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[Wyoming] Smoking Ban Petition Drive Falls Short

The effort to put Casper's amended smoking ban on the ballot has fallen 61 signatures short. Those opposed to the exceptions in the ban that were passed by City Council last month needed to collect 2,554 signatures. However, all of those signatures had
KTWO (K2) (Casper, WY)
added Jul 25, 2013 03:49
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[Wyoming] LETTER: Why criticize someone for health?

How ridiculous to pillory Kim Holloway for her support of Smoke Free Casper ... The back-and-forth adventures of the smoke free ordinance may finally give residents an opportunity to confirm at the ballot box their support for clean air in Casper.
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Jul 16, 2013 03:48
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[Wyoming] LETTER: :Don't sign the petition

This issue came up in 1998-99. We, as a community, fought this battle before to the tune of $20,000. Now we are having to fight this battle again, ... this issue started my political career for the City of Casper (city councilmember from 2001-2004). We
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Jul 16, 2013 03:47
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[Wyoming] LETTER: It's all dope

I am a victim of secondhand smoking. I lived around heavy smokers for 35 years and my lung health is messed up from it. ... Smokers are just junkies, same as alcohol drinkers or any other dopers' dope.
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Jul 16, 2013 03:44
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[Wyoming] LETTER: Shame on Holloway

It takes a lot of nerve for a bossy, righteous would-be "community organizer", who has never been in the service, much less combat, to have the nerve to tell a combat veteran he can't have a smoke and a beer with his service buddies in a private club rese
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Jul 16, 2013 03:53
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[Wyoming] Casper repeals bar smoking ban

Not all of America is moving toward banning smoking indoors and out. Months after prohibiting it, Casper, Wyo., is now telling smokers that it’s OK to light up in some public spaces. The City Council voted 5-4 earlier this month to repeal part of an indo
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 30, 2013 12:26
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[Wyoming] Casper smokers light back up while petitions circulate

At the entrance to the veterans’ club on First Street, patrons are greeted with a new sign. “Smoking permitted in this area. Enter at your own risk.” Inside, the smoke-filled air invades nostrils — and lungs. White-bearded veteran David Stephenson ligh
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Jun 30, 2013 12:19
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[Wyoming] Casper's Amended Smoking Ban Takes Effect

Smokers can once again light up in Casper bars. As of Friday, the city's amended smoking ban ordinance was officially published, allowing smoking in some Casper bars. Several organizations are already leading the charge to potentially repeal the amended
KTWO (K2) (Casper, WY)
added Jun 29, 2013 11:21
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[Wyoming] Return of the cigarette: Some Casper bars celebrate as smoking ban is relaxed

Patrons of a handful of bars and private clubs will once again light up cigarettes inside the establishments today, celebrating the loosening of the Casper smoking ban. Meanwhile, smoke-free advocates will start collecting signatures for a referendum to
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Jun 30, 2013 12:22
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[Wyoming] LETTER: Smoking will affect many

The smoking ban was not repealed but amended. There were other misconceptions in this article as well. The amendments to this ordinance do not just affect a few people as was stated, or does it just affect four or five bars in Casper that want to go back
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Jun 24, 2013 17:01
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