THUNDER BAY – A medical marijuana clinic with roots in the Fort Frances area has grown to Thunder Bay and may eventually branch out to several other centres.
Angela and Brad Olson opened the Rainy River Cannabis Collective exactly one year ago Tuesday.
They recently set up a second location in Thunder Bay’s south core, and plan to move to a larger facility next door in the coming months.
Angela Olson says the May Street business is not a dispensary, and strictly provides support for patients needing pain relief. “Please don’t break in, you’re not gonna find anything,” she said in an interview at her office.
Patients provide the clinic with documentation about their medical problem before getting an appointment with the clinic’s doctor to discuss what they want to treat and what they want to accomplish.
“Then we bring Brad into the conversation and we talk about whether you want to grow your own medicine