Marijuana and/or Cannabis

DID YOU KNOW? The Lost Coast Outpost ends up writing about marijuana/cannabis issues quite frequently. Below, for your convenience, all those posts are gathered into one place. 

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January 2018

Water District Says Proposed Mercer-Fraser Marijuana Facility Threatens Health and Safety of Two of Every Three County Residents

If You Want to Weigh In on the County’s Commercial Cannabis Land Use Ordinance, Thursday’s Your Chance

U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions to Rescind Obama-Era Memo Protecting States’ Rights on Marijuana Legalization

Pair of Local Marijuana Entrepreneurs, Including Founder of Jack’s Hand Cleaner, Busted in Tennessee Airport With More Than 150 Pounds of Weed, Cops Say

Recreational Weed Sales Are Brisk as Second Humboldt Retail Outlet Gets State License

December 2017

(VIDEO) CNBC Show ‘The Profit’ Comes to ‘The Marijuana Capital of America’ (Guess Where That Is)

Recreational Weed Sales Start Monday Statewide; Here’s Where You Can Buy It Locally

CEASE AND DOSIST: The Weed Company Formerly Known as ‘hmbldt’ Has Changed Its Name

(VIDEO) Confused on How to Register Your Cannabiz? Cheech Will Help You!

WHAT WE FOUND THERE: Stories From Humboldt’s Marijuana Culture

Anxiety Runs High as Marijuana Legalization Puts Humboldt County’s Economy at a Crossroads

3,000 lbs. of Marijuana Seized and Destroyed After DEU Serves Warrants on Highway 36 Properties

PRICE SUPPORTS FOR GROWERS! North Coast’s Legislative Delegation Lobbies State Weed Official to Keep Cannabis Production Tiny

November 2017

These are the Rules You Must Follow if You Want to Sell Marijuana in California Next Year

Spanish Tourists Made Up Story of Being Robbed at Gunpoint Near Lady Bird Johnson Grove to Conceal Relation to Marijuana Grow, Say Rangers

1,000 Pounds of Marijuana, Vehicles Stolen by Armed Men in Tactical Gear on Bald Hills Road, Says Sheriff’s Office

October 2017

HARDIN: Please Don’t Scare the Trimmigrants

With Its Weed Business Booming, City of Rio Dell Makes Pitch for Cannabis Tax on November Ballot

Garberville Sanitary District Sez: Dudes, We Don’t Have Enough Municipal Water to Feed All Your Grow Ops

September 2017

(VIDEO) Kirsten Dunst on Humboldt Weed: ‘This is, Like, STUH-RONG Shit’

Supervisors Opt to Prorate Cannabis Excise Tax, Place Moratorium on Weed Grows in Coastal Zone

Suspected Hash Lab Explosion West of Willits Blows Hole in Roof of 30,000-Square-Foot Warehouse

Environmental Leaders Say County’s Weed Ordinance and Draft EIR are Fine But Enforcement is Sorely Lacking

August 2017

These Marijuana Bills From Our State Reps Could Shape California’s Legal Weed Industry

Two Days of Megaraids in the Petrolia Area — Each Centered on a Limited Liability Company — Yield Over 13,000 Plants, Three Tons of Processed Weed, Numerous Environmental Violations

(PHOTOS) Arcata Celebrates Cannabis Culture With First Ever ‘Yes We Cann Parade & Hullabaloo’

One Arrested, One At Large After Eureka Marijuana Deal Gone Bad

11,412 Marijuana Plants Eradicated, 1,153 Pounds Seized, Three Arrested After Three-Day HCSO-Led Raid

July 2017

4,500 Marijuana Plants from 23 Unpermitted Gardens Eradicated by Humboldt Sheriff’s DEU; Environmental Violations Discovered; Three Arrested

Mendo Cops Make Big Weed Bust on Willits Tribal Land … at the Request of Tribal Officials, Sheriff’s Office Says

Here’s the Documentation You’ll Need to Keep the Sheriff’s Office From Busting Your Weed Grow

Armed Men Allegedly Pose as Law Enforcement in Attempt to Steal Northern Mendocino Marijuana Crop

Humboldt Sheriff’s Office Eradicates 5,491 Marijuana Plants on Parcel Without Commercial Grow Permits

Over 30,000 Marijuana Plants Eradicated at Trespass Grow on National Forest Land in Trinity County; Three Arrested

Nearly 5000 Marijuana Plants Eradicated, Stream Diversions Discovered, Two Arrested at Trespass Grow Site

June 2017

(UPDATE) 21,389 Marijuana Plants Eradicated, 758 lbs., $80k, Firearms Seized, Two Arrested After DTF Raids in McKinleyville and Eastern Humboldt

McKinleyville Woman Arrested After Routine Traffic Stop Leads to Discovery of 108 lbs. of Weed

Supervisors Consider Changes to Cannabis Ordinance as Public Expresses a Variety of Concerns

May 2017

What Do You Think About Cannabis Tourism? If You Have an Opinion, a Humboldt State Professor Would Like to Hear It

Big Illinois Weed Bust Leads Authorities Back to Humboldt Megagrow Featuring Numerous Alleged Violations

GROUND FLOOR! You Can Buy 100 Shares in a Soap Opera Actor’s New Fortuna Pot Farm For a Penny

New Marijuana Trade Group Introduces Itself: ‘We Are the Seed Hunters, Carriers of the Torch, Innovators and Pioneers’

State Kicks Down $1.5M for Cleanup of Illegal Weed Grow Operations in the Emerald Triangle

ATT’N GROWERS! The County Will Be Holding a Pesticide/Rodenticide Workshop to Help You Learn How to Use Poisons Correctly

Supervisors Ponder How Strict to Be With Cannabis Cultivators

April 2017

Santa Rosa Man Sought for Attempted Murder at Weed Grow on Round Valley Tribal Land, Mendo Sheriff’s Office Says

CHP: Intoxicated Yrekan Crashes His Nissan Into Some Boulders in McKinleyville; Officers Discover $94k and Lots of Weed in His Rig

MORE WEED: County Looks to Accept New Cannabis Permit Applications in Environmental Review Process

Pleasure, Panacea, Poison? The Little-Known Health Effects of Marijuana

Real Estate Listings for Humboldt’s Weed-Growing Properties Now Feature Transparent Advertising, Sky-High Prices

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