Headlines Tagged with Nebraska — 1,518 headlines found
A town home community voted Saturday night on whether to ban smoking, WOWT 6 News was there at the Village Green property to “witness” the debate and see the vote.
Oct 12, 2014 WOWT Channel 6 (Omaha, NE)
added Oct 12, 2014 22:38
Two more Omaha apartment complexes are now smoke-free. One apartment building at Midtown Crossing is now smoke-free. Smoking also won’t be allowed at the new Hillsborough Pointe apartment complex. Two previous fires there both were caused by careless us
Jan 26, 2014 KIOS Public Radio (Omaha, NE)
added Jan 26, 2014 07:16
The 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. Electronic cigarettes
Nov 9, 2013 Fremont (NE) Tribune
added Nov 9, 2013 13:01
A pair of newly introduced bills would force Omaha to drop its occupation tax on tobacco while raising state taxes on cigarettes.
Jan 23, 2013 Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Jan 24, 2013 18:27
LINCOLN -- An Omaha pool hall that was ticketed for allowing a customer to smoke will fight the citation as part of its ongoing crusade against Nebraska's smoking ban. On the evening of Nov. 10, Omaha police wrote two tickets at Big John's Billiards, 98
Nov 22, 2012 Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Nov 22, 2012 15:58
The Douglas County Health Department conducted a compliance check Friday at Big John's after receiving complaints that the longtime establishment had been openly flouting the statewide ban on smoking in workplaces, restaurants and bars. “We're making a
Oct 13, 2012 Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Oct 13, 2012 17:05
LINCOLN -- Starting next month, tobacco use will be banned at many Lincoln city parks, including several ballfields and at least one golf course.
Oct 7, 2012 Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Oct 7, 2012 17:57
Six people have been indicted for the roles they allegedly played in a ring importing cigarettes from Vietnam and selling them in the Lincoln area.
Jun 15, 2012 Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Jun 16, 2012 08:04
In response to Connie Dohse Ross ("Who does smoking hurt?" Feb. 6 Public Pulse): She said, "As a former LPN, I will never be convinced that my smoking is harming anyone but myself."... I end up in the doctor's office with bronchitis. I asked the doctor,
Mar 18, 2018 Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Mar 19, 2018 19:50
isn't meant to protect the health of the city's 50,000 residents, but instead to prevent fires. Councilman Don Preister proposed the ban, which wouldn't affect duplexes and single-family homes, in August after cigarette smoking at a single Bellevue apartm
Sep 25, 2016 AP - Associated Press
added Sep 25, 2016 23:08