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13 bald eagles were found dead in a field. This is what killed them.
Trump reverses course, says he will put an end to family separations on border
With this interactive guide, limit your exposure to summer's sun, bugs and plants
Teen charged with 2016 central Minn. church arson
UND, Ralph Engelstad Arena reach new, multiyear usage agreement
crime and courts
Can Hugh Hefner's 26-year-old son convince his generation that Playboy is sexy?
Jerry Springer changed TV forever. After 27 seasons, his daytime talk circus may be over.
Fox News' Laura Ingraham says immigrant child detention centers are 'essentially summer camps'
XXXTentacion: The nasty, brutish and short life of the chart-topping rapper killed Monday
Whether rocked or stocked, 'sneakerhead' culture is alive
Pope Francis criticizes Trump's family-separation policy, says 'populism is not the solution'
No-cook sauce? No problem for Arugula Walnut Pesto
Showy lady's slippers -- Minnesota's state flower -- are coming into bloom across northern Minnesota
Year's first human West Nile case found in North Dakota
Marilyn Hagerty: Fit for a queen
Garrett Eickman walleyes
Grand Forks scores early and late in downing East Grand Forks 14-10
Tuesday's local scoreboard
Vikings to offer limited free tickets to practices
Former Minnesotan worked since childhood for NBA draft night
Audrey Rosemary D'Alessandro
Juan P. "Pete" Contreras
Vernon T. Christianson
Garrett Eickman walleyes
Peregrine banding set for Monday near UND water tower
NORTH DAKOTA OUTDOORS/ DOUG LEIER: From bullheads to bass, Whopper, Catch and Release clubs help boost interest in fishing
Spring breeding duck numbers decline in North Dakota, Game and Fish Department survey shows
Conservation Reserve Program enrollment now open in North Dakota
Commentary: Charging legislative candidate Duane Sand with a crime for making a false statement in a political ad is a travesty
Our View: Upholding all laws important for state's AG
Commentary: Trump's child separation policy bleeds into tight ND Senate race
Commentary: Deep pocketed interests routinely buy their way onto North Dakota's ballot
Commentary: The goal of gender parity in elected office is as dumb as it is insulting
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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 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
July 9, 2013
RYAN BAKKEN: New, desirable norm with tobacco
Usually, cultural change in North Dakota starts in the bigger cities and seeps down to less populated towns. That isn't necessarily the case...
July 9, 2013 - 12:00am
July 1, 2013
Jessica Hoppe, Horace, N.D., letter: Emphasize tobacco prevention as well as cessation
HORACE, N.D. -- As the mother of a 14-year-old and 10-year-old, I'd like to commend Minnesota on its July 1 tobacco-tax increase of $1.60. And I certainly hope North Dakota steps it up and follows soon. Sadly, the tobacco tax in North Dakota is one of the lowest in the country --...
July 1, 2013 - 10:06pm
May 16, 2013
Cigarette tax to back Vikings stadium construction
ST. PAUL - Smokers will provide the backstop to Viking stadium construction funding, the governor and legislative leaders announced Thursday...
May 16, 2013 - 10:22pm
March 25, 2013
Dayton hears about smoking border battle
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- Frank Orton made sure Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton understands problems he faces in competing against North Dakota stores. "Minnesota...
March 25, 2013 - 9:55pm