December 7, 2017

HOUGHTON, Mich. (WLUC) – A medical marijuana growth facility is proposed for the Copper Country Mall. Portage Township prepares to discuss the proposal next week. Portage Caregiver Center wants to expand to the Copper Country Mall’s empty JC Penny space. According to the LLC’s registered agent, Tyler Ross, the facility would also include local and […]

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Update: Late Thursday afternoon, the House passed a continuing resolution that funded the federal government through Dec. 22. An hour later, the Senate approved the resolution, which President Trump is expected to sign.  Congressional Republicans were reportedly near agreement on Thursday morning on a temporary deal that would avert a federal shutdown on Dec. 8. […]

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BEND, Ore. — Dr. Byron Maas surveys a supply of marijuana products for dogs that lines a shelf in his veterinary clinic. They’re selling well. “The ‘Up and Moving’ is for joints and for pain,” he explains. “The ‘Calm and Quiet’ is for real anxious dogs, to take away that anxiety.” People anxious to relieve […]

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JoAnna McKee, a pioneering medical marijuana activist in Washington state who went to sometimes difficult lengths to obtain the drug for the patients she served, has died at age 74. McKee passed away Nov. 18, said her longtime friend and fellow activist Dale Rogers. He was not certain of the cause. McKee was a fixture […]

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As lawmakers consider whether to legalize recreational marijuana use, some law enforcement officials are suggesting new steps to ensure that marijuana users in Delaware don’t have guns. William Bryson, chairman of the Delaware Police Chiefs Council, told a state panel Wednesday that marijuana users should be required to have a driver’s license endorsement indicating that […]

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NEW YORK, Dec. 07, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via NetworkNewsWire (“NNW”), a multifaceted financial news and publishing company, today announces the publication of an editorial featuring InMed Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (CSE:IN) (OTCQB:IMLFF), a preclinical stage biopharmaceutical company specializing in the research and development of novel, cannabinoid-based prescription drug therapies utilizing novel drug delivery systems. The publication, titled, “Advanced […]

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PORTAGE, Mich. — Jevin Weyenberg knows firsthand the benefits of medical marijuana. He’s a cancer survivor and said using cannabis helped reduce the pain and nausea he felt while recovery from chemotherapy. “There’s very good cannabis topicals, cannabis oils, that are very effective at treating chronic pain whether it be nerve pain, arthritis, back pain,” […]

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CLOSE Trulieve wants to put the first medical marijuana dispensary in St. Lucie County. KEONA GARDNER/TCPALM Wochit Buy Photo Trulieve offers medical cannabis in capsule form in several varieties and milligrams, along with topical cream, inhalation, and oral/sublingual forms. (Photo: ERIC HASERT/TCPALM)Buy Photo ST. LUCIE COUNTY — New regulations for medical-marijuana dispensaries are up for a County […]

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Just days after the first medical marijuana dispensaries opened in Maryland, limited supplies and technical difficulties mean little of the product is actually available. The state has licensed just 10 of an expected 92 dispensaries, and of those only six have opened — none in the Baltimore area, according to information provided by the companies […]

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By Anna Gorman, Kaiser Health News WESTMINSTER, Calif. — After Yarly Raygoza attended the drug prevention program at the Boys Girls Club here last year, she used what she learned to talk a few friends out of using marijuana. The 14-year-old took the class again this year but worries that counseling her friends will become […]

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As lawmakers consider whether to legalize recreational marijuana use, some law enforcement officials are suggesting new steps to ensure that marijuana users in Delaware don’t have guns. William Bryson, chairman of the Delaware Police Chiefs Council, told a state panel Wednesday that marijuana users should be required to have a driver’s license endorsement indicating that […]

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