Minnesota

Mankato, Minn. Approves Tobacco Purchasing Age Increase

Just about two years ago, city leaders in Mankato began discussing the idea of raising the minimum age to purchase tobacco products to 21-years-old, and…

Minnesota House of Representatives Approves Tobacco Purchasing Age Increase

On Thursday, the Minnesota House of Representatives approved a bill that would raise the minimum age to purchase tobacco products in the state from 18…

Austin, Minn. Increase Tobacco Purchasing Age to 21

The hotbed of the Tobacco 21 movement that is Minnesota has notched another city, as at its most recent meeting, the Austin City Council unanimously…

Olmsted County, Minn. Raises Tobacco Purchasing Age to 21

Olmsted County, Minn. has thrown its support behind the Tobacco 21 movement, as the county’s Board of Commissioners recently voted 4-3 in favor of increasing…

Arden Hills, Minn. Raising Tobacco Purchasing Age to 21, Bans Flavored Tobacco Products

At its March 25 meeting, the Arden Hills City Council unanimously passed an amendment to the city’s existing Tobacco Products Ordinance that will both raise…

North Oaks, Minn. Raises Tobacco Purchasing Age

Minnesota continues to be a hot bed of the Tobacco 21 movement, as the North Oaks City Council recently passed an ordinance raising the minimum…

Albert Lea, Minn. Raises Tobacco Purchasing Age to 21

There will soon be a new city in Minnesota where the age to purchase tobacco products will be 21-years-old, as on Monday the Albert Lea…

Isanti County, Minn. Approves Tobacco Purchasing Age Increase

The Isanti County Commissioners have unanimously approved an ordinance that will soon raise the minimum age to purchase tobacco products in the county to 21-years-old,…

Bemidji, Minn. Raises Tobacco Purchasing Age to 21

Minnesota’s list of municipalities that have raised the minimum age to purchase tobacco products to 21-years-old now stands at two dozen, as on Monday night…

Albert Lea, Minn. to Hold Hearings on Raising Tobacco Purchasing Age to 21

At its meeting on Monday, the Albert Lea City Council decided to proceed with consideration of an ordinance that would raise the minimum age to…

Duluth, Minn. Raises Tobacco Purchasing Age to 21

On Monday night, the Duluth City Council approved an ordinance to raise the minimum age to purchase tobacco products and tobacco alternatives to 21-years-old, adding…