Articles tagged with: marijuana

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 ...

18 April 2014

OSP traffic stop leads to drug bust

Posted in Local, Regional

Central Point, Ore. -- An Oregon State Police traffic stop on Thursday night in Central Point revealed two Washington residents were transporting drugs. OSP said they found approximately 45 pounds o ...

02 April 2014

Grants Pass bans medical marijuana dispensaries

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Grants Pass, Ore.-- The city council voted unanimously Wednesday night to adopt a moratorium that will temporarily ban medical marijuana dispensaries in Grants Pass until May of 2015. They took it ...

31 March 2014

Marijuana goes mainstream

Posted in Local, Regional, Politics, Economy, Health

Eugene, Ore. -- (The Register-Guard) There was an unmistakable feeling of excitement among the approximately 400 attendees of the Oregon Medical Marijuana Business Conference Sunday at the Hilton Eu ...

21 March 2014

Some medical marijuana dispensaries approved in Oregon

Posted in Local, Politics, Economy, Health

Medford, Ore. -- The Oregon Health Authority has approved eight medical marijuana dispensaries. Seven of them have waived their confidentiality and allowed the OHA to publish their locations.  The ...

20 March 2014

MaryJane's Attic's business license revoked

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- It's official, the Medford City Council voted unanimously to revoke Marlene Nuckols' business license. She owns MaryJane's Attic and MaryJane's Basement. The store sells local produ ...