Latest News All24/7 Smoke-free Foster CareANSRCheap CigarsE-CigarettesLaws & OrdinancesLive Smoke FreeRTCMinnesotans for a Smoke-Free Generation Day at the Capitol 2018March 23, 2018 Thanks to all our partners and advocates who made the Minnesotans for a Smoke-Free Generation a great day! Around 300 total advocates gathered to meet with their respective legislators...Read MoreKick Butts Day 2018March 22, 2018Students at Mounds View High School and John Glenn Middle School participated in Kick Butts Day 2018 with ANSR. Additionally city staff at Maplewood City Hall also got into the...Read MoreTobacco companies forced to tell truth about deadly productsJanuary 19, 2018History was made in 2017 as tobacco companies were finally forced to tell the truth about their deadly products. A federal court found major tobacco companies Philip Morris (now Altria),...Read MoreRobbinsdale restricts sale of flavored tobacco products, sets cigar minimum priceDecember 7, 2017The Robbinsdale City Council took strong measures to protect youth from the harms of tobacco on Dec. 5. The City Council voted unanimously to restrict the sale of flavored tobacco...Read MoreSaint Louis Park first MN city to restrict flavors, raise tobacco sales age to 21December 6, 2017The Saint Louis Park City Council showed its dedication to protecting its youth on Dec. 4. The City Council voted unanimously to restrict the sale of flavored tobacco products within...Read MorePlymouth fourth MN city to raise tobacco sales age to 21November 29, 2017The Plymouth City Council took steps to protect its youth by voting 4-3 to raise the sale age for all tobacco products to 21 on Nov. 28. Council members Jim...Read MoreBloomington becomes third city to raise tobacco sales age to 21November 7, 2017 One of the fastest growing trends in reducing the youth tobacco usage rates is centered around lifting the sales age for tobacco to 21. While Minnesota as a state...Read MoreSaint Paul restricts sale of menthol tobacco productsNovember 2, 2017The Saint Paul City Council showed strong leadership in protecting the health and well-being of its residents on Nov. 1 by restricting the sale of menthol tobacco products to adult-only...Read MoreMinneapolis restricts sale of menthol tobaccoAugust 7, 2017Minneapolis – The Minneapolis City Council showed strong leadership in protecting the health and well-being of its residents on Aug. 4 by restricting the sale of menthol tobacco products to...Read MoreSaint Louis Park becomes second MN city to raise tobacco sales age to 21July 19, 2017 The Saint Louis Park City Council showed strong leadership in protecting the health and well-being of its youth on July 17. The City Council voted 5-0 on the consent...Read MoreLoad More Follow Us 153 Followers 171 Followers Become a Member Today!We invite members of the community to join our efforts by becoming an ANSR member. Click here to see our membership benefits.