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Minnesota gets mixed grades on its tobacco report card

In Minnesota, the economic cost due to smoking is $2.519 million with 5,910 deaths per year attributed to smoking.

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MN House passes bill to raise tobacco buying age to 21

The legislation has also bipartisan support in the state senate.

8 fire deaths in 2 weeks, half caused by smoking

Smoking-related fires can be prevented using simple measures.

E-cigs could soon be illegal in MN bars and restaurants

A bill to ban e-cigarettes is picking up support in the State Legislature.

Teen vaping is now an 'epidemic,' feds say

The FDA commission says the trend is 'deeply disturbing.'

U of M researchers identify link between e-cigarettes and cancer

E-cigs contain trace elements of a chemical that can establish in the body after inhalation.

Smoke from Canadian wildfires entering Minnesota

Expect the smoke to work its way all the way to St. Cloud.

Richfield joins the 21 movement, raises tobacco-buying age

There are now 10 cities in Minnesota with the ordinance.

Minneapolis raises tobacco-buying age to 21, Richfield next?

They're the ninth city in Minnesota to do so.

Proposed bill would raise the smoking age in Minnesota

Five cities have already raised the smoking age to 21.

St. Cloud's mayor vetoes raising the tobacco age to 21; Bloomington approves it

One mayor vetoed the move to raise the tobacco-buying age to 21.