Headlines Tagged with Minnesota — 5,566 headlines found
An increase in cigarette taxes has prompted many people to travel to Iowa or else give up smoking The cigarette tax increase implemented earlier this month has had mixed effects on area smokers.
Jul 25, 2013 Albert Lea (MN) Tribune
added Jul 28, 2013 21:10
These suddenly chic offerings are sparking another round of the tortured tobacco wars. Each of the nation's top three tobacco companies has recently entered the booming, unregulated e-cigarette market (still only a fraction of total tobacco sales.) At th
Sep 4, 2013 USA Today
added Sep 4, 2013 16:50
The cigarette tax jumps $1.60 per pack in three weeks, and a Minnesota Public Radio report says customers are preparing by stocking up on dozens of cartons.
Jun 8, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Jun 10, 2013 10:48
Why did Reps. Dave Baker and Tim Miller and Sen. Andrew Lang vote in favor of the big tobacco companies and against the health of our children? These three Republicans each voted at least twice to follow the wishes of Big Tobacco to freeze the tobacco t
Jun 24, 2017 West Central Tribune (MN)
added Jun 24, 2017 18:21
In the months since Minnesota raised taxes on tobacco products, more cigarettes were sold to retailers in North Dakota. And at the same time, it’s too early to tell whether the tax hike has reduced the number of smokers, one of its intended effects. Acc
Oct 20, 2013 Fargo (ND) InForum
added Oct 20, 2013 15:43
Following Minnesota’s $1.60-per-pack cigarette tax hike that took effect in July, border residents are flocking to North Dakota for much cheaper cigarettes.
Aug 22, 2013 National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Aug 23, 2013 00:15
A lawsuit has been filed against ITG Brands, a company that acquired big tobacco brands like Kool, Winston, Salem and Maverick. The suit claims ITG "has not joined the state's tobacco settlement and payments are not being made on sales of the transferre
Mar 28, 2018 KSTP-TV 5 (Saint Paul, MN)
added Mar 29, 2018 01:20
The Minnesota Senate's taxes committee is considering three proposals that, if passed, would serve to be a disaster for Minnesota in respect to preventing the spread of youth tobacco use. The measures would benefit only Big Tobacco.
Mar 24, 2017 Duluth (MN) News-Tribune
added Mar 24, 2017 20:28
The Center for Tobacco Products of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently reviewed your website, http://www.goldenvalleytobacco.com, and determined that your products listed there are manufactured and promoted for sale to customers in the Un
Jul 30, 2013 FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Aug 16, 2013 02:46
Stockpiling not noticed at local level; smokers encouraged to quit
Jun 27, 2013 Worthington (MN) Daily Globe
added Jun 27, 2013 12:25