Stories tagged: thc
Thu., Oct. 10, 2019
The number of vaping-related illnesses in the U.S. continues to rise, now reaching about 1,300 cases and at least 26 deaths.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 30, 2019
E-cigarette giant Juul Labs is facing mounting scrutiny from state law enforcement officials, with the attorneys general in Illinois and the District of Columbia investigating how the company’s blockbuster vaping …
Thu., Aug. 29, 2019
Some Washington state producers/processors have found success with capsules for medicinal consumers.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 22, 2019
The number of breathing illnesses reported among people who vape is growing. Health officials are now looking into more than 150 possible cases in 16 states.
UPDATED: Mon., June 3, 2019
A Washington State University researcher and a Spokane budtender have at least one thing in common: They want more cannabis research.
Fri., April 5, 2019
“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., March 1, 2019
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., July 28, 2017
We hear it over and over again – people walk into a store and ask for the highest THC product for the lowest possible price. But a great experience doesn’t …
UPDATED: Tue., April 18, 2017
Marijuana enthusiasts have long since embraced weed for eating. But gone are the days when eating weed meant choosing between a classic marijuana brownie or laced chocolate chip cookie. Options …
Wed., April 12, 2017
Gone are the days when eating weed meant choosing between a classic marijuana brownie or laced chocolate chip cookie. Options are more varied now, more elegant, more refined. In honor …
Sat., Oct. 1, 2016
DENVER – Wondering if that brownie contains pot? Colorado has you covered. A requirement that edible marijuana products come with a diamond-shaped stamp and the letters T-H-C – not just …
Wed., Feb. 17, 2016
An 8-year-old Oregon boy was hospitalized after eating a marijuana-infused cookie that he found on the ground.
Sun., June 14, 2015
Washington State University researchers are working to develop a roadside test that would detect marijuana in a person’s breath. Studies began last month on a prototype that tests breath for …
Wed., March 4, 2015
Donnivan Whitcher told a federal judge Tuesday the explosion caused by a marijuana extraction method at his north Spokane apartment in January 2014 was an accident. “I didn’t mean to …
Tue., March 3, 2015
Donnivan Whitcher told a federal judge Tuesday the explosion caused by a marijuana extraction method at his north Spokane apartment in January 2014 was an accident.
Thu., Sept. 25, 2014
I never bought that old argument about marijuana being a gateway to harder drugs. I thought it was just a scare tactic. Until now, that is.
Thu., Aug. 28, 2014
This year’s Labor Day campaign to catch impaired drivers in Washington has a new target. The slogan – Drive High, Get a DUI – is intended to call attention to …
Mon., May 19, 2014
Firefighters responding to a call of unconscious people in a house Monday afternoon instead found evidence of an illicit drug operation.
Fri., March 7, 2014
The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a link between a commercial burglary at an Elk, Wash., medical marijuana dispensary and a THC-infused candy bar at Riverside High School.
Sat., April 27, 2013
OLYMPIA – The Legislature moved swiftly Friday to fix a problem with the state’s new marijuana law that threatened to derail state prosecutions for illegally growing, processing and selling the …
Fri., April 26, 2013
OLYMPIA – Prosecutions for growing and trafficking marijuana could grind to a halt in Washington, a result of a glitch in a new law, a lack of equipment at the …