Articles tagged with: marijuana

23 September 2014

Gold Hill city council talks about taxing recreational marijuana

Posted in Local

Gold Hill, Ore. --- To tax recreational marijuana, or not to tax? That was the question being discussed in Gold Hill Monday night. The city council preliminarily approved an ordinance to tax recreat ...

25 August 2014

Soda pot?

Posted in Regional

Longview, Wash. -- (KGW)  A Longview, Washington bottler is using Washington's newly legal marijuana to create a new category of THC treats. It's the kind of pot consumption the founder, Atam Stite ...

18 August 2014

Commissioners ask should we tax recreational marijuana?

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Josephine County, Ore. -- Josephine County voters will have the chance to decide whether or not the county should tax recreational marijuana if a statewide measure legalizes it in November. If recre ...

15 August 2014

Betting on the pot business

Posted in U.S. & World News

Wash. --- (KING)  The new marijuana laws in Washington state are driving innovation in business. Thousands of cannabis hopefuls are flocking to the CannaCon held at the Tacoma Dome to share ideas a ...

13 August 2014

Marijuana revenue not what lawmakers in Colorado expected

Posted in U.S. & World News

Colo. --- The increase in revenue from Colorado's new marijuana taxes is expected to be half of what the voter guide estimated last year. That's in part because the state may have overestimated how ...

05 August 2014

Marijuana use at Oregon college campuses

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. -- There's a lot of buzz about marijuana on Oregon's college campuses. According to a survey by the Princeton Review, the University of Oregon, Lewis & Clark College and Reed Coll ...

02 July 2014

Ashland one step closer to allowing medical marijuana dispensaries

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- The City of Ashland made a major step toward allowing medical marijuana dispensaries on Tuesday night at the city council meeting. The council voted on three ordinances dealing with ...

27 June 2014

Medical marijuana dispensary opens in Talent

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Talent, Ore. -- The second medical marijuana dispensary in the Rogue Valley opened on Friday. Green Valley Wellness LLC, a medical marijuana dispensary, is now open in Talent, and business was stead ...

16 June 2014

Petitioners for a marijuana legalization measure say they're on track

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. -- Petitioners say their signature-gathering pace is on track to qualify a marijuana legalization measure on Oregon’s November ballot. The measure needs 87,213 valid signatures to q ...

09 May 2014

Oregonians appear to be leaning towards legalizing recreational marijuana

Posted in Regional, Health

Portland, Ore. -- A new Oregon Public Broadcast poll shows Oregonians appear to be leaning towards legalizing recreational marijuana. The last time Oregonians voted on legalizing marijuana was in 20 ...