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Derek Medved plans to open a smoke shop in his Korner Store convenience store in Gary, Minn. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Duluth businesses circumvent flavored tobacco ban
March 20, 2019 - 10:01am
March 14, 2019
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Move to ban indoor vaping advances in Minnesota
March 14, 2019 - 8:28pm
January 21, 2019
Adult tobacco use stagnant in ND, Minn., but youth e-cig use rising
January 21, 2019 - 6:33pm
September 12, 2018
Many e-cigarettes and other tobacco-related products come in cherry and other fruity flavors that are targeted toward the younger generation. Lowell Anderson / Forum News Service
As more Minnesota kids vape and smoke, health department issues advisory on dangers
September 12, 2018 - 10:54am
August 14, 2018
Otter Tail County could become the first county in Minnesota to raise the age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21. WDAY-TV
Western Minnesota county may be first to raise tobacco purchase age to 21
August 14, 2018 - 7:08pm
Alex Stokes, left and Dylan Zajac of Detroit Lakes say vaping helps them stay off cigarettes and smokeless tobacco.
The end of vaping?
August 14, 2016 - 5:00am
September 25, 2015
Teens using oil to ‘vape’ marijuana
September 25, 2015 - 5:45am
September 16, 2015
Fighting the good fight against smoking are Jason McCoy, PartnerSHIP 4 Health tobacco coordinator, and Anne Mason, public affairs manager for ClearWay Minnesota. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Nathan Bowe
Teen smoking has decreased: MN studies show 'vaping' is up though
September 16, 2015 - 11:25am
June 11, 2015
E-cigarettes. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/David Samson
Cases of kids poisoned by e-cigs increasing in Minnesota
June 11, 2015 - 8:53am
June 12, 2014
Masterpiece Vapors is located at 119 Lake Ave. in Detroit Lakes. DL NEWSPAPERS/Paula Quam
E-cigarette store expands into Detroit Lakes
June 12, 2014 - 9:00am
February 27, 2014
Minnesota Rep. Tom Huntley of Duluth listens to testimony about electronic cigarettes Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, during a House committee hearing. FORUM NEWS SERVICE/Don Davis
E-cigarette regulation bill begins to move in Minnesota Legislature
February 27, 2014 - 8:20am
December 11, 2013
A man uses an E-cigarette, an electronic substitute in the form of a rod, slightly longer than a normal cigarette, in this illustration picture taken in Paris, March 5, 2013. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
E-Cigarettes: A burning question for U.S. regulators
December 11, 2013 - 1:12pm