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[Wyoming] Casper smoking ban exceptions advance

Casper City Council members held true Tuesday to their previous votes to gut the city's  smoking ban, a split that moves forward amendments to the ban. Mayor Schlager and council members Charlie Powell, Paul Meyer and Craig Hedquist opposed the changes.
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added May 23, 2013 02:53
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[Wyoming] Casper smoking ban amendments pass first reading

Amendments that would allow smoking in bars and other adult-oriented establishments in Casper passed their first hurdle Tuesday with a narrow 5-4 City Council vote.
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Apr 17, 2013 14:33
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[Wyoming] Amend or repeal - Casper discusses smoking ban

The Casper City Council, on a 5-4 vote, decided March 19 to continue preparations to amend the city’s five-month-old smoking ban. ... Hedquist told the council he had surveyed his constituents in Ward II and found 55 percent wanted the ban left in place
Casper (WY) Journal
added Mar 19, 2013 01:22
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[Wyoming] City Council to Move Forward With Smoking Ban Amendment Process

Casper City Council says it will attempt to amend portions of the city’s controversial public indoor smoking ban. The decision was made after over an hour of debate during council’s regular work session Tuesday night.
KTWO (K2) (Casper, WY)
added Mar 13, 2013 11:25
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[Wyoming] LETTER: Casper needs to keep its smoking ban facts straight

Before Casper considers repealing its ordinance due to specious claims that it is harming the business environment, it should ask WYSAC -- an impartial arm of the University of Wyoming -- to do a survey of revenues from bars and hotels that is based on es
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Mar 10, 2013 12:14
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[Wyoming] Casper councilman quits Tipsy Limo to avoid conflict on smoking ban repeal

Casper City Councilman Keith Goodenough has dissolved his Tipsy Limo business so he can vote to repeal the public smoking ban. Goodenough abstained from the vote in June 2012 because of his business, which involved taxiing people to and from bars in a l
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Feb 4, 2013 13:26
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[Wyoming] Council Says it Will Revisit Casper's Indoor Smoking Ban

All six business owners that spoke in front of council Tuesday – five of whom say they’re affiliated with the hospitality industry – say bottom lines have been negatively impacted since the ban went into effect last September.
KTWO (K2) (Casper, WY)
added Jan 23, 2013 03:09
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[Wyoming] Casper smoking ban referendum will not be on November ballot

EFFORT FAILS TO COLLECT ENOUGH VALID SIGNATURES; ORDINANCE TAKES EFFECT SEPT. 1
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Jul 27, 2012 13:47
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[Wyoming] Rodeo Competitors Fight Smokeless Tobacco Use at Laramie Jubilee Days

Two professional rodeo contestants will ride exclusively for the Oral Cancer Foundation this weekend as part of Laramie Jubilee Days with a goal of preventing young fans from using smokeless tobacco.
KOWB 1290 (Laramie, WY)
added Jul 11, 2016 17:35
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[Wyoming] Lawmakers want to see higher cigarette tax

A legislative panel recommended a tobacco tax increase Tuesday morning to curb the state smoking rate, although it did not weigh in on what that rate should be. Members of the Joint Labor, Health and Social Services Interim Committee also created a fundi
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Oct 21, 2015 00:31
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