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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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[New Hampshire, Rhode Island, South Dakota] How much does Wisconsin collect from tobacco, alcohol and gas taxes?

Only three states draw a higher percentage of their tax revenue from the sale of tobacco products than Wisconsin, a new data set revealed. Wisconsin collected $645 million in taxes from tobacco sales in 2011, 4.21 percent of its $15 billion tax revenue
Wisconsin State Journal
added Jul 30, 2013 04:49
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[South Dakota] JazzFest exempt on smoking policy

A new policy that prohibits smoking in city parks during children's activities won't apply to special events in Sioux Falls parks such as the upcoming JazzFest. The policy is intended to keep the air clean in city parks around playgrounds and during kid
Sioux Falls (SD) Argus-Leader
added Jul 16, 2013 05:03
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South Dakota smoking ban sidesteps trendy lounges for hookah

Three years into the statewide ban on smoking in enclosed public places, South Dakota still hasn't figured out what smoking looks like. A Rapid City dispute about the legality of hookah lounges, where patrons ingest vapors from flavored tobacco, has giv
Sioux Falls (SD) Argus-Leader
added Jul 13, 2013 20:35
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[South Dakota] Changes in park smoking policy won't affect events like JazzFest

A recently enforced park policy which prohibits smoking in parks during children's activities won't apply to special events held in city parks, such as the upcoming JazzFest, city officials say.
Sioux Falls (SD) Argus-Leader
added Jul 12, 2013 21:49
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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] Push for smoke-free apartments

Cigarettes and smoking were blamed for more than half the structure fires last year in Sioux Falls, and city officials now are encouraging rental property owners to ban smoking in their buildings. The Sioux Falls Health Department made their pitch to a
Sioux Falls (SD) Argus-Leader
added Jun 29, 2013 11:01
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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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[South Dakota] SD Landlords Consider Smoke-Free Apartments

Thursday at South Dakota Achieve dozens of landlords met to discuss the possibility of having smoke-free apartments. A spokesperson from the American Lung Association was on hand to explain how Sioux Falls landlords can make apartments safer with the s
KDLT (Sioux Falls, SD)
added Jun 28, 2013 11:51
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