Stories tagged: marijuana
UPDATED: Tue., July 9, 2019, 9:54 p.m.
Washington State Patrol troopers pulled over the 20-year-old man in May and allegedly found plastic food-saver rolls, a heat sealer, scissors, moving tape, shipping receipts, $5,854 in cash, 110.3 grams …
Mon., July 8, 2019
Employed adolescents are more likely to use marijuana than those who don’t work, according to a study recently published in the Journal of Adolescent Health.
Sun., July 7, 2019, 3 a.m.
Local health experts warn against using marijuana while pregnant, even as research remains inconclusive
Multiple studies have shown that marijuana use during pregnancy can be linked to low birth weight and cognitive issues during formative years, but that research has been limited by the …
Fri., July 5, 2019, 6 a.m.
A recent study at University of Colorado Boulder revealed that approximately 80 percent of adult cannabis consumers endorse using cannabis products before and/or after exercising.
Fri., July 5, 2019, 3 a.m.
Rick Simpson oil is a unique cannabis extract, named after a cancer patient who has touted its healing properties.
Fri., July 5, 2019
Buddy Boy Farm, north of Spokane in Ford, was the ninth producer/processor in Washington to receive a state license. Its product was one of the first units of legal cannabis …
Wed., July 3, 2019
Community cannabis festival will include live music, food, vendors and educational panels.
Sun., June 30, 2019
Cartoonist Box Brown presents the history of cannabis in a creative, engaging format.
Thu., June 27, 2019, 6 a.m.
My daughter Radler was probably 5 years old, coloring in front of the fireplace. Nonchalantly, she asked “Mama, that plant you grow. Does it save people’s lives?”
UPDATED: Tue., June 25, 2019, 4:28 p.m.
Illinois’ new governor delivered on a top campaign promise Tuesday by signing legislation that makes the state the 11th to legalize small amounts of marijuana for recreational use and the …
Mon., June 24, 2019, 7:17 p.m.
In 2017, no one knew what CBD oil was. In 2018, folks stumbled saying “cannabidiol” (that’s CBD oil) out loud. In 2019, it’s everywhere, and everyone wants in on it.
Mon., June 24, 2019
Q: What is the difference between marijuana, cannabis, hemp, and CBD? Do they mean the same thing? – Questioning CannaGirl
Thu., June 20, 2019, 6 a.m.
Just like grandma used to make … with one extra ingredient.
Tue., June 18, 2019
While newcomers to legal cannabis may assume that all the stuff on store shelves is safe, this isn’t always the case.
Sun., June 16, 2019, 10:31 p.m.
The first two states to legalize recreational marijuana are starting to grapple with teenagers’ growing use of highly potent pot, even as both boost the industry and reap huge tax …
Sun., June 16, 2019, 6 a.m.
Health experts advise caution on unregulated products.
Fri., June 14, 2019, 4:56 p.m.
A new global hemp research lab in Oregon will offer a certification program that will tell farmers whether the hemp seeds they’re buying are the real deal
Thu., June 13, 2019
Smooth and slightly sweet, Peacemaker is a go-to for your summer activities.
Wed., June 12, 2019, 12:02 p.m.
Archaeologists have unearthed the earliest direct evidence of people smoking marijuana from a 2,500-year-old graveyard in western China.
Fri., June 7, 2019, 6 a.m.
A dentist chimes in on potential concerns about oral health and cannabis use.
Fri., June 7, 2019, 3 a.m.
Did you know that some of the early advocates in the cannabis rights movement were also people working for gay rights?
Fri., June 7, 2019
Photographers gain attention, praise for macros of milky trichomes, THC diamonds and custom glass pieces.
UPDATED: Mon., June 3, 2019, 10:43 p.m.
A Washington State University researcher and a Spokane budtender have at least one thing in common: They want more cannabis research.
Sun., June 2, 2019
Whether lawmakers support marijuana legalization or not shouldn’t be the issue. It is in everyone’s interest for the industry to be as safe as possible.
Fri., May 31, 2019, 9:10 a.m.
Oregon is awash in pot, glutted with so much legal weed that if growing were to stop today, it could take more than six years by one estimate to smoke …
UPDATED: Wed., May 29, 2019, 9:59 p.m.
Spokane marijuana business owner illegally sold wax and traded hundreds of pounds of weed for new car, police say
The owner of a local marijuana growing operation is facing criminal charges for allegedly selling large quantities of “weed wax” illegally.
UPDATED: Tue., May 21, 2019, 8:05 p.m.
The partnership is intended to provide data that will help develop drug treatment plans for those seeking to manage pain and other disorders. The Puyallup Tribe of Indians recently opened …
Mon., May 20, 2019, 6 a.m.
SōRSE Technology eliminates cannabis taste, smell in infused beverages.
Wed., May 15, 2019, 9 a.m.
What image pops up in your head when you picture a guy in his 60s who smokes eight to 10 joints a day?
Tue., May 14, 2019
North Spokane cannabis producer uses “good bugs” to avoid pesticides and promote plant growth