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Duluth News Tribune
Bygones for June 20, 2018
Man, 76, drowns in northern Minnesota lake
'I am the first': Full gender reassignment surgery believed to be the first in North Dakota
Duluth harbor restricted during Trump visit
'Front Row Joes' get in line for Trump rally 24 hours before event
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Commissioners frustrated with Line 3 options
27 new foods, 5 new vendors announced for Minnesota State Fair
Full Senate passes bill with PolyMet land swap included
Commissioners, opponents question demand for Line 3 replacement
Rebel developers are trying to cure our smartphone addiction - with an app
Place a Business Announcement
Vikings to offer limited free tickets to practices
Former Minnesotan worked since childhood for NBA draft night
Twins score late to put away Red Sox
Northwoods League: Huskies manager's brother living like a champ
Lynx hold off Dallas Wings
Rhubarb Fest returns Saturday
Duluth’s Best Bread adds Endion spot
Landlocked boat gets Lake Avenue treatment
State fair announces new food offerings
NUTRITION: Boost the omega fats in your diet
Rodney & Mable Ridgewell
John & Bonnie Dolezilek
Albert and Violet Parson
Barron Michael Field
Douglas N. High
JoAnn Karen Wargin
Terence Virgil Churchill
Christopher L. Wermter
Brent John Marconett
Our View: Civility can trump political storm Wednesday
Reader's View: When Trump lies, it's to Republicans, too
Reader's View: Concert will be real vision for America
Reader's View: Duluth police deserve more credit for a job well done
Local View: Trump's tax bill bad for Minnesota
2018 Nice Fish Photo Gallery
MN DNR Weekly Report for June 18, 2018
Field Notes: Wisconsin grouse drumming count way down
Northland Nature: Accidentally finding an ovenbird nest
Commentary: LOW, Rainy limit proposal seems reasonable
He saw a woman stranded in a wheelchair by the side of the road. What happened next made the world take notice.
Faces for June 17, 2018
Women’s Sasquatch research group to visit northern Minn.
Video: Preparing Grandma's Marathon spaghetti feed
Ask a Trooper: Brake lights
June 4, 2018
Our View: Minnesota's cities continue to lead in snuffing smoking
With elected state leaders still mostly just blowing smoke, Minnesota's cities continue to take steps to improve health, clear the air, and prevent...
June 4, 2018 - 5:33pm
April 24, 2018
Reader's View: There's no safe way to use nicotine
I was saddened by the picture and the article on the front page of the April 18 News Tribune about a new machine, a nicotine inhaler or whatever it's called. Was the article — headlined, "Are Juuls in your school? Area educators saying they aren't seeing the popular vaping devices"...
April 24, 2018 - 6:38pm
March 15, 2018
FDA takes 'historic' step to lower nicotine in cigarettes
WASHINGTON - The Food and Drug Administration on Thursday took the first concrete action to reduce nicotine in cigarettes to make them much less...
March 15, 2018 - 11:46am
March 8, 2018
Push begins for raising tobacco age limit to 21 in Minn.
ST. PAUL—A bipartisan group of lawmakers want to make it illegal to sell cigarettes and other tobacco products to anyone under 21 in Minnesota. The current age is 18. The proposal by a group of House members would also cover nicotine products like e-cigarettes. Why would we...
March 8, 2018 - 7:03pm
February 6, 2018
Reader's View: Does Duluth value health, fairness?
The city of Duluth, which has embraced a vision that includes health and fairness, has an opportunity to make a policy decision that will uphold those values. The flavored-tobacco ordinance ("Plan restricts where flavored tobacco products can be sold," Jan. 14) is one that will protect...
February 6, 2018 - 7:06pm
January 20, 2018
Local view: Restricting sales only hurts convenience stores
As we move into a new year, the Duluth City Council already is working hard to solve problems facing our city, like failing infrastructure, the...
January 20, 2018 - 7:17pm
January 4, 2018
Cancer deaths fall to lowest rate in decades as smoking declines
Fewer Americans are getting cancer, and more of those who do are surviving the disease, according to a new study. In 2015, the most recent year...
January 4, 2018 - 9:40am
December 2, 2017
Public housing complexes to go smoke-free
ST. PAUL — Tanya Shafer smokes, but prefers to take it outside. Shafer, who lives at Colleen Loney Manor, a public-housing apartment complex in West St. Paul, said she often smells secondhand cigarette smoke coming from other units. "I don't like it," she said, shortly after...
December 2, 2017 - 8:25pm
February 19, 2014
Study: Smoke-free park policies slow to catch on
SD 1 of 7 states with no rules for city outdoor areas.
February 19, 2014 - 4:36pm
January 9, 2014
8M lives saved since U.S. alarm on smoking 50 years ago
NEW YORK — More than half of American men and over a third of women were smokers on Jan. 11, 1964, when Dr.
January 9, 2014 - 12:02am
January 2, 2014
Rapid City Civic Center takes aim at e-cigarettes
RAPID CITY (AP) — The Rushmore Plaza Civic Center in Rapid City wants to snuff out electronic cigarettes, but one seller of the cigarette substitute says the proposal goes too far. E-cigarette inhalers are an odorless, vapor-emitting substitute for tobacco cigarettes. They...
January 2, 2014 - 11:17am
August 13, 2010
Councilors take aim at smoking in Duluth parks
Lighting up in a Duluth city park could become tougher if councilors Jim Stauber and Patrick Boyle succeed in their efforts to amend a city smoking ordinance. The two aim to bar smoking at all city playgrounds and within 100 feet of anyone participating in any city-sponsored, organized...
August 13, 2010 - 12:00am
July 6, 2010
Bar employees, patrons clear air on Wisconsin smoking ban
On Monday, Wisconsin became the 28th state in the nation to ban smoking in public bars and restaurants. Carrie Slater Duffy of Duluth marked...
July 6, 2010 - 12:00am
June 1, 2010
Superior restaurants ready to move smokers outside
As a statewide ban on smoking inside Wisconsin's bars and restaurants approaches, many of these same establishments are opening or expanding...
June 1, 2010 - 12:00am
May 29, 2010
DTA puts it in paint: No smoking at shelters
"Smoke-free" signs stenciled on sidewalks are the latest tool the city of Duluth has employed to encourage people to comply with a new smoking...
May 29, 2010 - 12:00am