Headlines Tagged with North Dakota — 1,524 headlines found
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
Dec 9, 2013 PR Newswire
added Dec 9, 2013 14:38
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.
Dec 3, 2013 KMOT-TV (Minot, ND)
added Dec 3, 2013 22:56
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.
Nov 2, 2013 Grand Forks (ND) Herald
added Nov 2, 2013 14:54
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
Oct 31, 2013 KQCD-TV (Dickinson, ND)
added Oct 31, 2013 16:00
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
Purists of the council’s ilk might wag a finger, but such programs evolved from long-standing public policy, and ND Quits is operating within the same ethic. Oh, and by the way, those partnerships ... work. The money is well spent.
Jul 17, 2013 Dickinson (ND) Press
added Jul 17, 2013 08:43
A division of North Dakota’s health department that aims to help smokers quit is putting $2,500 toward a gay pride festival in Fargo later this summer.
Jul 15, 2013 Grand Forks (ND) Herald
added Jul 15, 2013 17:48
A division of North Dakota's Health Department that aims to help smokers quit is putting $2,500 toward reaching people at a gay pride festival in Fargo later this summer, raising questions about whether public money should be used to support specific cau
Jul 15, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Jul 15, 2013 17:46
In a recent letter to the editor, Rep. Blair Thoreson, R-Fargo, criticized a Grand Forks physician for not supporting his support for e-cigarettes. ... What is approved and what does work is three-fold: attitude, education and medicine. First, want to
Jul 14, 2013 Fargo (ND) InForum
added Jul 14, 2013 11:07