Headlines Tagged with Nebraska — 1,522 headlines found
At its peak, Rock River Manufacturing’s 15,000-square-foot plant produces 5,000 cigarettes a minute, or 1.1 billion per year...Ho-Chunk Inc., the economic development corporation for the Winnebago Tribe.
May 9, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added May 9, 2017 21:25
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
[Nebraska] Immunity From Prostitution Charges Advances; Supreme Court Declines Marijuana Lawsuit; Cigarette Taxes Come Up Short
the Revenue Committee has rejected a proposal by Sen. Mike Gloor to increase the cigarette tax by $1.50, from its current 64 cents a pack. Gloor had proposed splitting the estimated $120 million such an increase would raise, between causes including healt
Mar 21, 2016 Nebraska Educational Telecommunications
added Mar 22, 2016 11:20
The Nebraska Attorney General's Office on Monday asked the state Supreme Court to rehear the challenge to Nebraska's indoor smoking ban exemptions after the judges declared the exceptions for cigar bars and tobacco shops unconstitutional.
Sep 9, 2014 Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Sep 9, 2014 12:11
Larkin owns the location in Benson and another in Lincoln. He said the ruling will be a financial blow for his business because a good deal of their cigars are bought to be smoked on site.
Aug 29, 2014 KETV/TheOmahaChannel.com
added Aug 31, 2014 12:12
The Nebraska Legislature's Revenue Committee voted down efforts to advance two tax proposals citing, in part, the need to include the ideas in a comprehensive study of state tax changes planned this year.
Mar 19, 2013 Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Mar 20, 2013 02:24
NewsWatch 7 has learned Sen. Bob Krist will introduce a bill in the Nebraska Unicameral next month that would, if passed, either change the scope of Omaha's new tax on tobacco products or put an end to it.
Dec 28, 2012 KETV/TheOmahaChannel.com
added Dec 30, 2012 15:52
Gov Dave Heineman called it "double taxation" Monday for the City of Omaha to consider an occupation tax on cigarettes to fund a new cancer center at University of Nebraska Medical Center.
Sep 24, 2012 Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Sep 24, 2012 17:27
In 1972, Native American inmates filed a federal lawsuit that resulted in a 1974 agreement under which prison officials agreed to allow the inmates access to medicine men and ceremonial tobacco and to hold religious ceremonies, among other things.
Sep 22, 2012 Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Sep 23, 2012 18:52
[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