Articles tagged with: Medical Marijuana

02 June 2014

UPDATE: City of Phoenix votes to raise fines for operating without a business license

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local

Phoenix, Ore. -- On Monday night, the City of Phoenix voted 5-to-1 to increase fines for businesses operating without a license.  The decision may directly affect The Greenery in Phoenix. It's a r ...

30 May 2014

Congress moves to protect medical marijuana

Posted in Politics, U.S. & World News, Health

For the first time, Congress is taking action to protect – not condemn – medical marijuana use. Friday the GOP led U.S. House passed a measure that would prohibit the drug enforcement agency fr ...

09 May 2014

City of Phoenix ordering MMJ facility to close

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Phoenix, Ore. --  City Manager, Steve Dahl said it's time for The Greenery, a medical marijuana patient facility to close it's doors. "We have sent a registered letter asking them to voluntarily ...

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 ...

05 May 2014

Medical marijuana dispensary moratoriums in another 14 cities, 1 county

Posted in Local, Regional, Politics, Health

(OPB) Fourteen more cities and another county have submitted their moratoriums on medical marijuana dispensaries to the Oregon Health Authority. Now, 142 of Oregon's 242 cities and 26 of 36 countie ...

05 May 2014

Josephine County Commissioners look for public input on medical marijuana facilities

Posted in Local, Politics

Cave Junction, Ore. -- Josephine County Commissioners hold the first of a few town hall meetings getting input from the public on medical marijuana dispensaries.The city of Cave Junction itself has ...

05 May 2014

Entrepreneur looks to open medical marijuana dispensary in Gold Hill

Written by Christine Pitawanich, Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Gold Hill, Ore. -- Brie Malarkey, co-owner of Breeze Botanicals in Gold Hill is planning to sell local farm-made products at her store located at 315 Second Avenue in the Gold Dust Center. Her produ ...

05 May 2014

UPDATE: Judge revokes Mary Jane's Attic's business license

Posted in Local, Politics, Health

Update (5/13 4pm):  On Tuesday, a judge upheld the city's decision to shut down MaryJane's Attic and MaryJane's Basement. The owner of the business, Marlene Nuckols, says the store is not a dispen ...

01 May 2014

Cave Junction lawsuit could have big implications on future of dispensaries

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local, Politics

Cave Junction, Ore. -- Medical marijuana has been the talk of the town since a new law allowing dispensaries took effect on March 1st. But Cave Junction is asking a judge for clarity. Does opening m ...

01 May 2014

Motion hearing held for Lori Duckworth

Posted in Local, Politics

Medford, Ore. -- A motion hearing was held Thursday afternoon inside of a Jackson County courtroom in the Lori Duckworth case. Duckworth is accused of using a medical marijuana dispensary as a front ...