Oregon lawmakers consider cannabis cafes

Advocates say providing more places to sample marijuana would boost tourism

A group of cannabis supporters wants to make it legal for consumers to smoke marijuana … Read more

Diamond Tree seeks third marijuana shop in Bend

Cannabis retail locations face restrictions

A Central Oregon cannabis dispensary has plans to expand in Bend and La Pine with … Read more

In Illinois, medical marijuana can now replace opioids

An old photo popped up on Tashena Altman’s Facebook profile recently, showing her a memory … Read more

What’s the relationship between marijuana use and schizophrenia?

Nearly a century after the film “Reefer Madness” alarmed the nation, some policymakers and doctors … Read more

Report: Oregon has enough marijuana to last 6 ½ years

Lawmakers asked to find solutions to Oregon’s oversupply of pot

Oregon will need legislative help to curb the oversupply of marijuana, according to the Oregon … Read more

State auditor pokes holes in marijuana oversight

Few growers are inspected, and consumers could be at risk from contaminants

Medical and recreational marijuana overseers need to boost their efforts in testing, inspections and providing … Read more

Advertising is tough when the feds consider you a drug dealer

Legal cannabis companies look for ways to market their products

America’s cannabis companies are racing to build national brands and market their wares to mainstream … Read more

Denver pot shop owners plead guilty to racketeering

Colorado prosecutors believe it’s first local case against legal dealer

DENVER — The owners of a Denver marijuana business pleaded guilty Friday to drug and … Read more

Marijuana lab company notifies investors of Oregon crackdown

Evio Inc.’s stock closed at 39 cents per share Friday

Evio Inc., a marijuana test-lab company formerly headquartered in Bend, notified investors Friday that it … Read more

Prineville bar will surrender license after numerous violations

Horseshoe Saloon to be acquired by Sons of Beer owners

The scene of multiple fights, assaults and drug deals since 2015, the Horseshoe Saloon in … Read more

Portland pot startup sues rival over social media posts

Cura Cannabis, which claims to be the biggest company in Oregon’s legalized marijuana market, sued … Read more

California expects lower revenue from pot taxes

LOS ANGELES — Deep in Gov. Gavin Newsom’s new budget is a figure that says … Read more

A bumper crop of cannabis floods the market

Second year in a row for high production

For the second year in a row, Oregon harvested millions of pounds of fresh marijuana, … Read more

Older Americans flock to pot dispensaries

Shari Horne broke her toes a decade ago, and after surgery, “I have plates and … Read more

Lawmakers revisit worker protections for off-duty pot use

SALEM — Oregon lawmakers will consider making it illegal for businesses to fire employees who … Read more

Inside the world of the California’s ‘trimmigrants’

COVELO, Calif. — Tucked into the forests of Mendocino County, accessible by a two-lane road … Read more

Multi-tenant marijuana warehouse planned for northeast Bend

Prime Vertical plans two buildings for vacant land on High Desert Lane

Prime Vertical LLC plans to build two warehouses on industrial-zoned land in Bend to rent … Read more

Cannabis grower counters lawsuit, seeks $9 million from Bend company

Justin Crawn claims Oregrown wanted him to use mold-infested marijuana

The cannabis grower who was fired and later sued by Oregrown is seeking $9 million … Read more

Report: Oregon needs separate state agency for legal pot

SALEM, Ore. — The Oregon Cannabis Commission is recommending the state set up an independent … Read more

Lines form in Massachusetts to buy legal pot

NORTHAMPTON, Mass. — Early Tuesday morning, retired trucker Roger Crocker finished his overnight shift as … Read more

State: Most pot-growing operations in compliance

After saturating the field of marijuana growers with inspectors this fall, the Oregon Liquor Control … Read more

Oregon pot prices plunge; sales soar

Rampant overproduction in Oregon’s market for legal, recreational marijuana has produced a 50 percent decline … Read more

OLCC proposes new rules for recreational cannabis

Public comment open until Nov. 30

In an attempt to rein in the industry, the Oregon Liquor Control Commission will be … Read more

Pot startup backed by John Boehner goes public

The cannabis startup backed by former Speaker of the House John Boehner is set to … Read more

Pot politics: How the elections will affect weed laws

NEW YORK — When it comes to cannabis, Canada is nice, but the U.S. would … Read more

Canadian pot demand leaves some shelves empty

Canadian cannabis retailers were sold out of about 46 percent of pot products after strong … Read more

Scientists racing to brew pot compounds

They want to use yeast to produce cannabinoids

SAN DIEGO — Scientists are hustling on behalf of the weed industry to find new … Read more

From maple leaf to cannabis leaf

More than 100 pot shops are set to open as Canada legalizes marijuana

DELTA, British Columbia — Mat Beren and his friends used to drive by the vast … Read more

Medical pot use increasing in the elderly

Ida Ruggiero, an opinionated great-grandma, remembered the deep embarrassment that crept over her when she … Read more

Health questions related to medical cannabis

Q: Medical marijuana is now legal in the state where I live. What conditions can … Read more

Snoop Dogg’s venture fund invests in Bend startup

Dutchie software allows marijuana consumers to place orders for delivery or pickup

A Bend software startup serving the cannabis industry landed $3 million in venture capital from … Read more

Oregon cancels Deschutes County pot grower’s license

High Cascade Farms had ties to butane honey oil explosion

Oregon’s marijuana regulators decided Friday to cancel the license of a grower whose operation was … Read more

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