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Transit coalition push includes $120 million ask for Greater Minnesota
Former Fargo substitute teacher charged with sharing child porn
Senate passes 2018 Farm Bill compromise, House vote expected as soon as Wednesday
Daniels must pay Trump $293,000 for legal fees in defamation case, judge says
Minnesota lawmakers seeking 'refuge' forge new Republican caucus
crime and courts
Longtime Star Tribune movie critic resigns following plagiarism allegations
Michelle Obama coming to St. Paul as part of ‘Becoming’ book tour
Christmas tour returns to Grand Forks for festive family show
The 5-day Independent Television Festival is moving to Duluth
Fargo store sells winning lottery ticket — $25,000 a year for life
Simple breathing technique can enhance your calm
Fears of metal-tainted meat prompt recall of Jimmy Dean sausage in 21 states, including ND
Duluth-based researchers probe indigenous people with dementia
Marilyn Hagerty: It's the jolly season in Grand Forks
Cookies are not the enemy: Smarter ways of thinking about food during the holidays
NFL hikes salary cap to $190 million in 2019
With John DeFilippo out, pressure is on Kirk Cousins now more than ever
NDSU AD Larsen hoping to take the fast track to hiring next Bison head coach
Timberwolves unveil new logo, practice facility for T-Wolves Gaming team
NDSU president Bresciani expects next Bison head coach to be named 'sooner than later'
Carl E. Hansen
Deanna Jo Kenner
Jamie J. Lovejoy
Donald John Helland
Hawk shot with arrow euthanized at U of M Raptor Center
DNR adjusts Leech Lake walleye regulations
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: New DNR conservation officers go to work, N.D. Coyote Catalog now available etc.
Tighter regulations set for March 1 on Lake of the Woods and Rainy River
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ MIKE JACOBS: Blue jay habits create blue jay habitat
Letter: Honor to serve under late President Bush
Mike Jacobs: Lawmakers set to challenge governor
Rob Port: Maybe Heidi Heitkamp could give some of her left over money to her campaign’s victims
Veeder: The light of childhood reminds us to embrace life
Port: Burgum’s proposed pension bailout must be tied to real reforms
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September 19, 2018
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
June 19, 2016
Nicotine labeling on e-cigarettes sold in North Dakota often wrong, study finds
FARGO—A new study for tobacco control advocates in North Dakota suggests buying e-cigarette liquid can be like playing Russian Roulette in...
June 19, 2016 - 7:08pm
May 5, 2016
U.S. regulators ban e-cigarette, cigar sales to minors
NEW YORK/WASHINGTON - U.S. regulators on Thursday took their first steps to crack down on e-cigarettes and cigars, increasingly popular among...
May 5, 2016 - 12:52pm
March 26, 2016
ERIC JOHNSON: North Dakota needs to boost tobacco taxes
As a Grand Forks physician and chairman of the recently announced efforts to initiate a ballot measure to increase North Dakota's tobacco taxes, it's important that the public be given the facts right off the bat. ▇ First, North Dakota's tobacco taxes have not been increased since...
March 26, 2016 - 1:30am
August 4, 2015
OUR OPINION: Understand the merit in new laws
Three new ordinances -- laws that will have an effect on social issues -- are on the books. Two of them are new local laws, and the third is...
August 4, 2015 - 6:00am
August 1, 2015
New e-cigarette law won't change much in Grand Forks, store owner says
A new North Dakota law that outlaws the sale of electronic cigarettes to minors will have little impact in Grand Forks, one vaping store owner...
August 1, 2015 - 12:00am
June 10, 2015
E-cigarette poisonings among Minnesota kids 5 and younger rises 35 percent
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota has seen a jump in the number of children poisoned by e-cigarettes and their liquid refillables, the Minnesota Department of Health said Wednesday.
June 10, 2015 - 9:58pm
April 6, 2015
CARMA HANSON: Attention, parents: E-cigs present poisoning danger
GRAND FORKS — E-cigarettes have been in the media a great deal lately, as several bills made their way through the Legislature related to the use of e-cigarettes by minors and the sale of these products. Safe Kids Grand Forks provided testimony on these bills, not so much from...
April 6, 2015 - 4:45am
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
March 25, 2015
VIDEO: E-cigarettes can be a poison hazard for kids, group says
A local group is speaking out against the dangers of poisoning from electronic cigarettes.
March 25, 2015 - 2:52pm
March 21, 2015
Terry Dwelle: E-cigarette cons currently outweigh the pros
In a recent editorial, the Herald raises interesting points about e-cigarettes and their possible benefits to public health ("E-cigs bring benefits...
March 21, 2015 - 4:45am