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Driver charged in Grand Forks high-speed chase
Incoming Democrats weigh Pelosi vote
Trump says he wouldn't stop acting attorney general from curtailing Mueller probe
Prosecutors say homeless veteran's heartwarming story that garnered $400,000 was a lie
Trump speaks with CIA about Khashoggi killing, says there will be a report by Tuesday
crime and courts
Bandleader bows out: UND percussionist to retire after 42 years
Roy Clark, country star who hosted 'Hee Haw' variety show, dies at 85
'Mannheim Steamroller Christmas' launches live holiday music celebration
Can't beat the feeling: Minnesota native crowned 2018 American Beatbox Champion
Walker Art Center in Minneapolis hires new director
Ranking America's best mail-order pies
After years of wondering, Air Force vet learns what became of long lost love
Rhombus named best pizza in ND
Marilyn Hagerty: Talkin' turkey
Ann Bailey: November is a month of musing
Wild’s Granlund can be the star ‘if he applies himself,’ coach says
Timberwolves’ win streak comes to a halt with loss to gritty Grizzlies
Logano wins race, NASCAR season title
Is this the year Gophers take Paul Bunyan’s Axe from Badgers?
As expected, Bison get No. 1 overall seed in FCS playoffs
Kenneth McGregor Wakefield
Henry Joseph Lange Jr.
Annual tree cutting event set for Glacial Ridge
Brad Dokken: For many outdoors enthusiasts, the fall of 2018 won't win any awards for nice weather
Photos tell the stories of young hunters who enjoyed success this fall
Mike Jacobs: Nuthatches best match mood of November
Veeder: A song for a new season
Hauser: What we leave behind
Shaw: Three Stooges films continue to deliver
Our view: Feral swine: A nuisance lurks in ND
Port: We are regulating young families out of our state
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November 5, 2018
Tobacco use in schools rising due to electronic vapor devices
Recent survey data shows a sharp increase in the number of high school students across the country trying and frequently using tobacco products....
November 5, 2018 - 7:00am
September 12, 2018
As more Minnesota kids vape and smoke, health department issues advisory on dangers
ST. PAUL—Tobacco use among Minnesota high school students increased for the first time in 17 years and state health officials attribute...
September 12, 2018 - 10:54am
August 16, 2018
Children who lived with smokers are more likely to die of lung disease as adults, study says
Childhood exposure to secondhand smoke is linked to lung disease decades later, according to a study published Thursday, August 16, by the American...
August 16, 2018 - 10:16am
June 20, 2018
Analysis: Today's teens are less likely to smoke, drink or have sex, but they're not eating veggies
This month the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released the results of its 2017 Youth Risk Behavior Surveillance study, a biennial survey that seeks to quantify the scope and magnitude of teen misbehavior.
June 20, 2018 - 2:17pm
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 13, 2018
North Dakota to receive $34 million in tobacco settlement
BISMARCK—A settlement agreement involving major tobacco companies will release more than $34 million from an escrow account to North Dakota,...
March 13, 2018 - 7:10pm
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 15, 2018
Youth vaping spike unsettles health Minn. health officials
DULUTH—The number of Minnesota high school youth vaping e-cigarettes has risen nearly 50 percent in three years, a statistic state health...
February 15, 2018 - 6:58pm
January 24, 2018
Report card offers grades on cutting tobacco use in North Dakota, Minnesota
FARGO — North Dakota and Minnesota both have room for improvement in their efforts to curb tobacco use and exposure to secondhand smoke,...
January 24, 2018 - 4:55pm
SD lawmaker pushing to raise state's minimum age to buy tobacco
PIERRE, S.D. — A bill to raise the minimum age of legal access to tobacco in South Dakota will soon face the Legislature. A bill sponsored...
January 24, 2018 - 11:08am
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
March 26, 2014
Adult smoking rates relatively low in North Dakota, Minnesota
North Dakota and Minnesota rank among the states with relatively low percentages of adult smokers, but smoking rates vary widely among counties,...
March 26, 2014 - 6:30am
March 14, 2014
Secondhand smoke tied to miscarriages, stillbirths
Pregnant women who have been exposed to high levels of secondhand smoke have a higher rate of miscarriages, stillbirths and fetal deaths, a new study suggests.
March 14, 2014 - 1:21pm
August 19, 2013
Health Matters: N.D. resources for tobacco cessation
Q. I know that I need to quit smoking cigarettes, but it sure is hard! My doctor tells me that I need to quit cold turkey, but when I've done...
August 19, 2013 - 5:30am
July 15, 2013
N.D. putting $2,500 in anti-smoking funds toward participation at gay pride festival
BISMARCK -- 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. Officials from North Dakota Quits and the health department say they're trying to target populations with high smoking...
July 15, 2013 - 12:14am