The Minnesota Department of Human Services reports 97.6 percent of retailers checked selling tobacco products are following underage tobacco laws. In order to receive federal funding for prevention and treatment efforts, Minnesota is required to have a least an 80 percent compliance rate. During the 12-month survey, law enforcement agencies issued about 600 citations to store owners.
In a turkey brand first, Jennie-O to take part in Macy's Thanksgiving parade
The Minnesota-based company is making Macy's history this year.