Isanti County announced Wednesday, March 20, 2019 that its county commissioners raised the tobacco sales age in the county to 21.
A release from the county said the vote on the issue was unanimous.
Isanti is the fourth county and the 27th community in Minnesota to raise the tobacco sales age to 21. “We are charged as commissioners to do a lot of big things,” Commissioner Terry Turnquist said. “Protecting and ensuring the health of our kids is at the top of that list.”