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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March 2017

(UPDATE) They Say They’re Mapping the Cannabis Genome, But When EPD Came Calling They Found BHO Equipment

County Ends Employment of Cannabis Division Planner Following Conflict-of-Interest Inquiry

PG&E SEZ: Weed Growers Now Qualify For A Sweeter Deal on Electrical Rates, Just Like Other Farmers Do

February 2017

Weed Permit Applications Reveal Breadth and Location of Demand in Humboldt

How Would YOU Spend the Growers’ Money? County of Humboldt to Hold Series of Meetings on New Weed Tax

McGuire to Grill Lawmakers on ‘Unanswered Questions’ in State’s Efforts to Set Up Marijuana Regulations

January 2017

Neighbors, Schools Oppose Permit for Hash Oil Lab on McKinleyville’s Central Avenue

Former DA Paul Gallegos is Representing the Nonprofit Suing Insurance Agent John Ford for Fraud

December 2016

County Looks to Expand Medical Cannabis Track and Trace Program in 2017

(VIDEO) PBS NewsHour Reports on Humboldt’s Weed Regulations

Gov. Brown Pardons Two Humboldters for Piddling Decades-Old Weed-Related Offenses

McKinleyville Auto Shop Being Evicted After 16 Years to Make Room for Marijuana Business

Rangers Arrest Five After Traffic Stop on Weed-Scented Van Out on Bald Hills Road

November 2016

Armed Robbers Steal Marijuana, Escape in Jeep Near Willow Creek

(VIDEO) Can’t You See? Here is a ‘No on 64’ Anthem Set to the Cadence of Notorious B.I.G.’s ‘Hypnotize’

October 2016

282 Growing Marijuana Plants Discovered and Eradicated on Undeveloped Shelter Cove Property

Oakland Man Arrested in Laytonville on Marijuana Transportation-Related Warrant

Starting Today, Eureka is Welcoming a Dozen Types of Weed Businesses (in Some Parts of the City)

More than 100 Pounds of Marijuana Betrays Itself to Law Enforcement Via ‘Overwhelming Odor’

Weed Growers Appeal Code Enforcement Actions and Promptly Lose

Man Sitting on Side of Highway 101 in Possession of Five Pounds of Marijuana Arrested

Hezekiah Allen of the California Growers Association Tells LoCO Why He Won’t Vote for Weed Legalization This Fall

(UPDATED) Marijuana Advocacy Group HuMMAP Files Legal Action Against County Over Registration Deadline

September 2016

Governor Signs Cottage Cannabis ‘Micro Farmer’ Bill

County Responds to Litigation Threat From Marijuana Advocacy Group

(UPDATED) County Extends Registration Deadline for Existing Marijuana Growers, Prompting Renewed Legal Threat

Eureka City Council Votes 3-2 to Allow Medical Marijuana Businesses

Eureka Poised to Allow Medical Marijuana Businesses But Won’t Let Them Put Up Any Signs

LA-Area Weed Startup ‘hmbldt’ Basically Trademarks All of Humboldt County, Except the Vowels

Center for Investigative Reporting Examines Sexual Abuse and Exploitation in the Local Weed Industry

Local Weed Growers With Emerald Family Farms are Embracing Legitimacy and Taxation

August 2016

Missed KHUM’s Cannabis Compliance Panel? Here it is.

Jim Wood’s Bill to Establish ‘Cottage Farmer’ License for Small Marijuana Grows Clears Committee

Cannabis Compliance Panel today on KHUM

11,992 Marijuana Plants Eradicated at Trespass Grows Straddling California/Oregon Border

GREEN RUSH! Here is a List of the 846 Humboldters and More (So Far) Who are Looking to Go Legit

A High-Powered Sacramento Lobbyist Dropped by to Tell Us About Prop 64, the Weed Legalization Measure

The Pot Farm Raided in Blocksburg Today Had Applied for County Permits, Was Attempting to Go Legit

Supervisors Vote Unanimously to Place Pot Tax Measure On Nov. Ballot

Sheriff’s Office, CAMP Conducting Raids Out Alderpoint Road Today

Whitethorn Woman Sentenced to a Year and a Day for Trespass Grow on the King Range

July 2016

‘Cannabis Chamber of Commerce’ Disapproves of the County’s Proposed Weed Tax

Six Thousand Plants Seized, Two Texans Arrested During Yesterday’s Weed Raids in Ferndale, Miranda

Mendo Sheriff’s Office Marijuana Raids: 40,397 Plants Eradicated, 14 Arrests

Mendo Weed Sweeps, Day Two! Another 8,000 Plants Taken in Laytonville Raids Yesterday

McKinleyville Resident Among the Arrested in 10,000-Plant Mendo County Weed Sweeps

Tribe Tells Growers to Butt Out as This Year’s ‘Operation Yurok’ Gets Underway

Growers Turn Out in Force to Protest Weed Tax Measure; Supervisors Approve It for November Ballot Anyway

County Government to Launch Marijuana ‘Track and Trace’ Pilot Project Aug. 1

Sports Illustrated Looks at Humboldt County ‘HIGH’ School Football and Weed, Weed, Weed!

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