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[South Dakota] Jackley issues caution about tobacco settlement money scam

Attorney General Marty Jackley is cautioning South Dakota residents about what he says are deceptive advertisements regarding a nearly 20-year-old settlement with tobacco companies.
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 15, 2017 19:31
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[South Dakota] City passes pared down outdoor tobacco ordinance

Sioux Falls city council adopted an outdoor smoking policy without an all-out ban and without penalties. The decision didn’t come easy. The council took public input on the ordinance for close to an hour before debating the topic.
KSFY Television ABC (Sioux Falls, SD)
added Dec 7, 2016 17:03
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[South Dakota] State awards $221195 in tobacco disparities grants

The Department of Health is awarding $221,194.85 in grants to reduce tobacco use in the state, it was announced in a news release. The tobacco disparities grants are aimed at reducing tobacco use among populations disproportionately affected with higher
Pierre (SD) Capital Journal
added Aug 29, 2016 21:30
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[South Dakota] Rapid City scientist promoting smoke-free policies on reservations

Patricia Nez Henderson, vice president of the Black Hills Center for American Indian Health, has been appointed to the U.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services to serve a four-year term on special committee to raise awareness on the dangers of smoking
Rapid City (SD) Journal
added Aug 20, 2016 15:40
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[South Dakota] 'Smoke shacks' pull video lottery machines

A casino group that tried to find a clever way around South Dakota’s indoor smoking ban is retreating from its strategy. Crown Central Casino made headlines last fall when Argus Leader Media reported a room within the casino was established as a separat
Sioux Falls (SD) Argus-Leader
added May 29, 2016 20:03
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[South Dakota] NORD: YOURS: State's smoke-free law saves many lives

Today is the American Cancer Society’s Great American Smokeout, but tomorrow is just as good a day to quit and every day is a good day to enjoy a smoke-free workplace in South Dakota.
Rapid City (SD) Journal
added Nov 19, 2015 17:03
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[South Dakota] Governor Hates It, but Sioux See Bonanza in Pot Smoking Lounge

Santee Sioux hope the marijuana "smoking lounge" they are building in a converted bowling alley will bring $2 million a month to the tribe, despite opposition from the governor, who calls the project illegal. Workers are gutting a bowling alley acros
Courthouse News
added Oct 21, 2015 14:10
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[South Dakota] Lawmakers: No e-cigarettes for minors

On Monday, a legislative committee said what is known about e-cigarettes is enough to keep them out of the hands of children. "I think we can all agree that e-cigarettes are an adult product," said Sen. Dan Lederman, R-Dakota Dunes. "We need to be sure
Sioux Falls (SD) Argus-Leader
added Feb 25, 2014 14:44
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[South Dakota] State appealing ceremonial tobacco policy change

South Dakota corrections officials are appealing a federal judge's decision to reverse its policy banning the use of tobacco in Native American religious ceremonies.
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 14, 2013 20:40
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[South Dakota] Two years later, few flout smoking ban

Police say they have seen few violations
Sioux Falls (SD) Argus-Leader
added Nov 11, 2012 21:35
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