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April 19, 2019
Terey Summers kicked off the Tiger Cares Event April 2 with a performance in which she portrayed three characters, including Eunice, the story's quirky protagonist.
Tigers Care: Quirky one-woman show kicks off event
April 19, 2019 - 8:00am
March 29, 2019
The CDC states "e-cigarette aerosol is not harmless. It can contain harmful and potentially harmful substances, including nicotine, heavy metals like lead, volatile organic compounds, and cancer-causing agents." Photo illustration, Metro Creative Graphics, Inc.
Brainerd Public Schools: High school parents to receive bimonthly health tips for teens
March 29, 2019 - 9:00am
January 20, 2019
Community members exchange ideas for a new tobacco coalition in the Crow Wing County area at an inaugural informational meeting at Essentia Health-St. Joseph's Medical Center on Tuesday, Jan. 15. The Minnesota Department of Health, Crow Wing County, Crow Wing Energized and their partners are supporting community-driven solutions to create tobacco-free environments and promote quitting tobacco use. Frank Lee / Brainerd Dispatch
New coalition aims to snuff out tobacco use by working together
January 20, 2019 - 3:00am
November 29, 2018
Echo Journal file photo.
Pine River-Backus School: Board eyes $16.2 million building project
November 29, 2018 - 4:00am
September 12, 2018
Many e-cigarettes and other tobacco-related products come in cherry and other fruity flavors that are targeted toward the younger generation. Lowell Anderson / Forum News Service
As more Minnesota kids vape and smoke, health department issues advisory on dangers
September 12, 2018 - 10:54am
January 7, 2018
The Regional Report: Staples bans e-cig sampling, Crosby officers to bring squads home
January 7, 2018 - 7:00am
August 6, 2017
“If you don’t start by age 21 using tobacco, there’s a only a 5 percent chance you’ll ever start,” says Jason McCoy, a tobacco cessation worker with Partnership for Health. “Ninety percent of smokers start by age 18.” Pixabay image
Push underway to raise tobacco-buying age in Minn. lakes-area communities
August 6, 2017 - 10:33am
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