Headlines Tagged with Outdoors — 11,330 headlines found
PALMER — The Alaska State Fair is entirely smoke-free for the first time this year, becoming perhaps the first fair in the country to take that step. The 12-day event that drew nearly 300,000 attendees in 2015 is now the only fair in the nation to ban s
Sep 2, 2016 Anchorage (AK) Daily News
added Sep 2, 2016 21:07
The Seoul Metropolitan Government is carrying out an intensive crackdown on smoking within 10 m of subway exits from Thursday. The city passed the smoking ban in May with a four-month grace period. It began to take effect as of Thursday. Violators are s
Sep 1, 2016 Chosun Ilbo (kr)
added Sep 1, 2016 16:12
People who smoke within 10 meters of the exits can be fined up to 100,000 won ($90). The city government launched a crackdown on offenders Thursday, with 19 officers patrolling exits from now until Sept. 9, Yonhap news agency reported.
Sep 1, 2016 Korea Times (kr)
added Sep 1, 2016 16:11
State senators Tuesday approved a bill by State Sen. Marty Block (D-San Diego) that would ban smoking or disposal of tobacco products at a state owned or operated beach or park. The measure, SB 1333, will now head to the governor.
Aug 31, 2016 LGBT Weekly
added Sep 1, 2016 14:57
[Australia] Smokers banned from lighting up near bus stops and outdoor shopping malls under tough new anti-smoking laws
Smokers face tougher new laws in Queensland with bus stops, taxi ranks and outdoor shopping malls now off-limits. New tougher restrictions on where people can light up in Queensland come into effect on Thursday.
Aug 31, 2016 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 1, 2016 14:55
recent complaints from residents and business owners prompted Council’s Legislative Committee to mull a more extensive policy at an Aug. 31 meeting. “They object to the depositing of cigarette butts on the street and secondhand smoke at times entering th
Sep 1, 2016 Willoughby (OH) News-Herald
added Sep 1, 2016 14:40
Amid concerns over health impacts and wildfires, smoking and using electronic cigarettes would be outlawed at California’s 270 state parks and beaches under a bill sent by state lawmakers to the governor on Tuesday. The measure creates a fine of up to $
Aug 30, 2016 Los Angeles Times
added Aug 31, 2016 15:42
At its second meeting for August, the city council heard from members of the city park board that in a recent online poll it conducted, more than 75 percent of the nearly 500 people who responded were against allowing smoking in the park. Ann Nettles, re
Aug 31, 2016 Fountain County (IN) Neighbor
added Aug 31, 2016 15:39
A health ministry panel on Wednesday called for a ban on smoking indoors in public spaces, including restaurants. In a report, the Health, Labor and Welfare Ministry linked passive smoking to a range of deadly diseases, saying designated smoking spaces
Aug 31, 2016 Japan Times (jp)
added Aug 31, 2016 15:26
The Health Ministry will gazette all national parks nationwide to be smoke-free zones by year-end...currently, 22 areas had been gazetted as smoke-free, including religious places, rest areas on the highways and education places, including universities.
Aug 27, 2016 BERNAMA (Malaysian National News Agency) (my)
added Aug 29, 2016 14:14