Headlines Tagged with Nebraska — 1,514 headlines found
In Omaha the largest e-cigarette company is Alohma. Formerly known as Plumes, the company is growing by leaps and bounds considering a few short years ago it didn't own a single store front.
Feb 20, 2015 WOWT Channel 6 (Omaha, NE)
added Feb 21, 2015 21:35
which killed two people. Investigators say the fire started in a basement apartment as a result of the improper discarding of smoking materials. They are classifying the cause of the December 23rd fire which killed Eddie Valentine and Demetria Sanchez as
Feb 10, 2015 KMTV Action 3 News CBS (Omaha, NE)
added Feb 11, 2015 22:49
The state Legislature on Wednesday gave first-round approval to a bill that would allow cigar smoking to continue in the state licensed establishments, including one in South Sioux City.
Feb 5, 2015 Sioux City (IA) Journal
added Feb 5, 2015 05:22
Lawmakers advanced a bill (LB118) with that intent Wednesday, and will need to vote twice more before it reaches the governor's desk to be signed into law. Supporters hope the move will address a Nebraska Supreme Court ruling that undid cigar bars' exemp
Feb 4, 2015 Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Feb 4, 2015 15:29
An effort to allow for smoking in cigar bars would likely hold up in court if it passes the Legislature, according to a legal expert from the University of Nebraska. But that's a big if. Sen. Ernie Chambers of Omaha has said he'll likely filibuster any
Jan 27, 2015 Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Jan 27, 2015 00:40
Cigar aficionados are calling on Nebraska lawmakers to exclude cigar bars from the state's smoking ban. Advocates argued in a legislative hearing Monday that a recent court ruling robbed cigar shops of the exception they deserve.
Jan 26, 2015 AP - Associated Press
added Jan 26, 2015 20:53
Monday, advocates argued people should be allowed to smoke a cigar and have a drink in cigar bars, while opponents said cigars are a cancer risk and the cigar bars should not be allowed. Nebraska banned indoor smoking in most places of business in 2008.
Jan 26, 2015 Nebraska Educational Telecommunications
added Jan 26, 2015 20:21
Nebraska's long-awaited cigar-smoking ban is in effect as of Thursday, according to a message Jake’s Cigars & Spirits posted to its Facebook page Wednesday afternoon.
Jan 21, 2015 Daily Nebraskan
added Jan 26, 2015 20:20
"We were never even a party to the original suit, so we think cigar bars are at least entitled to a hearing, and we are entitled to use that license and we still have that license on the wall," Kelley said.
Jan 17, 2015 KETV/TheOmahaChannel.com
added Jan 17, 2015 20:08
While the intent of the bill, introduced by Sen. Tyson Larson of O'Neill, is clear, its ability to stand up to a constitutional challenge is not. The state Supreme Court's ruling last August stemmed from a lawsuit by the owner of Big John's Billiards in
Jan 17, 2015 AP - Associated Press
added Jan 17, 2015 19:19