Stories tagged: marijuana
Tue., March 5, 2019, 11:09 a.m.
The Whitman County Commissioners approved an ordinance Monday enacting a six-month moratorium on businesses that produce, process or sell marijuana in the unincorporated areas of Whitman County.
Sat., March 2, 2019, 12:54 p.m.
Idaho State Police may get the funding to purchase equipment that would allow investigators to distinguish hemp from marijuana after a high-profile case in the state grabbed headlines and prompted …
Fri., March 1, 2019, 5 a.m.
A popular Spokane pediatrician who sold his medical practice last year is facing charges of felony stalking and possession of marijuana in Idaho.
Fri., March 1, 2019, 2:59 a.m.
If you think the ‘flower children’ in the 1960s was where today’s love of pot started, you need to go back further.
Fri., March 1, 2019, 2:43 a.m.
Go ahead and browse all you want at Toker Friendly.
Fri., March 1, 2019, 2:41 a.m.
Dr. Sunil Kumar Aggarwal is one of several physicians who recently founded the Advanced Integrative Medical Science Institute in Seattle in 2018.
Fri., March 1, 2019, 2:23 a.m.
You might expect California, America’s biggest consumer marketplace, to be bursting with cannabis stores since recreational weed became legalized in 2018.
Fri., March 1, 2019, 2:15 a.m.
Modern research on possible pharmacological uses for the cannabis plant started in the 1940s with the discovery of cannabidiol, a compound connected to pain relief.
Fri., March 1, 2019, 2:04 a.m.
Not too long ago, David LaMoureaux felt he had lost his faith in Washington’s medical marijuana system.
Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 12:47 p.m.
No, you’re not smoking something. Martha Stewart is really joining the cannabis craze.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 26, 2019, 12:38 p.m.
A former employee at retail marijuana shop Canna4Life is accused of embezzling approximately $180,000 from the downtown Clarkston business over seven months.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 26, 2019, 12:36 p.m.
About 50 people crowded into the Whitman County Commissioners’ chambers on Monday at the Whitman County Courthouse in Colfax and listened to County Prosecutor Denis Tracy explain how a moratorium …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 22, 2019, 9:40 p.m.
Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson talks smoking age, marijuana, guns and Donald Trump in podcast
Ferguson said he’s confident the Washington Legislature will pass a bill this session increasing the legal smoking age to 21 and is eyeing a legal challenge to President Donald Trump’s …
Sat., Feb. 16, 2019, 5 a.m.
Greg Deckard, chairman and president of State Bank Northwest, doesn’t do business with marijuana companies. But he argued before members of Congress that a bill that would shield his bank …
Fri., Feb. 15, 2019, 10:39 p.m.
Since starting Fairwinds, a Vancouver-based cannabis company, in 2014, James and Wendy Hull said they’ve heard from customers who’ve praised their products for helping them with pain, anxiety and other …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 15, 2019, 7:50 a.m.
A plan that could wipe out as many as 200,000 misdemeanor marijuana possession convictions for Washington adults was sent to a Senate budget committee Thursday after efforts to restrict its …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 7:18 a.m.
On Monday, the issue of exotic animals being kept as pets was raised when a tiger was discovered by pot smokers in an abandoned Houston house. “A tiger is a …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 9:46 p.m.
Washington could wipe out as many as 200,000 convictions for misdemeanor marijuana possession for adults who don’t have anything else on their criminal records.
Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 1:42 p.m.
Last fall, Uncle Ike’s, a Seattle cannabis retailer, began random third-party testing of all of its products for pesticides or other contaminants.
Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 8:14 p.m.
House committee considers ban on billboard ads for marijuana stores.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 9:17 p.m.
Chronic pain tops the list of reasons people give when they enroll in state medical marijuana programs, followed by stiffness from multiple sclerosis and chemotherapy-related nausea.
Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 4:52 a.m.
Information is everything to Jim MacRae.
Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 4:21 a.m.
While many Washington cities and towns are actively encouraging and promoting cannabis tourism and commerce, the tourist town of Leavenworth continues to pass on allowing pot shops or other marijuana …
Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 4:17 a.m.
Before the 2018 midterm elections, cannabis advocates met at the Boise Public Library to discuss their desire to see legislative changes regarding both medical and recreational cannabis in Idaho.
Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 4:10 a.m.
Whether you consider Valentine’s Day a silly Hallmark holiday, or a day to lavish your loved one with chocolates, flowers and affection, your local cannabis purveyor is here to help …
Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 2:13 a.m.
It wasn’t cannabis that brought Gregory Foster and his family to Olympia one-and-a-half years ago.
Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 2:04 a.m.
Ahhh, spring! (or almost.) Rain puddles, crocuses in bloom, opening windows and doors to let the fresh air in, and evenings still cool enough to settle underneath a thick blanket …
Tue., Jan. 29, 2019, 12:41 p.m.
Idaho State Police officials say troopers made the biggest marijuana bust in the agency’s known history after a semi-truck allegedly filled with nearly 7,000 pounds (3,175 kilograms) of marijuana plants …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 5:22 p.m.
Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana is looking to hit pay dirt in the legal marijuana industry. San Jose, California-based Caliva announced Thursday that the Hall of Fame quarterback’s venture …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 5:46 p.m.
Cip Paulsen, the former federal inmate who obtained one of the county’s first licenses to legally grow marijuana, had his business stripped by the courts in November. A bid to …