully within the State’s power to tax, regulate and enforce,” Altria declared in its white paper. “There is no immunity for sales of Native American cigarettes to non-Indians o
Jun 1, 2012 Indian Country Today
added Jun 1, 2012 10:14
excuse Tammy Burns, manager of cardiology and tobacco programs at Creighton University's Cardiac Center, if she seems dubious as she watches the e-cigarette craze blowing through Omaha. Excuse her if she looks at e-cigarettes -- the whispered promise tha
Sep 9, 2013 Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Sep 13, 2013 03:30
With the tax chopped down to 15-cents per pack, those for and against the tax agree a ballot fight is now unlikely. On Tuesday the city council OK’d the tax by a vote of 5-2, paving the way for the city to provide approximately $35 million over 10 years
Oct 3, 2012 Missouri News Horizon
added Oct 3, 2012 07:25
[Nebraska] ORDINANCE IMPOSING AN OCCUPATION TAX ON PERSONS ENGAGED IN SELLING TOBACCO PRODUCTS WITHIN OMAHA (PDF)
Sep 12, 2012 City of Omaha (NE)
added Sep 14, 2012 07:37
The city of Omaha has gone public with the proposed ordinance for a tobacco tax to help fund the new UNMC Cancer Complex. The entire plan is now available online.
Sep 14, 2012 WOWT Channel 6 (Omaha, NE)
added Sep 14, 2012 07:27
The fire, at an apartment complex at 2901 N. 56th St., started on a third-floor balcony and had spread to the second-floor balcony
Jun 9, 2012 Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Jun 10, 2012 13:33
The Gage County Sheriff’s Office later purchased 100 e-cigarettes for inmates and more than half have already been scooped up by the inmates, who can buy four and use one at any time. Jail administrator Lt. Tony Shepardson said the e-cigarettes were “se
Dec 25, 2013 Beatrice (NE) Daily Sun
added Dec 25, 2013 19:28