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Roseville 11th Minnesota city to raise tobacco sales age to 21

Roseville became the latest city in the Metro to protect youth when the City Council unanimously voted to raise the tobacco sales age to 21 on June 18. Council member...
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Richfield raises tobacco sales age to 21

  The Richfield City Council showed strong leadership in protecting the health and well-being of its residents on June 12 by voting unanimously to raise the tobacco sales age to...
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Minneapolis largest city in MN to raise tobacco sales age to 21

  The Minneapolis City Council voted unanimously on May 25 to raise the tobacco sales age to 21, drawing a standing ovation from the large crowd of green-shirted Tobacco 21...
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Falcon Heights restricts sale of all flavored tobacco products, raises tobacco sales age to 21

  Falcon Heights took major steps to protect its youth and residents on May 9, when it became the first city in the state to restrict the sale of all...
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Shoreview raises tobacco sale age to 21

  In a growing trend in Minnesota, Shoreview became the sixth city in the state to raise the tobacco sales age to 21 when the Shoreview City Council unanimously approved...
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Minnesotans for a Smoke-Free Generation Day at the Capitol 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...
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Kick Butts Day 2018

Students 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...
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Tobacco companies forced to tell truth about deadly products

History 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),...
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Robbinsdale restricts sale of flavored tobacco products, sets cigar minimum price

The 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...
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Saint Louis Park first MN city to restrict flavors, raise tobacco sales age to 21

The 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...
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