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State parks offer prime road-trip recreation
Will Devils Lake and Red River Valley flood?
Cold War facts
Vigils, rallies planned in Minnesota State Fair area
Man missing following Fish Hook Lake accident identified
crime and courts
AUTO RACING: Donny Schatz dominates at River Cities Speedway
PREP FOOTBALL: Friday's results
PREP FOOTBALL: Polar Bears take out Hillsboro-CV
UND VOLLEYBALL: Students pack The Betty as UND rolls to win
PREP FOOTBALL: Jamestown tops GF Central
THE LIST: Janessa's Midnight Movie Madness feat. Divine!, Muddy Waters Clay Center, The Rollin' On The River Inline skating marathon
Artist Nancy Friese: Beauty of the wide open
MOVIE LIST: 'Don't Breathe,' 'Hands of Stone,' 'Mechanic Resurrection'
MARILYN HAGERTY: Burgers are a favorite of regular Boardwalk customers
CHEF JESS: Be a pickle pro
life & style
Ethel S. Stauss
Allen Dale Duncklee
FISHING REPORT: Walleyes biting in Lake of the Woods, Devils Lake
What would you do to land a big fish? Watch this fly fisherman dive into the water
Shadae Quient catfish
Ethan Loeks walleye
TALKIN' with DOKKEN: Is it legal to use drones as a tool for hunting in North Dakota or Minnesota?
Heidi Heitkamp: How I'm gearing up to fight for a strong Farm Bill
LETTER: North Dakota should reverse calls for constitutional convention
LETTER: Why North Dakota should worry about climate change
OTHER VIEWS: Trump's 'charm offensive' won't work with women
LETTER: Library belongs on list of East Grand Forks' gems
August 19, 2016
Debate lighting up over tobacco tax hike
FARGO — Tobacco firms have cracked open their checkbooks to prepare to snuff out an attempt to pass an initiated measure that would bring...
August 19, 2016 - 7:21pm
August 15, 2016
Longer distance to tobacco shop tied to better odds of quitting
Having to walk further from home to get to a tobacco shop increases the odds that smokers will quit, according a large study in Finland. Researchers...
August 15, 2016 - 2:50pm
July 13, 2016
Rob Port: North Dakota should close 'preachy' anti-tobacco agency to save money
This afternoon Governor Jack Dalrymple is expected to call lawmakers back to Bismarck to address revenue shortfalls in the state budget. This...
July 13, 2016 - 4:30pm
March 16, 2016
Ballot measure would boost tax on cigarettes by $1.76 a pack
BISMARCK – A group frustrated with the North Dakota Legislature’s repeated refusal to raise tobacco taxes will attempt to put the issue to...
March 16, 2016 - 11:20am
March 15, 2016
Ballot initiative on raising ND tobacco tax to be announced
BISMARCK – A group of partners is proposing a ballot measure to increase the tobacco tax in North Dakota, after state lawmakers defeated...
March 15, 2016 - 9:23am
February 5, 2016
Bus in Minnesota advertises tobacco... for a purpose
If you are downtown or near a Duluth Transit Authority Bus route, you might see a colorful bus advertising a soda drink. Or you may see a bus...
February 5, 2016 - 2:30pm
January 1, 2016
Minnesota Capitol Chatter: Democrats look to make governor history
ST. PAUL -- There is no statewide Minnesota election this year, so naturally politicos turn at least some of their attention to 2018. Eric...
January 1, 2016 - 4:15pm
August 4, 2015
Drone drops heroin, marijuana and tobacco into Ohio prison yard
A drone dropped a package of heroin, marijuana and tobacco in the recreation yard of an Ohio prison last week, sparking a fight among inmates...
News/crime and courts
August 4, 2015 - 9:30pm
July 29, 2015
New North Dakota law stops e-cigarette sales to and possession by minors
Within the past three years, the number of youth using electronic cigarettes has “exploded,” said Jeanne Prom, the executive director of the North Dakota Center for Tobacco Prevention and Control Policy.
News/crime and courts
July 29, 2015 - 10:45pm
June 23, 2015
In twist, scientists join tobacco companies to fight cancer
Scientists who have devoted years developing medicines to cure disease are now working for tobacco companies to make e-cigarettes.
June 23, 2015 - 3:45pm
May 24, 2015
U.S. court hands partial win to tobacco firms over judge-ordered disclosures
A U.S. federal appeals court on Friday ruled that tobacco companies cannot be forced to announce publicly that they deliberately deceived the...
May 24, 2015 - 9:15pm
May 20, 2015
Anti-tobacco groups eye raising purchasing age to 21 in Minnesota
MOORHEAD, Minn. --Minnesota tobacco control advocates may propose raising the legal age for buying cigarettes to 21 years old. Hawaii,...
May 20, 2015 - 6:30am
April 7, 2015
THE TREND: Alcohol and tobacco ordinances, UND student death, Grand Forks road projects
The Lead Two proposed alcohol ordinances got preliminary approval from the Grand Forks City Council Monday, one on extreme drink specials...
April 7, 2015 - 8:24am
April 6, 2015
Grand Forks Park Board gives preliminary OK to smoking ban on all park property, chewing ban on most
The Grand Forks Park Board gave preliminary approval to a ban on smoking on all park district property and smokeless tobacco on all park district...
April 6, 2015 - 10:45pm
March 31, 2015
Bill banning e-cig sales to minors passes Senate
BISMARCK – A bill outlawing e-cigarette sales to minors in North Dakota unanimously passed the Senate on Tuesday, though one lawmaker...
March 31, 2015 - 7:30pm