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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] SD Inks Tax Collection Deals With Three Tribes ($$)

South Dakota has finalized tax agreements with three tribes under which the state’s revenue department will collect sales, use and excise taxes on the tribes' behalf to enforce tax laws
Law360
added Aug 18, 2016 19:11
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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] Casino trades smoking for booze license

The City Council is making an example out of a group of casino owners who have a history of allowing smoking in their businesses....prompted the council last week to delay action on renewing the business' alcohol permit until it’s owners formalized a pl
Sioux Falls (SD) Argus-Leader
added Jul 13, 2016 20:03
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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] Smoking patio at downtown bar under scrutiny

Wiley’s Tavern ... caught the attention of a few city officials who wonder whether the smoking patio on the northeast corner of its building meets South Dakota’s indoor smoking regulations. The presence of video lottery machines on the patio is also rais
Sioux Falls (SD) Argus-Leader
added May 29, 2016 20:01
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[South Dakota] Yankton Warns Citizens The Danger Of Littering With Tobacco

The City of Yankton and the Yankton Tobacco Education Coalition reminds all citizens that the Yankton Parks are tobacco-free. In 2006, the Yankton Tobacco Education Coalition asked the City Commission to support a tobacco-free parks policy. All the city
Yankton (SD) Press & Dakotan
added Apr 28, 2016 20:26
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South Dakota researchers aim to improve tobacco-free policies in health-care facilities

"To be tobacco-free, a facility must prohibit tobacco and smoking in buildings and on campus grounds it owns and leases. It must be enforced 24-7 and prohibit smoking or tobacco for all people," explained assistant nursing professor Heidi Mennenga from S
News-Medical.net
added Apr 18, 2016 22:40
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[South Dakota] Neighbors say Avera's promise going up in smoke

A few months after Avera McKennan promised to ban smoking on a residential lot next to its Sioux Falls campus, neighbors say the hospital's employees continue to use the property for smoke breaks. "It looks trashy," said Jessica Johanssen, who rents an
Sioux Falls (SD) Argus-Leader
added Feb 25, 2016 04:57
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[Minnesota, South Dakota] MARCOTTY: Bees win small victory at EPA

the ongoing war over pesticides and pollinators continued to escalate: Environmental groups and beekeepers, including two in Minnesota and South Dakota, sued the agency, alleging that it failed to properly regulate neonicotinoids used as seed coatings on
Minneapolis (MN) Star Tribune
added Jan 7, 2016 01:47
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