Stories tagged: marijuana
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
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
Cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome is a little-known illness that has only been diagnosed in people who use cannabis regularly for extended amounts of time.
Fri., May 3, 2019
Wedding planners are marrying parties with cannabis – just not in Spokane.
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.