Articles tagged with: OLCC

26 March 2015

Jackson County not collecting marijuana tax

Posted in Local

Jackson County, Ore. -- Jackson County will not collect a marijuana tax when the drug becomes legal in July, despite the board and voters passing an ordinance to do so.During a special election this ...

06 March 2015

OLCC asks lawmakers to keep medical and recreational marijuana separate when legalized

Posted in Local

Ore. --- The Oregon Liquor Control Commission says medical marijuana could threaten to destabilize the recreational cannabis market. The OLCC sent a memo to lawmakers this week, asking them to keep ...

18 February 2015

Oregon OLCC holding local meeting for recreational marijuana

Posted in Local

(Updated 2/19 11:01am) Ashland, Ore. --- Hundreds of people packed an Ashland meeting hall to discuss how marijuana should be regulated. On July 1st of this year, recreational use will become legal ...

17 April 2014

Red Rock Lounge closing it's doors

Posted in Local, Economy

Grants Pass, Ore. -- The Red Rock Lounge in Grants Pass surrendered their liquor license and closed their doors. The news following March's fatal stabbing. According to the Oregon Liquor Control C ...

21 March 2014

Over 400 minors attempt alcohol purchases in 2013, according to OLCC

Written by Jennifer Elliott, Posted in Local, Regional

Oregon's Liquor Control Commission reports over 400 minors misrepresented their age in an attempt to purchase alcohol last year. In 2013, the OLCC issued more than 1,000 total criminal citations rel ...