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September 14, 2018
Raising the bar
September 14, 2018 - 6:51pm
Otter Tail County could become the first county in Minnesota to raise the age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21. WDAY-TV
Western Minnesota county may be first to raise tobacco purchase age to 21
August 14, 2018 - 7:08pm
May 27, 2018
An employee scans a pack of methol cigarettes at Short Stop on Woodland Avenue in February 2018. (News Tribune file photo)
Duluth ordinance restricting sale of flavored tobacco products to kick in June 12
May 27, 2018 - 7:00pm
March 8, 2018
Push begins for raising tobacco age limit to 21 in Minn.
March 8, 2018 - 7:03pm
February 25, 2018
Reader's View: Stores outside Duluth win with tobacco vote
February 25, 2018 - 4:03pm
February 21, 2018
Reader's View: Tobacco-free can be the norm
February 21, 2018 - 4:16pm
February 12, 2018
This is a selection of some of the flavored tobacco products for sale at the Short Stop station on Woodland Avenue. Bob King /
Duluth clamps down on flavored tobacco sales
February 12, 2018 - 11:03pm
February 11, 2018
Brandon Kaisersatt, vice president of operations for the Short Stop stations in Duluth, stands next to some of the flavored tobacco products for sale at the Short Stop on Woodland Avenue, as he explains the impact removing the products will have on his business. Kaiseratt says tobacco products account for about 30 percent of his total retail sales. Bob King /
Duluth could tighten down on sales of flavored tobacco products
February 11, 2018 - 7:13pm
Statewide View: Proposal would devastate convenience stores, city's bottom line
February 11, 2018 - 5:30pm
Pediatrician's View: Keep flavored tobacco away from kids to reduce its lure
February 11, 2018 - 5:30pm
Reader's View: Big Tobacco targeting adolescents
February 11, 2018 - 4:00pm
January 27, 2018
Reader's view: Go slow on toothless tobacco ordinance
January 27, 2018 - 6:30pm
January 24, 2018
Reader's View: Tobacco ordinance will save lives
January 24, 2018 - 6:20pm
January 22, 2018
Duluth City Council talks golf, jobs, housing
January 22, 2018 - 10:30pm
January 21, 2018
Andy Verhel, owner of the Piedmont Milk House, is upset about the City Council's proposal to restrict the sales of menthol cigarettes and other flavored tobacco. He fears his store will take a big hit and that his customers will simply go up the road to Hermantown to buy the products. Bob King /
Our View: Tobacco proposal the wrong solution
January 21, 2018 - 7:30pm