More Marijuana Articles

  • Mugshot Monday: Most wanted in the Pikes Peak region

    The Gazette -
    Updated: Mon, Dec 8, 2014

    Wanted: Pikes Peak Area Crime Stoppers is asking for the public's help finding the following people for whom felony arrest warrants have been issued. Michael K. Argo, 39, is described as a 5-foot-10, 180-pound man with blond hair and blue eyes. Argo is being sought on suspicion of...

  • Excerpts from recent Minnesota editorials

    Updated: Thu, Dec 4, 2014

    Post-Bulletin of Rochester, Dec. 3 Medical marijuana program to provide needed research The selection of Rochester as one of Minnesota's eight medical marijuana distribution sites — and the only one south of the Twin Cities — means our region will be at the forefront of research into...

  • Stanley brothers expanding production of cannabis-based oil to help reduce seizures

    By jakob rodgers -
    Updated: Thu, Dec 4, 2014

    The five-brother operation producing a cannabis-based oil used to treat children with severe epilepsy plans to massively expand by summer 2015, possibly allowing it to eliminate a 12,000-person, worldwide wait list for the therapeutic oil. Amid a newly formed hemp industry in...

  • Marijuana dining in Colorado still on shaky legal ground

    KRISTEN WYATT, Associated Press
    Updated: Tue, Dec 2, 2014

    ASPEN — Acclaimed chef Chris Lanter is talking a crowd of eager foodies through a demo on cooking with marijuana. As he prepares steak au poivre, he describes how to deglaze the pan with pot-infused brandy. How to pair marijuana with fine foods. How to make marijuana's skunky tang work...

  • Mennonite sentenced in cartel drug smuggling case

    The Associated Press -
    Published: Tue, Dec 2, 2014

    DENVER - It was an unlikely alliance that authorities said involved a group of pacifist Mexican Mennonites accused of growing tons of marijuana and working with a notoriously vicious Mexican cartel to ship it across the U.S. border. Abraham Friesen-Remple was one of six members of the...

  • Colorado Springs Airport amnesty boxes get their fill - but usually not with pot

    By stephen hobbs -
    Updated: Sat, Nov 29, 2014

    Travelers leaving from the Colorado Springs Airport have done a good job of stashing their marijuana at home or in their cars before they fly. Amnesty boxes, added to the airport in January, have been sparsely used for marijuana, said Sgt. Matt Harrell of the Colorado Springs...

  • Colorado retail pot industry offers 'Green Friday' specials

    Associated Press
    Updated: Fri, Nov 28, 2014

    DENVER — Colorado's new retail marijuana industry is joining the rush for holiday shopping dollars. The Grass Station in Denver offered traditional doorbuster deals on what some are calling "Green Friday". The most popular was an ounce of marijuana for $50, about $200 less than the...

  • State to name medical marijuana producers Monday

    Updated: Wed, Nov 26, 2014

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The state is ready to name two manufacturers for its new medical marijuana program. Twelve companies applied to grow and cultivate marijuana for the state, but Minnesota's law says just two companies can provide it. The Minnesota Department of Health said...

  • 8 medical marijuana projects could receive grant money

    By Jakob rodgers -
    Published: Mon, Nov 24, 2014

    Eight research projects examining the medical use of marijuana have been recommended to Colorado's Board of Health for approval. The studies selected from a pool of 57 applicants cover a variety of topics, including chronic pain, Parkinson's disease, post-traumatic stress disorder,...

  • Merry marijuana: Colorado pot sellers woo holiday shoppers

    By Kristen Wyatt, Associated Press
    Updated: Mon, Nov 24, 2014

    DENVER — That's not mistletoe. From new marijuana strains for the holidays to gift sets and pot-and-pumpkin pies, the burgeoning marijuana industry in Colorado is scrambling to get a piece of the holiday shopping dollar. Dispensaries in many states have been offering holiday specials...