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Sanders gets tough reception at minority women's event, signaling challenges ahead
WATCH: East Grand Forks gophers prove to be a pesky problem to solve
Should Minnesota allow 2 fishing rods per angler? Republicans say yes, Democrats say no
Minneapolis man pleads guilty in case involving nearly 200 pounds of meth
Minnesota woman agrees to plead guilty to laundering up to $1.5M
crime and courts
Album review: Lizzo is a rock star for the modern era
How did Victor Newberry Die? - Ep. 9: Firsthand stories that don't line up
'I've been crying all day...happy tears': Young cellist with tormented past is in disbelief at $140,000 in donations
Plain Talk Podcast: State auditor pushes back against NDSCS President’s suggestion of lying
Wayback Wednesday: 25 years ago, Canada wasn't laughing at ND senator's nuclear joke
Fargo man escapes 5-year meth addiction through drug court and uncle's help
Lost Italian: No matter its origin, the Dutch Baby Pancake is delicious
Ambrosi: The many joys of the humble potato
Study: Hmong women at highest risk for mercury poisoning due to diet, skin products
Duluth experts weigh in on the benefits of journaling
Verlander stellar again as Astros drop Twins
Former UND players waiting on NFL call
United shut down Zlatan, Galaxy, to earn scoreless draw
Twins call up pitchers Stewart, Romero from minors
Mock draft: Will Vikings take an offensive lineman with NFL’s 18th pick?
Karen (Holweger) Johnson
Franklin Robert Jung
Bette M. Bata
Sharon J. Jensen
Happening now -- Devils Lake shoreline fishing underway
N.D. deer hunters have 64 percent success rate in 2018, Game and Fish Department says
TROPHY ROOM: Josh Gilbertson sturgeon
TROPHY ROOM: Brad Olson wild turkey
Minnesota lawmakers approve $2 million from Outdoor Heritage Fund for Hallock fish passage and enhancement project
Our view: Advice for Biden: Hit the ground running
McFeely: Hope springs eternal during annual walleye run
Port: The fight over NDSU’s Dunbar Hall reveals an ugly truth about our priorities in higher education
Lloyd Omdahl: Can democracy survive big money?
Our view: A hybrid idea for a big problem
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April 8, 2019
North Dakota bill aimed at underage sales of flavored e-cig liquids signed by governor
BISMARCK — North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum on Monday, April 8, signed a bill targeting underage sales of flavored liquids used in electronic...
April 8, 2019 - 5:12pm
April 3, 2019
FDA investigating possible seizure risk with e-cigarette use
The Food and Drug Administration said that it is investigating a small number of reports over several years of e-cigarette users experiencing...
April 3, 2019 - 1:32pm
March 20, 2019
Duluth businesses circumvent flavored tobacco ban
DULUTH - Duluth convenience stores are retaliating against a 2018 city ordinance which restricts the sale of menthol and flavored tobacco to...
March 20, 2019 - 10:01am
March 14, 2019
Move to ban indoor vaping advances in Minnesota
ST. PAUL — Minnesota may become the next state to treat electronic cigarettes like combustible tobacco products when it comes to “vaping”...
March 14, 2019 - 8:28pm
March 11, 2019
President Trump wants e-cigarette industry to pay $100 million per year in user fees
WASHINGTON - The e-cigarette industry would pay $100 million a year in user fees under the Trump administration budget proposal released Monday....
March 11, 2019 - 6:11pm
January 21, 2019
Adult tobacco use stagnant in ND, Minn., but youth e-cig use rising
FARGO — Smoking rates are pretty much stagnant for adults in North Dakota and Minnesota, but the states are concerned and keeping a close eye...
January 21, 2019 - 6:33pm
January 19, 2019
District 43 Dems discuss discrimination bill, blue law repeal at first meeting for constituents
In their first meeting with constituents of District 43, state Rep. Mary Adams and state Sen. JoNell Bakke, both Democrats from Grand Forks,...
January 19, 2019 - 4:52pm
January 11, 2019
Vaping epidemic: Schools, health officials concerned with growing e-cigarette use
JAMESTOWN, N.D. -- Health workers are concerned that electronic nicotine products are undoing decades of prevention of smoking and nicotine addiction...
January 11, 2019 - 7:35pm
January 5, 2019
Meet State Rep. Mary Adams of District 43
Lifelong Grand Forks resident Mary Adams said she has never introduced a bill in her life, nor has she ever served as an elected official. Adams,...
January 5, 2019 - 8:00am
December 19, 2018
Duluth may raise tobacco-purchasing age to 21
DULUTH — The city of Duluth soon could require people to be at least 21 in order to purchase tobacco or e-cigarette products. Duluth city councilors...
December 19, 2018 - 7:14pm
Our view: Acknowledge e-cigs as tobacco products
Herald editorial board In one year, national e-cigarette use among high-schoolers has jumped 75 percent. That's according to a recent report...
September 19, 2018 - 6:10am
September 16, 2018
N.D. has yet to consider e-cigarette tobacco regulation
Even as other states and the federal government take a closer look at regulating e-cigarettes, North Dakota still doesn't officially consider them taxable tobacco products. An anti-tobacco group in the state hopes to change that next year. In 2015, the state Legislature passed a law...
September 16, 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
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
U.S. surgeon general E-cigarette report sparks controversy
WASHINGTON - The U.S. surgeon general in a report released on Thursday, Dec. 8, called for action to reduce the use of e-cigarettes among young...
December 8, 2016 - 1:37pm