Stories tagged: cannabis
Fri., May 25, 2018, 12:28 p.m.
Avista extends energy efficiency incentives to indoor growers
Cannabis growers looking to save money can start by looking at their lighting.
Fri., May 25, 2018, 11:46 a.m.
GrowOp Farms evolves into one of state’s largest cannabis growers
Katrina and Rob McKinley have heard plenty of the rumors over the years.
Fri., May 25, 2018, 11:40 a.m.
‘The Dope Show’ bringing laughs to Spokane
Many marijuana users report that one of the more enjoyable side effects is a big boost to one’s sense of humor – you’re likely to find more things funny, including …
Fri., May 25, 2018, 10:41 a.m.
Little research available on risks of combining cannabis, prescriptions
Many of us have faced a familiar temptation. Following a spirited night of drinking, we can’t sleep. So we look in the medicine cabinet for something to help us nod …
Fri., April 27, 2018, 4:33 p.m.
TreeHouse Club offers something for everyone
In the pre-legal days, the better cannabis sellers were all about customer service.
Thu., April 5, 2018, 4:27 p.m.
Senior helps peers navigate cannabis choices
Many of today’s Baby Boomers have mixed memories of cannabis use.
Fri., March 30, 2018, 2:47 a.m.
Green Bluff Greenhouse puts effort into quality, not quantity
Though we live in a culture where “bigger and faster” is often equated with “better,” it isn’t always the case, at least where cannabis is concerned.
Fri., March 30, 2018, 2:37 a.m.
What marijuana goes best with your music?
One of the great things about the Spokane area is that, along with a wide variety of marijuana strains, we have a large selection of choices for live music.
Fri., March 30, 2018, 2:24 a.m.
Does 420 Still Matter?
For at least four decades, ‘420’ has been a secret-not-so secret code for anything or everything cannabis.
Fri., March 30, 2018, 2 a.m.
‘Reefer Madness’ returns to Spokane April 7
Irony is a primary component of humor. And that may be especially true of cannabis humor.
Fri., Feb. 23, 2018, 4:20 p.m.
Skincare home remedies lead to innovative cannabis products
What started as home health remedies in Erica and Sam Kannall’s kitchen seven years ago have now become popular products on cannabis retail shelves across Washington State.
Thu., Feb. 22, 2018, 4:41 p.m.
Botanica has something for every appetite
In 2013, Tim Moxey and Chris Abbott began discussing how to make the best edibles on a large scale, even before they legally were allowed to start cooking.
Thu., Feb. 22, 2018, 4:35 p.m.
RAD Expo urges cannabis businesses to get the word out better
With a few big exceptions, doing business in the legal cannabis realm is just like any other competitive industry.
Thu., Feb. 22, 2018, 4:28 p.m.
Yakima commissioners plan crack-downs on cannabis businesses
Legal cannabis entrepreneurs and elected officials statewide are watching a brewing conflict in Yakima County between county commissioners and local growers and processors.
Thu., Feb. 22, 2018, 4:06 p.m.
Pipe dreams: plenty of smokin’ options for puffers
If the last time you smoked cannabis was out of a dented pop can in your folks’ basement, you may be surprised how much the experience has improved.
Wed., Jan. 31, 2018, 9:31 p.m.
Cannabis capitalists exploit loopholes by ‘gifting’ the drug
The single bottle of juice delivered to your door will set you back at least $55. But the bag of marijuana that comes with it? On the house.
Fri., Jan. 26, 2018, 5:12 p.m.
The Green Nugget excited about 2018
There are some fancy cannabis retailers that offer the highest-end items for customers who don’t mind paying extra, especially when surrounded by elegant décor.
Fri., Jan. 26, 2018, 5:10 p.m.
Can people be allergic to pot?
While it is normal to cough after taking a big hit of your cannabis, some users report continuous coughing, wheezing, vomiting and rashes.
Fri., Jan. 26, 2018, 5:01 p.m.
Play Cupid with Valentine’s Day cannabis treats
Cannabis enthusiasts will tell you that this plant has long been known to enhance almost every aspect of a romantic experience, from elevating appetite, increasing arousal and amplifying sensations, to …
Sun., Jan. 7, 2018
Shawn Vestal: Tokio Weigh Station’s cannabis shop a literal sign of the times
It looms above the freeway about 45 miles west of Spokane: a literal sign of the times.
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 9:34 a.m.
Cannabis-infused dog munchies planned by Canadian pot grower
True Leaf Medicine International Ltd., a small Canadian company operating in the country’s fast-emerging marijuana industry, plans to sell dog chews containing cannabis extracts.
Mon., Nov. 27, 2017, 10:39 a.m.
Super ideas for those wanting to give the gift of green
Looking for a little (or more than a little) ‘high’ holiday cheer? Evercannabis has you covered with some solid gift ideas for you and your holiday near and dear.
Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 9:42 p.m.
The truth behind the ‘first marijuana overdose death’ headlines
A case report about the seizure and death of an 11-month old after exposure to cannabis has prompted headlines about “the first marijuana overdose death” this week … Except that’s …
Fri., April 28, 2017, 12:03 a.m.
The morality of marijuana
A few years ago, a student asked Shelley Bryan Wee, Lutheran Campus pastor at Eastern Washington University, if it was OK, as a Christian, to bring pot to a friend …
UPDATED: Thu., April 20, 2017, 5:42 p.m.
Pot fans observe 420 holiday with smoke-outs, high hike
From Capitol Hill to Hippie Hill, marijuana enthusiasts observed their 4/20 holiday Thursday with public smoke-outs, parties and, yes, great deals on weed.
Thu., April 20, 2017, 6 a.m.
Marijuana has truly gone mainstream, survey finds
Yahoo News and Marist University survey illustrates how pot has become a part of everyday life for millions of Americans.
UPDATED: Thu., April 13, 2017, 5:07 p.m.
Washington’s cannabis tracking contract up for bid
Washington state regulators have begun accepting bids for a new seed-to-sale tracking system to keep tabs on marijuana commerce, a deal with an initial value of about $3 million.
UPDATED: Thu., March 23, 2017, 4:40 p.m.
Cannabis industry expected to maintain growth despite Trump
America’s cannabis industry will continue growing at double-digit rates over the next four years – even with ambiguity emanating from the White House – as the drug gains in popularity, …
Sat., Feb. 18, 2017, 8:19 p.m.
Outdoor marijuana regulation continues to puzzle in Washington state
How do you regulate something you can’t measure?
Fri., Jan. 13, 2017, 11:46 a.m.
With an eye on veterans, Olympia cannabis activist welcomes Hempfest outpost
Seattle Hempfest organizers are opening an outpost in downtown Olympia with a little help from one of the state’s most visible cannabis activists. Olympia Hempfest Central will have a grand …