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May 12, 2017
Mohammad Abdul Majid, left, and Iman Ugurlu have pleaded guilty to smuggling the largest load of untaxed tobacco in Minnesota history
Port: This is what North Dakota is avoiding by keeping tobacco taxes low
May 12, 2017 - 11:16am
March 5, 2017
North Dakota and Minnesota lobbyists who count tobacco and health care as clients, clockwise from top left: Kayla Effertz Kleven, Rae Ann Kelsch, Todd Hill, James Clark, John Olson and Sarah Erickson. Special to The Forum
Six ND, MN health care lobbyists also have Big Tobacco on client roster
March 5, 2017 - 8:15am
March 1, 2017
Brad Coleman, owner of Vapes in Dickinson, does extensive research on his products and what their effects could be on a person. (Sydney Mook / The Dickinson Press)
Store owner, health officials note importance of research behind vaping
March 1, 2017 - 9:45pm
January 9, 2017
Kimberly Cobb of Moorhead exhales cigarette smoke while waiting for a bus Friday, Jan. 6, 2017, in Fargo on her way to work.Michael Vosburg / Forum Photo Editor
ND anti-smoking agency could be snuffed out over budget concerns
January 9, 2017 - 8:42pm
January 6, 2017
Men who smoked at least 20 cigarettes a day, however, were at five times the risk of stroke before age 45, and more than two times the risk by age 60, the study says.
Tobacco, but not pot, boosts early stroke risk
January 6, 2017 - 8:36pm
November 9, 2016
Voters reject Measure 4, an attempt to raise ND’s tobacco tax, in blowout
November 9, 2016 - 8:37am
October 25, 2016
Jim Markey, VFW Quartermaster Adjutant of North Dakota, talks with a group of veterans and supporters of the tobacco tax ballot measure on Monday at The Depot.
North Dakota veterans address complaints from Measure 4 opponents
October 25, 2016 - 6:39pm
October 24, 2016
Eric Johnson. Special to The Forum
Measure 4 aims to decrease smoking rates, but opponents fear $70 million annual 'blank check'
October 24, 2016 - 6:15pm
August 19, 2016
Dylan Schmidt says smoking can be a social occurrence.
Dave Wallis / The Forum
Debate lighting up over tobacco tax hike
August 19, 2016 - 7:21pm
April 6, 2016
Port: Don’t treat vaping like tobacco
April 6, 2016 - 11:31pm
March 29, 2016
Ballot petition for tobacco tax hike approved for signatures
March 29, 2016 - 12:29pm
December 10, 2015
Report: North Dakota only state spending enough on tobacco prevention
December 10, 2015 - 6:00am
July 29, 2015
Stefan Schneider, assistant manager at the Old Tobacco Shop, displays liquid nicotine Wednesday afternoon in the shop’s downtown Dickinson location. Under a new state law, the sale of electronic cigarettes and liquid nicotine to minors will be prohibited, effective Aug. 1. (Press Photo by Abby Kessler)
Restrictions to be placed on e-cigarettes
July 29, 2015 - 10:43pm
June 30, 2015
Several businesses caught selling tobacco to minors
June 30, 2015 - 11:35pm
May 4, 2015
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Dickinson puts tougher rules in place for taxicab companies
May 4, 2015 - 10:50pm