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[South Dakota] ROSSMAN: Fighting the state’s tobacco epidemic

South Dakota is one of 50 states plus DC that receives funding and technical support from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to support comprehensive tobacco control efforts and quitlines. OSH is the lead federal agency for comprehensive toba
Watertown (SD) Public Opinion
added Jun 3, 2017 11:35
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[South Dakota] Penalities OK'd for underage drinking parties, e-cigarette sales to youth

The House of Representatives voted 60-10 to expand South Dakota’s tobacco regulations to cover e-cigarettes and other devices for delivering nicotine vapor.
Rapid City (SD) Journal
added Mar 11, 2014 01:26
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[South Dakota] New tobacco-free city parks policy

Sioux Falls Parks and Recreation and the Health Department have announced the details of a new tobacco use policy for City parks. The new policy, which goes into effect immediately, prohibits the use of tobacco in City parks during youth activities (under
KELO 1320 AM / 107.9 FM (Sioux Falls, SD)
added Apr 2, 2013 12:50
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[South Dakota] Parents React To New Tobacco-Free Parks Policy

On Monday, the City of Sioux Falls is holding a meeting to introduce a new tobacco-free city park policy. The city says the new policy bans the use of tobacco at all city playgrounds and parks where youth activities are taking place.
KELO 1320 AM / 107.9 FM (Sioux Falls, SD)
added Apr 1, 2013 08:51
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[South Dakota] JOHNSEN: GUEST COLUMN: Students voted: Time to ban smoking at NSU

When it is all said and done, the opinion of those heard were clear by a two-to-one margin: We don't want smoking. Did you vote? If so, you have the right to defend your position as I am here. If not, quit complaining. You were given equal opportunity w
Aberdeen (SD) American News
added Mar 27, 2013 09:23
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[South Dakota] State smoking ban results in 20 citations in 2 years

Bar owners and pub patrons appear to be complying with an indoor smoking ban, state data show. The Argus Leader reports (http://argusne.ws/TzXdXt ) South Dakota's voter-approved smoking ban started two years ago.
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 11, 2012 21:40
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[South Dakota] Parents, officials concerned about vaping by S.D. students

School districts from Sioux Falls to Spearfish are grappling with an increase in students who are "vaping" on campus. Students - some as young as middle schoolers - inhale from hand-held devices that heat liquid gels into an aerosol containing nicotine a
KELO 1320 AM / 107.9 FM (Sioux Falls, SD)
added Apr 18, 2018 13:36
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South Dakota Federal Judge Denies Motion To Amend Religious Tobacco Use Order ($$)

denied a motion brought by a group of plaintiffs seeking to increase the amount of tobacco used in a religious mixture for Native American religious ceremonies in prison after finding that the amount the court already allowed was sufficient for religious
Lexis Nexis
added Aug 18, 2017 04:27
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[South Dakota] Tobacco tax for tech schools?

South Dakota should hike taxes on cigarettes to help bring down tuition at the state's technical institutes, Rep. Mark Mickelson said Monday. The Sioux Falls Republican submitted two proposals this month to the Secretary of State's Office that w
Sioux Falls (SD) Argus-Leader
added Jun 20, 2017 19:53
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[South Dakota] Sioux Falls Argus Leader Hotel, event center unfazed by outdoor smoking ban idea

It’s been years since the Sheraton Sioux Falls Hotel closed its smoking rooms and forced guests to step outside before lighting up. But if a proposed outdoor public smoking ban takes effect, hotel guests could have to walk up to a quarter mile to get thei
Sioux Falls (SD) Argus-Leader
added Oct 9, 2016 14:16
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