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  • Excerpts from recent Minnesota editorials

    Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    St. Cloud Times, Sept. 17 Peterson's suspension charts path for NFL There are two elements of good in the Minnesota Vikings putting Adrian Peterson on suspension at least until his court case involving child abuse charges is resolved. First, it's the right decision. Second — and...

  • Peyton Manning a big fan of Colorado's marijuana laws? Appears so

    Denver Post
    Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    Apparently Peyton Manning is a fan of Colorado's pot laws. Not because he smokes. The Broncos’ quarterback owns 21 Papa John’s Pizza franchises in the area. In an extensive interview with Peter King of MMQB, Manning alluded to the fact that the legalized marijuana in the state has...

  • BLOG: Uncertainty reigns (briefly) over Palmer Lake marijuana

    Matt Steiner
    Updated: Thu, Sep 18, 2014

    The town of Palmer Lake got a bit of a scare Thursday morning. No there wasn’t a Sasquatch that wandered into the area. And a pack of wild wolves didn’t surround town hall. There wasn’t even an ornery mountain lion skulking around Palmer Lake looking for a snack. The issue came...

  • Colorado marijuana industry battling stoner stereotypes

    By Kristen Wyatt, Associated Press
    Updated: Wed, Sep 17, 2014

    DENVER — Tired of Cheech & Chong pot jokes and ominous anti-drug campaigns, the marijuana industry and activists are starting an ad blitz in Colorado aimed at promoting moderation and the safe consumption of pot. To get their message across, they are skewering some of the old...

  • Five Constitution Day questions for gubernatorial candidate Bob Beauprez

    By MeGAN SCHRADER megan.schrader@gazette.com -
    Updated: Wed, Sep 17, 2014

    Wednesday marks the 227th anniversary of the signing of the U.S. Constitution, and as we celebrate that historic day of Sept. 17, 1787, we bring you five Constitution Day questions with Bob Beauprez, former congressman and current candidate for governor of Colorado. Q. What is one...

  • House passes 'no welfare for weed' bill

    Associated Press
    Published: Wed, Sep 17, 2014

    WASHINGTON — The House passed a bill Tuesday that could make it a little harder for people to use government welfare payments to buy marijuana in states where the drug is legal. Supporters call it the "no welfare for weed" bill. The bill would prevent people from using...

  • Marijuana caregivers face Colorado crackdown

    Associated Press
    Updated: Tue, Sep 16, 2014

    DENVER — Marijuana caregivers who grow pot on behalf of medical patients are under the microscope on Colorado — again. The state Board of Health is due to vote Tuesday on a new rule limiting those marijuana caregivers to 10 patients. Currently caregivers can have up to five patients,...

  • Denver delays restrictions on homemade hash oil

    The Associated Press
    Published: Tue, Sep 16, 2014

    DENVER — Denver has delayed debate on proposed restrictions on amateur hash oil production. A City Council committee delayed consideration of the restrictions Tuesday so that they could be amended to accommodate residents who use an alcohol-based process. The Denver Post reports...

  • House passes 'no welfare for weed' bill

    The Associated Press
    Published: Tue, Sep 16, 2014

    WASHINGTON — The House passed a bill Tuesday that could make it a little harder for people to use government welfare payments to buy marijuana in states where the drug is legal. Supporters call it the "no welfare for weed" bill. The bill would prevent people from using...

  • Man arrested for trying to steal the surveillance camera of a pot store

    By name newspaper -
    Updated: Sat, Sep 13, 2014

    A would-be burglar was caught early Saturday morning in the parking lot of a medical marijuana store at 586 S. Academy Blvd., after he tried to steal the store's surveillance camera, police reports said. Colorado Springs police were called about a burglary in progress at Rocky Road...

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