Articles tagged with: Marijuana

24 August 2015

Grants Pass city council to ask residents if they want marijuana dispensaries

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- Grants Pass city councilors are planning to ask city residents whether they want medical and recreational marijuana dispensaries. That's according to Councilman Dan DeYoung who ...

24 July 2015

Pot got former Oregon TV anchor fired, she claims

Posted in Regional

Portland, Ore. –- (KGW) A former Eugene, Oregon TV news anchor said she was recently fired from her job for testing positive for marijuana. Cyd Maurer, 25, said she was driving a work vehicle in M ...

21 July 2015

"Bud 'n' Breakfast" makes debut

Posted in Regional

Seattle, Wash. -- (KING)  7 Leaf Bed and Breakfast in Seattle, Washington is the first of its kind. Owner and chef Jeremy Cooper cooks up cuisine with cannabis, including infused oils, butters and ...

16 July 2015

Applications for medical marijuana dispensaries increasing in Oregon

Posted in Regional

Ore. -- Applications for permits to open new medical marijuana dispensaries are increasing.  Data from the Oregon Public Health Division shows that since Measure 91 passed in November, they have r ...

16 July 2015

Grants Pass City Council bans outdoor marijuana grows

Posted in Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- Growing marijuana outdoors will be banned in Grants Pass.  The city council voted six to zero Wednesday night to approve the ordinance. The ban on both medical and marijuana o ...

10 June 2015

Medford billboard prompting conversation about marijuana

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- A billboard in Medford is getting a lot of attention. The billboard is located at South Central Avenue and Bank Street. It's an advertisement promoting Pharm To Table, a medical ma ...

19 May 2015

Oregon marijuana committee sets new restrictions for medical marijuana

Posted in Regional

Salem, Ore. -- An Oregon Senate special committee has passed new restrictions on medical marijuana. The Senate Special Committee on implementing Measure 91 passed a proposed retail sales tax for ma ...

12 March 2015

Research shows marijuana may affect long term memory

Posted in U.S. & World News

New research finds heavy marijuana use during adolescence may affect long term memory in adulthood.  The study included young adults who had not smoked marijuana in at least two years. Brain images ...

10 March 2015

MMJ dispensary owner reacts to passing of tax measure

Written by Roma Villavicencio, Posted in Local

Phoenix, Ore.-- Brie Malarkey owns Breeze Botanicals in Gold Hill and Ashland and she said measure 15-133 is just going to make it financially stressful for her business and customers. Malarkey said ...

27 February 2015

Jackson County Planning Department proposes marijuana dispensary buffers

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. --- Don’t expect to find marijuana dispensaries anywhere near each other in Jackson County.The Jackson County Planning Department recommended a 2,500 foot buffer on neighboring dispe ...