Articles tagged with: Medical Marijuana

06 March 2015

Where you can turn in your Jackson County Special Election Ballots

Posted in Local

Medford, Ore. -- If you haven't turned in your March special election ballots you have until Tuesday to do so. But tonight the Jackson County Clerk's office says it's too late to mail them in. The ...

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 ...

27 February 2015

Jackson County judge upholds temporary ban on 'The Greenery"

Posted in Local

Phoenix, Ore. --- A Jackson County judge upholds a temporary ban on The Greenery, a Phoenix medical marijuana facility.More than eight months after the City of Phoenix filed an emergency injunction ...

16 December 2014

New rules for medical marijuana dispensaries in Phoenix

Posted in Local

Phoenix, Ore. --- The City of Phoenix passed new rules for marijuana dispensaries.The Phoenix-City Council voted 5 to 1 in-favor of the new zoning rules for dispensaries, but they're not allowed to ...

17 October 2014

Ruling: Local governments can ban medical marijuana dispensaries

Posted in Local, Regional, Politics

Cave Junction, Ore. --- A win for Southern Oregon cities and counties opposing the new state law allowing medical marijuana dispensaries.The City of Cave Junction challenged the state in Josephine c ...

22 August 2014

Teen marijuana use on the rise

Posted in Local, Health

Medford, Ore. -- Some medical experts say the move to legalize marijuana is giving teens a false sense that marijuana is safe. Doctors says the brain isn't fully developed until about 26 years old ...

21 August 2014

Talent medical marijuana dispensary says business is growing

Posted in Local

Talent, Ore. -- Months after opening to the public, local medical marijuana dispensaries are getting a clearer picture of their new industry.  Green Valley Wellness in Talent says business has been ...

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 ...

06 August 2014

Ban on medical marijuana dispensaries in Ashland lifted

Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. --- The ban on medical marijuana dispensaries in Ashland has been lifted.It happened at last night's city council meeting. It's good news for Michael Welch, who’s working on relocati ...

24 July 2014

Governor Kitzhaber: Marijuana or daycare

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Ore. -- Governor John Kitzhaber is taking steps to keep medical marijuana cardholders from operating home-based child care centers. Right now, five Oregon home-based daycare's are owned by people wh ...