Stories tagged: THC
UPDATED: Tue., April 18, 2017, 3:04 p.m.
Gourmet ganja: Cannabis-laced edibles are coming of age
Marijuana enthusiasts have long since embraced weed for eating. But gone are the days when eating weed meant choosing between a classic marijuana brownie or laced chocolate chip cookie. Options …
Wed., April 12, 2017, 3:21 p.m.
Edibles are coming of age
Gone are the days when eating weed meant choosing between a classic marijuana brownie or laced chocolate chip cookie. Options are more varied now, more elegant, more refined. In honor …
Sat., Oct. 1, 2016, 2 a.m.
Colorado gives marijuana candy a new look to avoid confusion
DENVER – Wondering if that brownie contains pot? Colorado has you covered. A requirement that edible marijuana products come with a diamond-shaped stamp and the letters T-H-C – not just …
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016, 9:39 a.m.
Marijuana-infused cookie sickens Oregon boy, 8
An 8-year-old Oregon boy was hospitalized after eating a marijuana-infused cookie that he found on the ground.
Sun., June 14, 2015, midnight
WSU working on roadside breath test for marijuana
Washington State University researchers are working to develop a roadside test that would detect marijuana in a person’s breath. Studies began last month on a prototype that tests breath for …
Wed., March 4, 2015, midnight
Spokane man gets five years in hash oil explosion
Donnivan Whitcher told a federal judge Tuesday the explosion caused by a marijuana extraction method at his north Spokane apartment in January 2014 was an accident. “I didn’t mean to …
Tue., March 3, 2015, 4:46 p.m.
Man who sparked apartment fire while making hash oil sentenced to five years
Donnivan Whitcher told a federal judge Tuesday the explosion caused by a marijuana extraction method at his north Spokane apartment in January 2014 was an accident.
Thu., Sept. 25, 2014, midnight
Doug Clark: Potties’ pot levels shouldn’t be a city priority
I never bought that old argument about marijuana being a gateway to harder drugs. I thought it was just a scare tactic. Until now, that is.
Thu., Aug. 28, 2014, midnight
‘Drive High, Get a DUI’ campaign targets pot-impaired drivers
This year’s Labor Day campaign to catch impaired drivers in Washington has a new target. The slogan – Drive High, Get a DUI – is intended to call attention to …
Mon., May 19, 2014, 3:56 p.m.
911 call prompts discovery of apparent drug lab
Firefighters responding to a call of unconscious people in a house Monday afternoon instead found evidence of an illicit drug operation.
Fri., March 7, 2014, 12:14 p.m.
Sheriff’s Office: Medical marijuana dispensary burglary linked to school expulsion
The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a link between a commercial burglary at an Elk, Wash., medical marijuana dispensary and a THC-infused candy bar at Riverside High School.
Sat., April 27, 2013, midnight
Lawmakers act quickly with marijuana law fix
OLYMPIA – The Legislature moved swiftly Friday to fix a problem with the state’s new marijuana law that threatened to derail state prosecutions for illegally growing, processing and selling the …
Fri., April 26, 2013, midnight
Pot, as it’s defined, stymies prosecutor
OLYMPIA – Prosecutions for growing and trafficking marijuana could grind to a halt in Washington, a result of a glitch in a new law, a lack of equipment at the …