Stories tagged: marijuana
Thu., May 9, 2019, 6 a.m.
States like Alaska, Oregon and Colorado allow certain types of private cannabis clubs and lounges, but Washington continues to restrict spaces for communal consumption.
Tue., May 7, 2019, noon
The branding power of Willie Nelson draws a crowd even in states where weed is illegal.
Fri., May 3, 2019
Wedding planners are marrying parties with cannabis – just not in Spokane.
Fri., May 3, 2019
Cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome is a little-known illness that has only been diagnosed in people who use cannabis regularly for extended amounts of time.
UPDATED: Tue., May 14, 2019, 2:13 p.m.
EVERCANNAFEST has been postponed at this time.
Wed., May 1, 2019, 5 a.m.
Gov. Jay Inslee signs laws on Gold Star family license plates, medical marijuana in schools and robot deliveries.
Sat., April 20, 2019, 6:55 p.m.
Trump administration says immigrants working in legal marijuana industry lack ‘moral character’ for citizenship
Immigrants who use marijuana or who work in the cannabis industry can be denied citizenship, even if they are doing so in states where it is legal, U.S. Citizenship and …
Sat., April 20, 2019, 5 a.m.
The Legislature saw a wide variety of bills addressing marijuana and the state’s growing industry this year.
Sun., April 14, 2019, 5 a.m.
Arizona man says he’s trapped in Coeur d’Alene fighting an illegal search that landed him in prison for marijuana trafficking
Wylie Hunter was stopped with a drug smuggling partner outside of Coeur d’Alene with 75 pounds of marijuana in his trunk. Now out on parole, Hunter is bringing a legal …
UPDATED: Fri., April 12, 2019, 9:39 p.m.
Brian Lehman has been scrambling to find a new location for his state-licensed cannabis farm since receiving a cease-and-desist order from Yakima County officials. Now, the county is seeking an …
UPDATED: Wed., April 10, 2019, 9:51 p.m.
A Moscow man arrested Monday afternoon in connection with an armed robbery at the Bud Hut marijuana dispensary on the Moscow-Pullman highway is now being held at the Latah County …
Wed., April 10, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Their products are considered illegal by the federal government, but Washington cannabis growers and sellers are still required to submit a portion of their earnings to Uncle Sam.
Tue., April 9, 2019
Q: “I’m interested in trying edibles but I’ve heard some things that make me nervous. What should I know about trying edibles?” - CannaCurious
UPDATED: Mon., April 8, 2019, 8:21 p.m.
Authorities were searching Monday for a man who entered a marijuana shop near Pullman, pointed a handgun at an employee and escaped with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Mon., April 8, 2019
Washington State University is conducting a study on experiences, perceptions, and views about cannabis purchases from pregnant women.
Sun., April 7, 2019, 6 a.m.
Western Cultured strain provides focused energy.
Sat., April 6, 2019, noon
Some cannabis list altered mood and increased creativity as the benefits of microdosing, rather than getting fully high.
Fri., April 5, 2019, 5:19 a.m.
‘Clean cannabis,’ free of all pesticides or contaminants, has been something many health-conscious consumers have requested and many growers have strived for.
Fri., April 5, 2019, 5:08 a.m.
“What is medical cannabis?” “Where do I buy it?” “What kind is best for my condition?” “I don’t know where to start. What do I do?”
Fri., April 5, 2019, 4:58 a.m.
“We need a better word than ‘bong,’” said the 60ish-year-old gentleman, who seemed to enjoy coming out for Kennewick’s monthly art walk
Fri., April 5, 2019, 4:20 a.m.
Thanks to new technology and some determined innovators, it’s now possible to enjoy your cannabis legally in pretty much any form these days – including the tub.
Fri., April 5, 2019, 4:14 a.m.
A few years ago, you might have seen some clickbaity headlines exclaiming, “Pot tampons?!”
Fri., April 5, 2019, 2:19 a.m.
If you’ve never experienced chronic pain, consider yourself lucky.
Tue., April 2, 2019, 5:42 p.m.
When Washington and Colorado launched their pioneering marijuana industries in the face of U.S. government prohibition, they imposed strict rules in hopes of keeping the U.S. Justice Department at bay. …
UPDATED: Sat., March 30, 2019, 12:33 p.m.
Police officers who encounter shipments of state-certified hemp on America’s highways are facing a quandary: They can’t tell if the plants they’re seeing are hemp or marijuana. Truckers are free …
UPDATED: Mon., March 25, 2019, 12:07 p.m.
New Jersey lawmakers dealt a blow to the prospects of legal recreational marijuana use Monday, when the state Senate president postponed a vote after his and the governor’s lobbying campaign …
UPDATED: Thu., March 21, 2019, 9:55 a.m.
Could hemp be Washington’s next cash crop? Lawmakers eye new system amid CBD boom, marijuana expansion
Both chambers of the Washington Legislature have passed laws that would create a state system for licensing hemp production. The long-outlawed cousin of marijuana hasn’t taken off in the Evergreen …
Tue., March 19, 2019, 5:06 p.m.
A growing majority of Americans say marijuana should be legal, underscoring a national shift as more states embrace cannabis for medical or recreational use.
Sat., March 16, 2019, 5 a.m.
The Spokane City Council passed a measure at the end of 2015 that would allow those with misdemeanor marijuana convictions to petition the court for their record to be cleared. …
UPDATED: Thu., March 14, 2019, 10:23 p.m.
Washington bill would allow parents to give students marijuana extract drugs on public school grounds
The bill, which has been introduced twice before in the Washington Legislature, is intended to allow students with a documented condition treated by marijuana to receive the drug on campuses, …