State to hold public hearing on medical marijuana dispensary

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — State and local officials say they're hearing little negative feedback in communities that will soon be home to long-awaited medical marijuana dispensaries, although some residents are seeking...

Correction: Medical Marijuana Advocate story

GARDEN CITY, Kan. (AP) — In a story Aug. 24 about a Kansas woman facing charges accusing her of using marijuana, The Associated Press, relying on information from the Finney County district attorney, reported...

Illinois announces registration of 1st marijuana dispensary

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois regulators have announced the registration of the state's first medical marijuana dispensary.

The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional announced Tuesday the...

State says Portland's mobile medical marijuana cart illegal

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — It didn't take long for an entrepreneur to combine two of Portland's favorite things: marijuana and food carts.

But state officials aren't thrilled. The Oregon Health Authority on Monday...

First Las Vegas area medical marijuana dispensary opens

LAS VEGAS (AP) — After several months of delays, the first store to sell medical marijuana legally in the Las Vegas area has opened for business.

Euphoria Wellness opened Monday morning several miles...

Likely legalization vote prompts action on medical marijuana

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The likelihood that California voters will be asked to legalize recreational marijuana next year is prompting lawmakers to make a serious run at reining in the state's vast medical marijuana...

Mark your calendar: Colorado Springs-area events and meetings this week

By: The Gazette

A look at some of the top happenings around Colorado Springs this week:

- The Colorado College Opening Convocation begins at 9 a.m. Monday at Shove Memorial Chapel, marking the beginning of Colorado...

Some Illinois health systems say no to medical marijuana

CHICAGO (AP) — Patients must have a doctor's signature to buy medical marijuana in Illinois, but some health systems are forbidding doctors from putting pen to paper because the drug is still illegal at the federal...