Headlines Tagged with North Dakota — 1,527 headlines found
[California, Colorado, Missouri, North Dakota] Putting Profits Before Kids, Tobacco Companies Spend Big to Deceive Voters and Fight State Ballot Initiatives to Raise Tobacco Taxes
By fighting the California, Colorado and North Dakota initiatives – while bankrolling the counterproductive Missouri measure – the tobacco companies once again are protecting their profits at the expense of kids and lives. Voters across the country shoul
Sep 7, 2016 PR Newswire
added Sep 7, 2016 16:15
rank among the states with relatively low percentages of adult smokers, but smoking rates vary widely among counties, according to a new comparison of counties. In North Dakota, 18 percent of adults smoke, and the smoking rate ranges from 8 percent in He
Mar 26, 2014 Saint Paul (MN) Pioneer Press
added Mar 26, 2014 13:14
First District Health says many businesses are not posting the smoke-free signs in the front of their store or restaurant, which is an important piece in preventing tobacco use at indoor workplaces.
Dec 3, 2013 KMOT-TV (Minot, ND)
added Dec 3, 2013 22:56
HCR 3033 is a resolution asking the state of North Dakota to waste our state’s time and money to “study” whether products like electronic cigarettes and smokeless tobacco are safe alternatives for people who currently smoke traditional cigarettes.
Mar 26, 2013 Jamestown (ND) Sun
added Mar 26, 2013 14:55
County employees voiced their issues on a ban on smoking on county grounds at the Pierce County Commission meeting on Dec. 18. Heart of America Correctional and Treatment Center Administrator Mary Richard, Chief of Security Joey Cotton and correctional
Dec 28, 2012 Pierce County (ND) Tribune
added Dec 29, 2012 11:53
A cigar lounge here that is attempting to skirt the statewide smoking ban may soon be facing legal action. The director of Fargo Cass Public Health said she plans to file a complaint with Cass County prosecutors against the owner of JT Cigarro, who has be
Dec 20, 2012 Jamestown (ND) Sun
added Dec 20, 2012 14:56
North Dakota’s new ban, as unpopular as it is for a vocal minority, will save money — and lives.
Nov 30, 2012 Jamestown (ND) Sun
added Dec 1, 2012 13:24
While Doyle says he will abide by the new rule, he sees it creating all kinds of issues – from his own customers having to smoke in a potentially more hazardous area (his parking lot) to the difficult time smokers will have finding a spot in downtown Far
Nov 27, 2012 Fargo (ND) InForum
added Nov 27, 2012 06:44
City leaders are taking the local ordinance and incorporating the new state law but the new provisions are raising questions and have some wondering whether it will really better the city. A 60 vote majority is needed in the legislature to do a change to
Nov 22, 2012 WDAZ 8 (Grand Forks, ND)
added Nov 23, 2012 11:39
This week, North Dakota voters passed an initiative banning smoking at indoor workplaces throughout the state, the Prairie Business reports. The measure was approved by a majority of voters. North Dakota has had a limited statewide smoking ban since 2005.
Nov 9, 2012 National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Nov 10, 2012 21:31