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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

[South Dakota] Aberdeen May Ban Kids From Using E-Cigarettes

Aberdeen City Council members passed an ordinance Monday that would ban anyone less than 18 years old from having e-cigarettes. It's similar to a bill that passed in a committee in Pierre Monday as well. If that bill becomes law, you'd have to be 18 to b
KELO 1320 AM / 107.9 FM (Sioux Falls, SD)
added Feb 25, 2014 14:04

[South Dakota] HALLWAYS: E-cigarette ban

They're touted as being virtually odorless, and e-cigarettes may only emit vapor. But the tobacco alternative may soon be formally banned at the Rushmore Plaza Civic Center. The ban isn't the result of any potential harm to bystanders from second-hand "
Rapid City (SD) Journal
added Dec 27, 2013 22:33

[South Dakota] 38th Annual Great American Smokeout

there's a new twist to their message. E-cigarettes are being advertised as a safe alternative to smoking, but doctors say at least 20 percent of the people puffing on them will become addicted to nicotine leading to long term usage.
KELO 1320 AM / 107.9 FM (Sioux Falls, SD)
added Nov 16, 2013 02:51

[South Dakota] Jackley Pushes for E-Cigarette Regulation

"We need you to take a look at and protect our minors. We need you to look at these ingredients and tell us whether or not, health-wise, they are truly safer than cigarettes," Jackley said. A tobacco settlement means South Dakota receives about $28-mill
KELO 1320 AM / 107.9 FM (Sioux Falls, SD)
added Nov 16, 2013 02:49

[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

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

[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

[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

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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