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Minnesota man accused of selling drugs out of his trailer and workshop
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Grand Rapids reaches agreement with Enbridge on pipeline removal
Amazon said to consider buying some Toys 'R' Us stores
Cliffs will close Australia iron ore mine in June
Commercial shipping starts this week in Duluth-Superior
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Timberwolves move step closer to playoffs
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The sublime joy of cooking with peanut butter
Slow down and warm up with hearty vegan soups
Duluth actor to guest on 'Law & Order: SVU'
Coppertop hosts beef dinner April 26
Earth Rider beer now in cans
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Reader's View: Now or never for Dems' democratic wing
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Local View: Studies complete, NLX ready to build
Wyoming considers grizzly hunt after Trump team took bear off endangered list
Mille Lacs walleye fishing catch and release again this summer
MN DNR Weekly Report for March 19, 2018
'This pushes all my skills': Steger to make 1,000-mile solo trek in Canada’s barrenlands
Ask a Conservation Officer: When the snow melts, are ATVs allowed on snowmobile trails?
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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
May 10, 2010
Wisconsin bar owners gear up for smoking ban
Bar owners in Wisconsin have two months to prepare for the statewide smoking ban, but Superior has made some concessions for bar owners but only some qualify. The statewide smoking ban in public places will force people to snuff the butt July 5. Three months after the Legislature...
May 10, 2010 - 1:50pm
April 11, 2010
Woman arrested after alleged assault on Duluth officer
A Duluth woman is in custody after allegedly assaulting a police officer who attempted to enforce the smoking ban at the bus stop in front of...
April 11, 2010 - 12:00am