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Pro-life rally outside Moorhead Planned Parenthood to feature Martin Luther King's niece as speaker
Tufte and 1982 football squad to join Oak Grove Hall of Fame
Bicyclist dies days after being hit by car in Fargo
Bicyclist dies days after being hit by car in Fargo
UPDATE: Protest at Enbridge property in Bemidji, Minn., ends
Content with its content: Minnesota Public Radio celebrates 50th anniversary with events in Moorhead
Women's clothing boutique Laurie's moves west to new Fargo storefront
Top 10 attractions college students should check out in Fargo-Moorhead
Fargo native opens children's clothing boutique in south Fargo
Fargo Chick-fil-A to open in early 2018
Port: It's time to change the way we govern the North Dakota University System
Port: Podcast: Chancellor Hagerott defends himself and hiring choices
Port: Lawmaker: Chancellor fired Vice Chancellor to make room for “Navy buddy”
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
Port: Podcast: Hoeven accuses Heitkamp of “scare tactics” on Graham-Cassidy healthcare bill
Passing it on: Third generation of Hansen family outfitting canoeists for adventures in the Boundary Waters
Nursery News (8-16-17)
Young trapshooters from Grand Forks Gun Club make their mark on a national level
Brad Dokken: New border crossing system goes online in Northwest Angle
ALWAYS IN SEASON/ Mike Jacobs: Hummingbirds appear in the garden
Ground game is suddenly UND's enemy
Former Davies, NDSU athlete Scheel wins men's Wild Hog Marathon in Grand Forks
Montana State hands UND its second straight blowout loss; Hawks drop to 1-3
Granite's homerun highlights 8-run eighth as Twins rout Tigers
Today: Live Bison game blog at 1:30
Confessions of a traveling rarity chaser
Duluth woman meets the German donor whose stem cells saved her life
Heart full of hope
Flowers in winter can brighten up the snowy blues
Gardening for seniors
Home & Garden
Red River Valley Fair
Flight Lines: The water giveth and it taketh away
The sometimes subtle clues birds leave, including tracks
Canadian bird heading back home for summer; Early spring means tree sparrows; Misnamed bird making an appearance
Oh the places I would go
Assessing nature not always clear-cut
Bernice B. Schmidt
Vicki L. Scott
Marlene M. Weippert
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 5, 2017
Six ND, MN health care lobbyists also have Big Tobacco on client roster
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 5, 2017 - 8:15am
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 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
November 9, 2016
Voters reject Measure 4, an attempt to raise ND’s tobacco tax, in blowout
FARGO -- Voters on Tuesday, Nov. 8, rejected the first increase to North Dakota’s tobacco tax since 1993. Measure 4 aimed to raise taxes from...
November 9, 2016 - 8:37am
November 7, 2016
Kids who use flavored e-cigs more likely to want to try cigarettes
U.S. kids who use flavored e-cigarettes more often intend to start smoking traditional cigarettes than kids who did not use flavored vapes, according...
November 7, 2016 - 11:35am
October 25, 2016
North Dakota veterans address complaints from Measure 4 opponents
FARGO — Campaigns surrounding Measure 4, the proposed tobacco tax increase on the state's ballot, are heating up in the final two weeks...
October 25, 2016 - 6:27pm
October 24, 2016
Measure 4 aims to decrease smoking rates, but opponents fear $70 million annual 'blank check'
FARGO—A proposed increase in the state's tobacco tax could bring in $70 million each year, but that isn't why proponents put it on the...
October 24, 2016 - 10:28pm
August 19, 2016
Debate lighting up over tobacco tax hike
FARGO — Tobacco firms have cracked open their checkbooks to prepare to snuff out an attempt to pass an initiated measure that would bring...
August 19, 2016 - 7:21pm
August 15, 2016
Longer distance to tobacco shop tied to better odds of quitting
Having to walk further from home to get to a tobacco shop increases the odds that smokers will quit, according a large study in Finland. Researchers...
August 15, 2016 - 2:50pm
July 11, 2016
3 West Fargo businesses fail tobacco compliance checks
FARGO — Three West Fargo businesses recently failed tobacco sales compliance checks, Fargo Cass Public Health reported Monday, July 11....
July 11, 2016 - 10:54am
June 22, 2016
Increase tobacco costs
North Dakota has made great progress in addressing the impact of tobacco on our residents. Thanks to support from the public, we have smoke-free workplaces and public places, a coordinated statewide program that supports local efforts to prevent young people from starting to use tobacco,...
June 22, 2016 - 7:51am
December 23, 2015
Sheyenne High rethinking assignment to urge lawmakers to hike tobacco tax
Add to North Dakota’s tobacco tax or leave it alone? That’s a question Sheyenne High School teachers agree would have been better left up...
December 23, 2015 - 1:14am