First Day of Increased Age Requirement to Buy Tobacco in CountyCounty Council said nearly 2,000 deaths were caused by smoking, and 800 kids began smoking in the county last year.
Creve Coeur Approves Ban on Outdoor Smoking, E-CigsThe ordinance bans smoking in outdoor dining areas, outdoor seating and service areas open to the public.
3 More Groups Submit Missouri Ballot PetitionsThe state has received a total of five 2016 initiative petitions that could be on the November ballot.
Kansas City Petition Challenges E-Cigarette Use RestrictionThe deadline to turn in the petition was Sunday.
KC Participating More Than Most on 'Great American Smokeout Day'Kansas City, Missouri could soon prohibit stores from selling tobacco products or e-cigarettes to anyone under 21.
New Study Shows Dangers of E-Cigs to ChildrenGarbutt says in 3 percent of the homes, children have tried to drink the liquid nitrogen, which is potentially fatal.
CDC Adds E-Cigarettes to Anti-Smoking Campaign"Many children are using e-cigarettes and getting hooked on nicotine."
Metro Considers E-Cig Ban On Buses & TrainsHealth experts still working to verify manufacturers' claims of E-cig safety.