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  1. Ron Strider

    CA: Should Modesto Allow Marijuana Dispensaries Downtown

    Modesto is considering allowing as many as 10 dispensaries – including up to three in downtown – as it moves to regulate commercial marijuana. The City Council on Tuesday is expected to discuss and approve regulations governing commercial activities, including cultivation, manufacturing...
  2. Ron Strider

    FL: New Port Richey Moves Forward With Plans For Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

    The City Council is poised to allow medical marijuana dispensaries in commercial areas throughout New Port Richey, with the exception of downtown. During a meeting this week, the council voted 4-0 to approve on first reading a medical marijuana ordinance that would lift a moratorium on...
  3. Ron Strider

    Petition Seeks To Cap Number Of Downtown Anchorage Pot Shops

    A number of business owners are banding together to petition city leaders to cap the number of marijuana businesses allowed in the downtown core. Owner of the Historic Anchorage Hotel, Bob Neumann said "dozens" of his fellow business owners have signed a petition asking the Anchorage Assembly...
  4. K

    NV: Downtown Reno To Get New Marijuana Dispensary

    Along with a $5.99 steak, a pawn shop guitar and a blackjack deal, you can now buy medical marijuana in downtown Reno. A group of local business owners is opening the 3,300 square-foot Mynt Dispensary at 132 E. Second St. across the street from the Greater Nevada Field ballpark on Feb. 17...
  5. K

    OR: Marijuana Grow Operation Approved For Downtown Basement

    For a town infamous for its odor, many citizens pleaded their case to not add another one to Tillamook's downtown: Marijuana. Following a three hour hearing on Nov. 10, the City of Tillamook Planning Commission approved a request to allow John Janac, the owner of the Odd Fellows building on...
  6. K

    ON: Marijuana Dispensary Opens In Downtown Peterborough

    A new marijuana business has opened on George St. in downtown Peterborough. Cannabis Culture is now operating in the city core. It's the local branch of a chain of Cannabis Culture stores, with locations in Toronto and Vancouver. "We have spoken to the owner and will be continuing to...
  7. K

    OR: Another Pot Shop Chooses Downtown

    A sixth marijuana store is coming to Astoria. Portland-based Tidewater Retail Inc. is planning to open a retail shop on Commercial Street in the space that now houses Garbo's Vintage Wear. Case Van Dorne, a co-owner with Tidewater, said the company is designing a 2,000- to 5,000-square...
  8. K

    Downtown Seattle Finally Has Legal Weed Stores

    The dealer at Victor Steinbrueck Park who says "This is legal marijuana!" is wrong, but the two state-licensed marijuana stores now open in the core of downtown Seattle are right on the money. Have a Heart, between First Avenue and Second Avenue on Blanchard Street, and Herban Legends, at...
  9. K

    'No Pot' Option Headed To Cannon Beach Ballot

    Cannon Beach - Although 63 percent of Cannon Beach voters approved a state measure to legalize recreational marijuana in Oregon, some residents say that does not indicate residents want a retail cannabis shop in town. A petition asking for the rejection of the licensing of cannabis sales in...