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The Super America at Woodland Avenue and St. Marie Street in Duluth advertised the pending increase in the Minnesota state tax on cigarettes Thursday. Steve Kuchera | Forum News Service

Minnesota’s cigarette tax set to increase Monday

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By John Lundy

Forum News Service

DULUTH — Jody Meyers plans to quit smoking on Monday.

She’s not entirely thrilled about the idea.

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"They’re trying to raise taxes on everything, and it just seems like they’re taking it out on the poor people," the Duluth woman said Thursday as she smoked a cigarette while waiting for a bus on Superior Street.

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