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Wednesday News Update 02-21
Armstrong files paperwork for House run in North Dakota
Wyndmere boy who inspired Jessy's Toybox dies
$1.3 million NDSU building dispute with contractor has landed in court
West Fargo may use eminent domain to eliminate its lagoons
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Girls Basketball: Davies routs Sheyenne, Shanley holds off Red River
Boys Basketball: Davies, Shanley extend win streaks
Lisbon rallies in fourth quarter to reach Region 1 title game
Duchscherer leads Kindred into Region 1 girls basketball title game
No. 9 Moorhead dominates Rogers in section quarterfinals
Economist gives Fargo audience glimpse into Trump's world
Greater North Dakota Chamber names new leader
Fargo business boasts one of the first Bitcoin machines in North Dakota
Kilstone Brewing announces new downtown Fargo location
Giving Hearts Day yields $30,000 for ND FFA Foundation
California wildfires visible from outer space
New Miss America to be crowned Sunday night in Atlantic City
Former congresswoman to be inducted into SD Hall of Fame
Streams of the song 'Total Eclipse of the Heart' aligned with the path of the Solar Eclipse
Nostalgia and hot rods on display at car show
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September 13, 2017
Minn. city snuffs ordinance restricting sale of tobacco to buyers under 21
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — After almost two hours of testimony Tuesday, Sept. 12, some of it quite emotional, the Detroit Lakes City Council...
September 13, 2017 - 8:37am
August 8, 2017
Detroit Lakes proposes age increase to buy tobacco products
DETROIT LAKES—Detroit Lakes is one step closer to raising the minimum age to buy cigarettes and other tobacco. The city council is giving...
August 8, 2017 - 10:45pm
August 6, 2017
Push underway to raise tobacco-buying age in Minn. lakes-area communities
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—The "Tobacco 21" push to get city councils in Detroit Lakes, Frazee and Perham to raise the tobacco-sale age to 21...
August 6, 2017 - 10:33am
July 28, 2017
Tobacco stocks crushed as FDA targets nicotine in cigarettes
(CNN Money) -- Tobacco stocks went up in smoke on Friday after the FDA said it wants to slash the level of nicotine in cigarettes to make them...
July 28, 2017 - 3:24pm
July 4, 2017
Two Cass County businesses fail tobacco compliance checks
FARGO — Fargo Cass Public Health and local law enforcement agencies recently did tobacco compliance checks in Cass County. The intent of the checks is to ensure tobacco retailers are not selling any tobacco products, including electronic cigarettes, to minors.
July 4, 2017 - 12:13pm
May 12, 2017
Port: This is what North Dakota is avoiding by keeping tobacco taxes low
A ballot initiative to implement a massive tax hike on tobacco products in North Dakota failed miserably last year. Nearly 62 percent of voters...
May 12, 2017 - 11:16am
March 4, 2017
ND, MN health lobbyists also count Big Tobacco as client
FARGO — With smoking being the No. 1 cause of preventable death in the U.S., tobacco companies and health groups seemingly would be clear...
March 4, 2017 - 3:30pm
February 25, 2017
Push to make smoking tougher in Minnesota gains student support
ST. PAUL—Cigarette smoke seems to be a constant presence in Cayanne Korder's life. The Red Wing High School sophomore does not smoke herself,...
February 25, 2017 - 9:41am
January 9, 2017
ND anti-smoking agency could be snuffed out over budget concerns
FARGO—The North Dakota Center for Tobacco Prevention and Control Policy may find itself fighting for air in the coming weeks, as state...
January 9, 2017 - 6:00pm
January 7, 2017
Tobacco, but not pot, boosts early stroke risk
Smoking pot in young adulthood does not seem to increase the risk of early stroke, but cigarette smoking does, according to a study of nearly...
January 7, 2017 - 3:02pm
December 14, 2016
Man raided gas station of tobacco products after night of drinking, police say
CROOKSTON -- After a night of revelry with friends, nothing hits the spot like a cigarette. At least that’s what police in Crookston say Nicholas...
December 14, 2016 - 6:00am
December 8, 2016
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
North Dakota voters reject tobacco tax hike measure
FARGO (WDAY-TV) - North Dakota will remain among the states with the lowest taxes on tobacco products after voters denied a ballot measure Tuesday...
November 8, 2016 - 11:13pm
March 26, 2016
North Dakota may soon have to decide to increase taxes on tobacco products, including e-cigarettes
Grand Forks, ND (WDAY/WDAZ TV) - North Dakota will have to decide on whether to increase taxes on not only tobacco products, but also e-cigs....
March 26, 2016 - 7:37pm
March 15, 2016
Coalition to announce ballot initiative to raise ND tobacco tax
BISMARCK – A coalition of partners is proposing a ballot measure to increase the tobacco tax in North Dakota, after state lawmakers defeated...
March 15, 2016 - 9:48am