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[South Dakota] The Latest: Smokers could see $1 tax hike for cigarettes

South Dakota smokers would see a $1 tax hike on a standard pack of cigarettes under a ballot measure that aims to make the state's four technical institutes more affordable. House Speaker Mark Mickelson said Tuesday that he plans to pursue that proposa
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 7, 2017 18:11
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Businesses find loopholes in South Dakota law banning smoking

Two years after taking effect places like Ike's Bingo, in North Sioux City, have cut a long hole in wall that's covered by a soffit. Smoker's are happy because they don't have to go outside, and it's legal. Some lawmakers blame loose wording for the loo
KTIV TV Channel 4 (Sioux City, IA)
added Jan 23, 2013 02:56
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[South Dakota] 28th MDG to be smoke free Nov. 9

The 28th Medical Group will be designated a tobacco-free campus beginning Nov. 9, in light of the recently updated Air Force Instruction 40-102, Tobacco Use in the Air Force.
Rapid City (SD) Journal
added Nov 6, 2012 10:10
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Court finds tobacco ban in South Dakota prisons violates rights of Native American inmates

The ruling, released Friday, means the Department of Corrections cannot ban tobacco altogether in state prisons. The department could appeal the decision. Under a plan, which was approved by Schreier and opposed by the Department of Corrections last fal
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 27, 2014 12:23
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[South Dakota] Reader comments: To smoke, or not to smoke on a public patio

The response is mixed. Some say smokers should be allowed to smoke outside even with other patrons around. Others voice an adamant "no," while still others say leave it to the business owners. Join the conversation on Argus Leader Media's Facebook page o
Sioux Falls (SD) Argus-Leader
added Jul 9, 2013 11:06
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[South Dakota] WALN: The Right To Smoke Deadly Cigarettes

Last month, the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI) approved Resolution #SPO-16-046, which was passed with the intent of “Supporting Policies to Reduce Commercial Tobacco Use, Secondhand Smoke Exposure and Tobacco-Related Disease among American
Lakota Country Times
added Jul 22, 2016 02:04
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[South Dakota] Editorial: E-cigarettes should be illegal for minors

The South Dakota Legislature did the right thing in restricting the sale of e-cigarettes to minors. Gov. Daugaard should sign the measure into law.
Sioux Falls (SD) Argus-Leader
added Mar 18, 2014 15:42
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[South Dakota] More People Using E-Cigarettes

Some people believe electronic cigarettes are a healthier alternative, but not all health experts agree. After smoking cigarettes for seven years, Jayson Kelley has not had a regular cigarette for three months. Instead, he's turned to e-cigarettes. E-ciga
KELO 1320 AM / 107.9 FM (Sioux Falls, SD)
added Nov 16, 2013 02:50
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E-cigarette retailers arrive in South Dakota

And they're invading South Dakota. Last month, Rapid City welcomed its first retailer of electronic cigarettes — a more than $1 billion industry that is growing rapidly across the country. Electronic cigarettes, commonly known as e-cigarettes, are batt
Rapid City (SD) Journal
added Nov 9, 2013 12:59
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[South Dakota] City urges apartments to go smoke-free

Cigarettes and smoking were blamed for more than half the structure fires in Sioux Falls last year, and city officials now are encouraging rental property owners to ban smoking in their buildings. The Sioux Falls Health Department made their pitch to ap
Sioux Falls (SD) Argus-Leader
added Jun 29, 2013 11:35
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