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[North Dakota] Working against tobacco

The interim Health Services Committee heard from health department officials as well as tribal leaders and tobacco prevention coordinators from on and off the state’s reservations. Krista Fremming, Tobacco Prevention and Control Program director for the
Bismarck (ND) Tribune
added Jan 9, 2014 18:06

[North Dakota] ND smoke-free law supporters celebrate one-year anniversary

“A year is still considered new for many, so people are still adjusting,” Richland County Tobacco Prevention Coordinator Jennifer Mauch said. “Right now we are working to make sure people are educated on the subject.”
Wahpeton (ND) Daily News
added Jan 3, 2014 00:39

[North Dakota] Fargo begins move to include e-cigarettes in tobacco ordinance

a city ordinance here that regulates the sale of tobacco products to minors will be expanded to include electronic cigarettes. The ordinance changes will make it illegal to give or sell electronic cigarettes to minors within the city of Fargo. Holly Sc
Fargo (ND) InForum
added Dec 23, 2013 12:27

[North Dakota] Forum editorial: Progress in tobacco cessation

North Dakota was recognized last week as leader among states meeting national standards for funding ... lawmakers, particularly those in the Republican majority, have done the bidding of the smoking lobby ... it took the ballot box to spank the Legislatur
Fargo (ND) InForum
added Dec 15, 2013 10:08

National Report: North Dakota Ranks 1st in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

Fifteen years after the 1998 state tobacco settlement, North Dakota ranks 1st ... North Dakota currently spends $9.5 million a year on tobacco prevention and cessation programs ... North Dakota is one of only two states, along with Alaska, that currently
PR Newswire
added Dec 9, 2013 14:38

[North Dakota] Businesses Fail to Post Smoke-Free Signs

First District Health says many businesses are not posting the smoke-free signs in the front of their store or restaurant, which is an important piece in preventing tobacco use at indoor workplaces.
KMOT-TV (Minot, ND)
added Dec 3, 2013 22:56

[North Dakota] Erin Hill-Oban, Bismarck, N.D. letter: E-cigarettes’ safety, impact remain in doubt

Tobacco companies are promoting e-cigarettes as a means to help users quit, but until science backs up that claim, Tobacco Free North Dakota cannot and will not endorse it.
Grand Forks (ND) Herald
added Nov 2, 2013 14:54

[North Dakota] Tobacco Marketing Costs Exceed Those of Prevention Efforts

According to the North Dakota Center for Tobacco Prevention and Control Policy, the state is spending less to fight tobacco use than companies are using to market the product, which the group says is a good thing. Jeanne Prom, executive director of the
KQCD-TV (Dickinson, ND)
added Oct 31, 2013 16:00

[Minnesota, North Dakota] Tobacco sales down in Minn., up in ND

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
Fargo (ND) InForum
added Oct 20, 2013 15:43

[North Dakota] Minnesota Smokers Crossing the Border for Cheaper Smokes

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.
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Aug 23, 2013 00:15
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