Stories tagged: marijuana
Fri., May 27, 2016
Promised revenue for research and prevention was siphoned off by legislative budget writers.
Mon., May 23, 2016, 1:49 p.m.
Law enforcement officers say two male suspects cut a hole in the roof of a building housing a medical marijuana dispensary and stole about $12,000 worth of marijuana plants.
Sat., May 21, 2016, 9:24 a.m.
The grand opening of Pullman’s newest pot shop wasn’t so grand last week when the two-day-old retailer was caught in a sting operation allegedly selling marijuana to a minor.
Mon., May 16, 2016, noon
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Mon., May 16, 2016
Pot-related fatal crashes in Washington spiked upward after marijuana was voted legal in the fall of 2012
Thu., May 12, 2016, 5:33 p.m.
Sen. Michael Baumgartner headed a meeting of local and state legislators Thursday discussing the potential to ban sales of marijuana where strong alcoholic drinks are already outlawed. But it’s unlikely …
Thu., May 12, 2016, 1:11 p.m.
Southwest Idaho authorities have issued a warning after reporting that a man consumed marijuana laced with a chemical and suffered irreversible damage.
Wed., May 11, 2016, 7:31 a.m.
The family of three boys filed a lawsuit against two recreational marijuana businesses after a shooting that left their mother dead and their father charged with murder.
Thu., May 5, 2016, 12:28 a.m.
Recreational marijuana users will be able to purchase more than just flowers next month.
Wed., May 4, 2016, 2:16 p.m.
Backers of a marijuana legalization initiative said Wednesday they have collected enough signatures for the measure to qualify for the November ballot in California.
Wed., May 4, 2016, 10:54 a.m.
An expanded limit on marijuana advertising awaits the governor’s signature in Colorado. A bill saying that medical marijuana can’t be advertised to people under 21 passed the Senate 24-11 on …
Tue., May 3, 2016, 8:51 a.m.
The Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs has broken ground on a new marijuana-growing facility that is set to be Oregon’s first tribal-owned marijuana grow operation.
Wed., April 27, 2016, 9:12 a.m.
New marijuana businesses won’t be getting the go-ahead here for at least another four months.
Wed., April 27, 2016, 7:41 a.m.
The growing number of patients who claim marijuana helped them drop their painkiller habit has intrigued lawmakers and emboldened advocates, who are pushing for cannabis as a treatment for the …
Mon., April 25, 2016, 3:14 p.m.
Four days after the calculated killings of eight people in rural Ohio, a prosecutor revealed Monday that marijuana was found at some of the crime scenes, including a grow-house sheltering …
Sun., April 24, 2016
Just the fact that bars need bouncers should raise this question: Why place them outside the
Fri., April 22, 2016, 7:05 a.m.
Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto says he will ask Congress to raise the limit on decriminalized marijuana for personal use to 28 grams, or about one ounce. Mexico had previously …
Wed., April 20, 2016, 7:20 p.m.
Thousands sent up a cheer and a collective plume of marijuana smoke at the stroke of 4:20 p.m. Wednesday in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park.
Fri., April 15, 2016, 7:11 a.m.
Police and federal agents arrested more than 40 people and seized piles of pot plants and elaborate growing equipment Thursday during raids of homes and warehouses throughout the Denver area, …
Thu., April 14, 2016, 9:22 a.m.
The Pullman Planning Commission appeared to reach a consensus Wednesday night that the city should follow the state’s lead and make many more areas of the city open to marijuana …
Wed., April 13, 2016, 4:07 p.m.
A break-in at a children’s bookstore led Seattle police to an illegal marijuana growing operation in a commercial space next door.
Wed., April 13, 2016
Spokane Valley Planning Commission will hold a public hearing about marijuana regulations Thursday at it’s regular meeting which begins at 6 p.m. in City Council chambers, at Spokane Valley City …
Tue., April 12, 2016, 10:17 a.m.
Officials say flights were delayed at Bellingham International Airport after a marijuana grinder designed to resemble a grenade was found in a man’s carry-on luggage.
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 …
Mon., April 11, 2016
Lucky Leaf opened on First Avenue last month, and a proposed store at the corner of Lincoln and Second Avenue seems primed for downtown Spokane’s second legal pot shop. The …
Thu., March 31, 2016, 11 a.m.
A Vancouver, Washington, man accused of giving his 4-year-old daughter marijuana-infused chocolate cake appeared Wednesday in Clark County Superior Court on a child assault allegation.
Thu., March 31, 2016, 10:58 a.m.
Legal marijuana sales totaled more than $709 million in 2015 in Washington state. A market research firm says that represents sales growth of more than 30 percent over the previous …
Wed., March 30, 2016, 9:49 a.m.
Southwest Idaho authorities say a father and son traveling to their home state of Kansas after a brief stay in Oregon have been taken into custody after police found more …
Sun., March 20, 2016, 4 a.m.
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 …
Tue., March 15, 2016, 1:42 p.m.
People who feel they’ve been well-served at a state marijuana store can now leave a tip.