March 30, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press
Minnesota tobacco users looking for an incentive to kick their tobacco habit only have a couple days left to enter the QuitCash Challenge for their chance to win $5,000. Continue Reading
March 21, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press
A new statewide study is testing a novel idea teaching non-smokers new ways to approach and support a friend or family member about their smoking. The study is funded by ClearWay Minnesota, an independent nonprofit organization dedicated to reducing the harm of tobacco in Minnesota. Continue Reading
February 26, 2013 in The Daily Republic
ABERDEEN (AP) Students at Northern State University in Aberdeen have begun collecting signatures to bring a smoking ban to a campus-wide vote.
February 4, 2013 in The Daily Republic
We also were bothered that to some, the sound of slot machines was much more important than the health of the workers and patrons of those casinos.
February 3, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press
A new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report released Friday shows Minnesota as ranking 11th best among all states for adult smoking. Continue Reading