Stories tagged: liquor and cannabis board
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 27, 2019
The new rules incorporate feedback from cannabis producers and processors, who said a year ago they were blindsided by a blanket ban on certain products believed to be appealing to …
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 27, 2019
The targeted legislation would aim to help small businesses compete with larger firms and extend business ownership opportunities to communities of color, women and military veterans.
Wed., Jan. 16, 2019
Proposal to increase new restrictions on marijuana businesses could be expensive and hard to enforce.
Tue., Jan. 8, 2019
The future of pot in Washington: State regulators talk marijuana ahead of 5-year anniversary of sales
Members of the Washington Liquor and Cannabis Board will be taking public comment Wednesday at Spokane City Hall about the state’s legal pot industry, which will mark its fifth year …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 29, 2017
The state Liquor and Cannabis Board says the state could either tightly control home-grown recreational marijuana or keep up the ban.
Fri., Nov. 3, 2017
Washington’s Liquor and Cannabis Board is working with a new software vendor to oversee a massive database that tracks every pot plant and product in the state. But the new …
UPDATED: Fri., June 2, 2017
Washington’s Liquor and Cannabis Board, the state agency that regulates marijuana, is firing an employee who leased land in Deer Park to a prospective pot grower.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 11, 2017
Kitsap County’s first marijuana business has been shut down by regulators who alleged the recreational pot grow operation had repeatedly failed to pay its taxes.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 25, 2017
Cities tell lawmakers they think they can already ban pot sales in some areas, don’t need new legislation.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 17, 2017
Lawmakers look for ways to force cities and counties to accept state-licensed marijuana stores.
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016
Washington’s licensed marijuana stores have a better record of rejecting underage buyers than stores that sell liquor or cigarettes.
Fri., Oct. 21, 2016
During last year’s outdoor-grown marijuana harvest, state farmers produced 38 tons of the drug. State officials say this year’s crop may be even larger, and it will include pot grown …
Thu., Aug. 11, 2016
DEA says it won’t take marijuana off national list of most dangerous drugs.
Thu., June 30, 2016
Vancouver officials have voted to expand the number of marijuana shops allowed in the city.
Mon., April 11, 2016
Spokane County sold more than $5 million worth of legal marijuana for the month of March, the first time a monthly total has eclipsed that mark since legal sales began …
Sun., March 20, 2016
Gordon Fagras said the findings produced by his chemical laboratory, which looks for hyper-specific contaminants on the state’s marijuana crop, will add value to the product. The state doesn’t require …
Wed., Sept. 16, 2015
One-third of a billion dollars. Sales of all marijuana products – from the plants grown in the fields, to the individual portions to smoke or eat processed in factories large …