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ClearWay Minnesota(SM) welcomes new Board Members, officers Outgoing Board Members also recognized for service

"These new members are bringing fresh perspective to this Board," said Board Chair Bob Boerschel. "I am sure their contributions to our organization will be extremely valuable as we work to achieve our legacy and improve health throughout Minnesota."
PR Newswire
added Sep 20, 2017 22:44
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[Minnesota] City regulators throw out new vape age limit ban

The local council of a Minnesota city have blocked the latest attempt to raise the purchase age for vapour products, as well as tobacco, to 21. Lawmakers in Detroit Lakes dismissed a bill that would have enacted the spreading “Tobacco 21” rules in the ci
Vaping Post (ch)
added Sep 20, 2017 03:39

[Minnesota] WESTRA: Opinion: Menthol, Politics and a Lack of Control

At our core, we at CSP are journalists, and we seek to present a balanced story that offers a complete look at the landscape... But what permeated everything was an overwhelming lack of control in the face of opponents who do not care about building a bet
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Sep 14, 2017 16:43

[Minnesota] Change is not gonna come... at least not yet: DL City Council opts not to give first reading to Tobacco 21 ordinance

After almost two hours of testimony on Tuesday night, some of it quite emotional, the Detroit Lakes City Council opted to take no action on a proposed ordinance to raise the tobacco sales age to 21 within city limits — though the vote was not unanimous
DL Newspapers (Detroit Lakes, MN)
added Sep 20, 2017 03:39

[Minnesota] VERIFY: Secondhand smoke in e-vapor vs. cigarettes

"We can say that most likely e-cigarette aerosol is less harmful than cigarette smoke because it contains much fewer toxicants and those that are present usually are much lower levels," she said. But because vaping products are relatively new, it is dif
KARE NBC 11 (Minneapolis, MN)
added Sep 7, 2017 21:21

[Minnesota] QUAM: This argument against Tobacco 21 should go up in smoke

(#1) I'm sick of the government telling me what to do. (#2) Vaping is known to help smokers quit. But then let's start making a list of why it's probably a good idea to change it. (#1) Smoking-related illnesses kill a half a million Americans every year
DL Newspapers (Detroit Lakes, MN)
added Sep 6, 2017 15:54

[Minnesota, North Dakota] Shaw: It's a good call to raise the smoking age to 21

City councils in Detroit Lakes, Frazee and Perham, Minn., are being urged to raise the smoking age to 21. I say--Go for it. For that matter, raise the smoking age in all of Minnesota and North Dakota to 21, to match the drinking age. It's about time. The
Fargo (ND) InForum
added Aug 27, 2017 07:12

Tobacco 21 movement gathers momentum in Minnesota

The comments from Lang’s customers are two sides of the conversation about legislation that has been developing both within Minnesota and across the country. Edina became the first city in the state to join that conversation on May 2 when its City Counc
added Aug 25, 2017 21:00
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Minnesota briefs: Freeborn joins counties banning tobacco use

Freeborn County has joined a growing number of Minnesota counties that have gone tobacco-free, prohibiting smoking on county properties. The new ban in the southern Minnesota county took effect in July after it was approved unanimously by the County Boa
Minneapolis (MN) Star Tribune
added Aug 19, 2017 21:10

[Minnesota] Behind the push to restrict tobacco sales

The "Tobacco 21" push to get city councils in Detroit Lakes, Frazee and Perham to raise the tobacco-sale age to 21 is part of a nationwide effort to prevent young people from getting hooked on tobacco. Although it's been tough sledding in Minnesota (the
DL Newspapers (Detroit Lakes, MN)
added Aug 7, 2017 17:51
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