Commissioners to consider banning smoking

August 3, 2008 1:38:56 PM PDT
Officials are looking to snuff out smoking in certain public places.The county board of commissioners is considering an ordinance banning smoking in all of its buildings.

They plan to discuss the issue at a board meeting Monday night.

The proposal comes after several women in the district attorney's office became pregnant and voiced concern about the effects of second hand-smoke.