Headlines Tagged with Nebraska — 1,507 headlines found
Justices heard arguments Wednesday challenging exemptions to the Clean Indoor Air Act. The law allows you to smoke in a cigar bar, as well as in some tobacco stores and hotel rooms. A district court ruled those exemptions are unfair to other businesses
May 28, 2014 KETV/TheOmahaChannel.com
added May 30, 2014 03:38
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
Hundreds of students are pushing to outlaw any smoking, including e-cigarettes, across the University of Nebraska at Omaha campus after a two-alarm dorm fire was sparked by a cigarette in February.
Apr 23, 2014 KETV/TheOmahaChannel.com
added Apr 24, 2014 00:42
Nebraska Humane Society says secondhand smoke can lead to major health problems in animals. Dogs, cats, birds and even pocket pets can all be hurt by tobacco smoke. Your pet breathes the same air you do, so chances are if you're smoking or breathing seco
Apr 19, 2014 WOWT Channel 6 (Omaha, NE)
added Apr 20, 2014 23:55
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
The Parks and Recreation Advisory Board changed language in its Play Tobacco Free policy, which already prohibited the use of tobacco products in all outdoor parks and recreation facilities.
Apr 11, 2014 Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Apr 11, 2014 15:18
In the past 15 months, the Hillsborough Pointe apartment complex, northwest of 144th Street and West Maple Road, has had three fires -- all of which were blamed on careless disposal of cigarettes.
Apr 7, 2014 Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Apr 7, 2014 12:15
North Platte Public Schools has banned e-cigarettes and look-alike tobacco products from school grounds districtwide. The North Platte Board of Education approved the policy change Tuesday night, adding e-cigarettes and look-alike tobacco to the list of
Mar 26, 2014 North Platte (NE) Telegraph
added Mar 26, 2014 13:42
The Millard School District is taking steps toward vaporizing e-cigarettes on all its campuses. Some tobacco sellers we spoke with on Tuesday said the cigarette alternatives have been gaining popularity. Millard Schools noticed the trend and the distric
Mar 18, 2014 WOWT Channel 6 (Omaha, NE)
added Mar 19, 2014 11:40
Lawmakers began debate Monday on a measure that would ban minors from using e-cigarettes and stores from selling them to anyone under 18. Senators broke away for lunch before taking a vote. Sen. Russ Karpisek of Wilber, who introduced the legislation, s
Mar 11, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Mar 11, 2014 14:43