Hennepin County Seeks To Raise Tobacco Age To 21Another local government is considering raising the age to buy tobacco to 21.
FDA Proposes Ban On Menthol Cigarettes, New Restrictions On Flavored E-CigsIn a landmark move, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has proposed a plan to ban menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars in the United States. The agency also announced Thursday that it will impose new restrictions on the sales of flavored e-cigarettes in retail stores.
Robbinsdale City Council Votes To Restrict Sale Of Flavored TobaccoAnother Minnesota city is cracking down on flavored tobacco products.
St. Louis Park Becomes 1st MN City To Ban Flavored Tobacco, Raise Sale AgeSt. Louis Park is now the first city in Minnesota to both ban the sale of flavored tobacco – and raise the sale age for tobacco products.
Shoreview Joins Cities Limiting Sale Of Flavored TobaccoIt's all part of an effort to curb the growing use of flavored tobacco among teenagers and even young kids.
St. Paul City Council Restricts Sale Of Flavored Tobacco, Ups Price Of CigarsThe St. Paul City Council unanimously passed an ordinance Wednesday that would restrict the sale of flavored tobacco products to adult-only tobacco stores and raise the minimum price of cigars to $2.60 each.
Mpls. Tobacco Shops Bracing For Incoming Price Hike On SmokesMinneapolis residents who use tobacco will have to pay more to light up come New Year’s Day. The Minneapolis City Council voted to increase the price of flavored tobacco and cigars come Jan. 1.
St. Paul City Council To Address Proposed Ordinance On Flavored TobaccoThe St. Paul City Council plans to introduce a proposed ordinance restricting the sale of flavored tobacco Wednesday.
Minneapolis Passes Ordinance Limiting Flavored Tobacco AvailabilityThe Minneapolis City Council passed an ordinance Friday morning cracking down on the availability of flavored tobacco products in the city. Beginning next year, flavor tobacco products will only be allowed for sale by tobacco-only retailers.
Mpls. To Consider Banning Flavored Tobacco Products At Most BusinessesThe City of Minneapolis is considering doing more to keep minors away from tobacco. City officials are discussing a ban that would outlaw flavored tobacco products at most businesses.