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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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[Wyoming] LETTER: Thomas: Stop smoking in Casper bars

I urge all to vote no or against the ordinance to prohibit smoking in bars, taverns etc. Make our community smoke-free because this is a health issue much needed.
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Oct 16, 2015 07:43
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[Wyoming] LETTER: Smith: Tobacco kills more than other killers combined

Compare the number tobacco kills with those killed with guns and other awful murders combined. TV showed a woman driving her car with three children inside into the ocean. I have seen people smoking in cars with children inside....I believe we should pros
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Mar 25, 2014 16:48
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