Lithium Ion Batteries Causing Problems At Twin Cities Recycling CentersIn an instant, lithium ion batteries can destroy a device. Used in everything from key fobs to greeting cards, it's the batteries in vape pens Hennepin County is worried about.
Illegal Alcohol Vaping Device Confiscated From Minnesota BarAuthorities say an illegal device used to vape alcohol was recently confiscated from a bar in suburban Dakota County, and the bar owner was fined for having it.
Republican And Democrat Leaders Propose Limiting Vaping, Tobacco Products To Those Under 21Both Republican and Democratic state leaders proposed sweeping new legislation Monday to limit sales of vaping and tobacco products to anyone under the age of 21. A state survey shows a sharp increase in youth vaping, at the same time the state reports 73 illnesses and three deaths related to e-cigarette use.
3 More Charged In Wisconsin THC Vaping Cartridge CaseThree more people have been charged in what investigators say was a large-scale black market THC vape manufacturing operation in southeastern Wisconsin.
'I Don't Want Anyone To Die From This': Minnetonka Students Encouraging Each Other To #EscapeTheVapeStudents at a west metro high school are taking an interactive and straight-forward approach at tackling the vaping epidemic.
5th Arrest Made In Connection To Wisconsin THC Vaping BusinessAuthorities have made a fifth arrest in connection with a black market THC vape manufacturing business in Wisconsin.
MDH Reports 2 More Minnesota Deaths Linked With VapingAuthorities say both of the newly-reported Minnesota cases involved people who were over 50 years old, and both of them died in September.
Second-Grader Taken To Hospital After VapingSuburban Milwaukee police say child protective services took a 7-year-old boy to the hospital after he was found vaping in a school classroom.
'Flavors Aren't A Problem': Vaping Retailers Push For Regulations, Not BansMore than 50 cities and counties in Minnesota now require people to be of drinking age to buy tobacco products.
MDH: 100+ Minnesotans Suspected Of Suffering From Vaping-Related IllnessesThe Minnesota Department of Health reports more and more Minnesotans are getting sick due to vaping.
With Vaping Rates Up, Gov. Walz Calls On Legislature To Ban Flavored E-Cigs In Minnesota A new survey says one in four Minnesota 11th graders reported using an e-cigarette in the previous 30 days, a 54% increase from the same survey in 2016.