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[Nevada] Smoking in city of Reno parks (including vaping) could get you a misdemeanor charge

Tobacco use of any kind is banned as of Aug. 10, including electronic or vaporized smoking devices. The city council introduced the ordinance in July and passed it earlier this month. “Violation of this provision may result in misdemeanor charges,” acco
Reno (NV) Gazette-Journal
added Aug 15, 2018 16:13

[Nevada] Reno City Council Moves to Ban Smoking in Parks, Public Trails

City Council unanimously approved the first reading of a possible ordinance that would ban smoking and vaping in city parks.
KTVN (Reno, NV)
added Jul 26, 2018 12:02

Tight margins, FDA challenge vaping companies in Nevada, US

Wilson’s company, eCig Distributors, has called Southern Nevada home for about a year. Lured from Southern California by public assistance and fewer taxes, the electronic cigarette distributor and online retailer has grown along with its industry. But
Las Vegas Review-Journal
added Jul 24, 2018 00:05

[Nevada] Washoe County celebrates businesses that provide smoke-free areas in Reno

As part of the Washoe County Health District’s Chronic Disease Prevention Program, local businesses that provide smoke-free environments to customers, visitors, and employees will be awarded with the Extra Mile Award. The Truckee Meadows Parks Foundatio
KRNV News 4 (Reno, NV)
added Jun 29, 2018 18:07

[Nevada] Las Vegas officials discuss possibility of marijuana lounges

Las Vegas city officials today discussed a proposed ordinance to allow licensed marijuana establishment operators to open lounges where adults could consume the plant. Deputy City Attorney Bryan Scott said the ordinance would also permit lounge owners t
Las Vegas Sun
added Jun 28, 2018 02:46

[Nevada] LETTER: LTE- Chris Picior

I’m on the initiative petition committee that filed the Mesquite Citizens Initiative for Clean Indoor Air... We have never attempted to mislead voters or subvert laws or hide anything, but in an attempt to discredit this entire process, this paper has co
Mesquite (NV) Local News
added Jun 22, 2018 20:04

[Nevada] LETTER: No casino employees in my backyard

The City of Mesquite will be required to ensure compliance and enforcement of the law. That means, you will pay for a city employee whose responsibility will go far beyond the casino doors and potentially into every garage space, storage space, balcony,
Mesquite (NV) Local News
added Jun 20, 2018 14:15

[Nevada] Get Healthy Carson City: World No Tobacco Day zeroes in on major health threat

For free help to quit smoking, call 1-800-QUIT-NOW, go to, or enroll in Freedom from Smoking classes at Carson Tahoe Health by calling 775-445-7651 (the next class starts June 14).
Nevada Appeal
added May 29, 2018 16:04
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[Nevada] Commissioners endorse local students to push age raise on tobacco purchases

Four Churchill County High School students are preparing to push for a new law to the Nevada State Legislature—and Churchill County Commissioners agreed to back them. During the County Commissioners meeting last week, the students requested an endorseme
Nevada Appeal
added Apr 25, 2018 17:33

[Nevada] BreakDown launches month-long initiative for smoke-free colleges on 'Kick Butts Day'

The tobacco prevention youth group, BreakDown, wants to encourage colleges and universities to adopt smoke-free policies. To do this, it will launch its month-long initiative called “The Next Step” on Wednesday, March 21, to commemorate the annual "Kick
KSNV-TV NBC News 3 (Las Vegas, NV)
added Mar 24, 2018 00:20
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