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[Nebraska] Upcoming Lincoln festival to celebrate 'cigar bar lifestyle'

This year, the Nebraska Cigar Festival is on Friday at the Pla Mor Ballroom. General admission tickets are still on sale for $75 at www.nebraskacigarfestival.com, though VIP tickets are already sold out. For all tickets, attendees must be ages 21 and up
Daily Nebraskan
added Jan 19, 2016 16:47
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[Nebraska] VIDEO: Bill Would Increase Cigarette Tax By $1.50 Per Pack To $2.14

Sen. Mike Gloor of Grand Island introduced the measure Friday that would increase the state tax per pack from 64 cents to $2.14. That would generate an estimated $120 million, which would be used for property tax relief and a variety of health care progr
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 17, 2016 20:39
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[Nebraska] VIDEO: Bill Would Increase Cigarette Tax By $1.50 Per Pack To $2.14

Sen. Mike Gloor of Grand Island introduced the measure Friday that would increase the state tax per pack from 64 cents to $2.14. That would generate an estimated $120 million, which would be used for property tax relief and a variety of health care progr
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 17, 2016 20:39
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[Nebraska] VIDEO: Proposed Cigarette Tax Could Benefit Vape Shops

After Grand Island Senator Mike Gloor proposes increasing the tax on cigarettes to $1.50 per pack, some local businesses aren't worried while others see it as a way to expand business. Friday afternoon, Sen. Gloor proposed increasing the tax, making a pa
KSNB (Hastings, NE)
added Jan 17, 2016 16:46
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[Nebraska] E-Cigarettes on the Rise among middle schoolers and high schoolers

Stacy Lauby is the owner of the Kearney Smoker Friendly store and agrees that e-cigarette sales are up. "We usually notice an increase in our e-cigarette and our vapor sales right after the first of the year,” Lauby said. “People set New Year's resoluti
Nebraska.tv - NTV ABC (Kearney, NE)
added Jan 8, 2016 21:34
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[Nebraska] Columbus park board supports partial tobacco ban

Members of the local park board are supporting an effort to snuff out smoking and tobacco use in areas where children gather to play. The Columbus Board of Parks Commissioners voted 5-0 Tuesday afternoon to back a ban that would prohibit people from usin
Columbus (NE) Telegram
added Nov 19, 2015 15:45
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[Nebraska] Smokeout to include Community Health Fair

A Community Health Fair will be combined with the annual Great American Smokeout from 3 to 6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 19, at the Old Walnut Apartments and Trinity United Methodist Church at Fifth and Elm streets in Grand Island. Interpreters will be at the he
Grand Island (NE) Independent
added Nov 16, 2015 22:05
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[Nebraska] High Rise Fire Illustrates Shift to Smoke Free Housing

The Hall County Housing Authority had begun taking steps to go smoke free, before a deadly fire. Executive Director Rick Ruzicka said, "We've been moving towards a smoke free policy throughout our complex. This building and Golden Towers are the last o
Nebraska.tv - NTV ABC (Kearney, NE)
added Nov 11, 2015 00:17
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[Iowa, Nebraska] Point-Counterpoint: Should smoking be banned everywhere?

Smoking was banned in public places in 2008 in Iowa and Nebraska with a few exceptions — mainly casinos. Should smoking be banned everywhere? Online editor Leeanna Ellis and news clerk Emily Nield light up the debate in this week’s “Point-Counterpoint.”
Washington County (NE) Enterprise and Pilot Tribune
added Oct 9, 2015 17:55
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[Nebraska] Natural Vapor attracting ex-smokers

They're former cigarette smokers who have kicked their tobacco addiction in favor of vaping. Seachord was a cigarette smoker for 8-to-10 years and found that propylene glycol was harming his health. His discovery of e-cigarettes -- intended for adults ov
Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Aug 31, 2015 13:42
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