Stories tagged: marijuana
Wed., Dec. 12, 2018, 5 a.m.
Sweetwater Farms, a $5.3 million pot producer based on the West Plains, had one of its strains pulled from the state’s largest recreational marijuana stores last month after failing a …
Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 10:11 a.m.
The first-ever Lemonhaze Cannabis Convention brought together more than 3,000 members of the state’s cannabis community in late October.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 6:11 p.m.
Altria Group Inc., the U.S. maker of Marlboros, made a $1.8 billion investment in a Canadian pot company Friday based on a simple premise: Cannabis is growing fast, and cigarettes …
Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 4:32 a.m.
If Todd Bennatt wanted to have a normal job, he’d still be an environmental engineer.
Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 3:53 a.m.
For the last few years, Yield Farms has built a solid reputation for its pre-rolls and its savory infused Firecrackers, which deliver the spicy taste of cheddar or ranch.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 5, 2018, 9:31 p.m.
The Richland City Council plans a workshop to discuss legalizing marijuana sales in Richland.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 5, 2018, 9:34 p.m.
The lawsuit, filed last month in Spokane County Superior Court, alleges Avista provided inadequate equipment to power a planned expansion of Buddy Boy Farms, a large-scale cannabis operation based south …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 9:43 a.m.
A group trying to legalize marijuana sales in Richland says they may take their fight to court after the city’s attorney says their initiative is not valid.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 27, 2018, 10:29 p.m.
Medical marijuana could be covered under some government disability programs, an attorney general’s opinion says, but whether that would jeopardize federal funding for local programs isn’t clear.
Mon., Nov. 19, 2018, 4:26 p.m.
The Washington Liquor and Cannabis Board says it has issued the state’s first license to grow marijuana for research.
Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 4:04 a.m.
Joe is an ordinary guy. And Joe is a smoker.
Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 2:53 a.m.
With recreational marijuana now legal in Canada, along with the growing popularity of the non-psychoactive CBD strains, investors in the United States and Canada are taking a hard look at …
Fri., Nov. 2, 2018, 2:21 a.m.
When your doctor reminds you to be sure to eat your greens, the recommendation probably doesn’t include cannabis plants. But maybe it should.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 31, 2018, 3:45 p.m.
Legalization arrived Oct. 17, and Canada became the world’s largest national marketplace for so-called recreational marijuana. The first weeks have felt more like a soft opening with few retail outlets …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 28, 2018, 10:51 p.m.
A federal trial in Colorado could have far-reaching effects on the United States’ budding marijuana industry if a jury sides with a couple who say having a cannabis business as …
Tue., Oct. 23, 2018, 3:17 p.m.
A Utah lawmaker drove to Las Vegas and tried marijuana for the first time ahead of an upcoming vote on a proposition that would legalize its use in his state …
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 16, 2018, 9:28 p.m.
Canada is now the largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace as sales began early Wednesday in Newfoundland.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 10, 2018, 8:50 p.m.
On Oct. 17, Canada becomes the second and largest country with a legal national marijuana marketplace. Uruguay launched legal sales last year, after several years of planning.
Tue., Oct. 9, 2018, 11:30 a.m.
Nine states have legalized marijuana for so-called recreational use since 2012, including eight at the ballot box. Thirty-one states have authorized the drug for medical purposes. Four states have marijuana …
Tue., Oct. 9, 2018
Candy crushed: Washington regulators crack down on marijuana sweets they say are too appealing to kids
Beginning next year, the Washington Liquor and Cannabis Board is expected to impose tougher enforcement on the sale of marijuana-infused candy that has become too appealing to children. Those in …
Fri., Oct. 5, 2018, 3:41 p.m.
Certain cannabis-infused candy could start vanishing from store shelves across Washington next year.
Fri., Oct. 5, 2018, 2:59 a.m.
Joe Rammell has been learning the skills needed to grow great cannabis all of his life – he just didn’t know it until a few years ago.
Fri., Oct. 5, 2018, 2:50 a.m.
Be careful what you wish for.
Fri., Oct. 5, 2018, 2:46 a.m.
Although Initiative 502 legalized the cultivation and sale of recreational marijuana products in Washington back in 2012, voters are still asked to provide input at the ballot box.
Fri., Oct. 5, 2018, 2:37 a.m.
Shaun McHenry swears by CBDs.
Fri., Oct. 5, 2018, 2:30 a.m.
Chrissy Knox has a new hat to wear.
Fri., Sept. 28, 2018, 4:30 a.m.
Since legalization, retail sales of marijuana have gone nothing but up, and dramatically so. But that rapid increase is about to flatten, state economic forecasters say.
Mon., Sept. 24, 2018, 8:30 a.m.
Seattle Municipal Court judges have agreed to vacate convictions and dismiss charges for misdemeanor marijuana possession prosecuted before pot was legalized in Washington state.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 22, 2018, 9:25 a.m.
State health inspectors are investigating a Maine lobster restaurant that tried to mellow out lobsters with marijuana.
Thu., Sept. 20, 2018, 2:27 p.m.
Investors are craving marijuana stocks as Canada prepares to legalize pot next month, leading to giant gains for Canada-based companies listed on U.S. exchanges. Some experts are concerned that the …