Minnesota Partnership for Action Against Tobacco

  • Blogs

    February 20, 2006

    MFD: This space still for rent

    Just two years ago, the Minneapolis Fire Department drew some criticism for selling advertising space on its trucks as a potential revenue generator. The criticism passed, but apparently the need for money didn't: The contract is likely to be renewed soon.

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2005

    Smoking ban: Clampdown continues

    Council's PS&RS to tighten sidewalk restrictions? Word was out yesterday among the bar-owner consortium dedicated to reworking the Minneapolis smoking ban that the city was considering more municipal meddling to make their lives miserable. Now that everyone who wants to smoke while enjoying a night ... More >>

  • News

    March 2, 2005

    A Real Rock 'n' Roll Radio Station... for Your Pledge of Just $10 a Month?

    Paul Demko, Diablo Cody, and Dylan Hicks offer three takes on MPR's new baby

  • Books

    June 6, 2001

    Smoke Gets in Your Eyes

    A longtime antismoking advocate just says no to billboards

  • News

    November 8, 2000

    Smoke and Mirrors

    Two years after picking billions of dollars out of Big Tobacco's pocket, state officials are still having trouble polishing their next trick: Figuring out how to spend it