October 2018

The local pot industry was rocked by a recent announcement from the state Liquor and Cannabis Board, stating an intent to ban certain marijuana-infused edibles because they appeal to children. RELATED: Bainbridge Island chef gears up for fight over cannabis coffee The Liquor and Cannabis board released its ruling on Oct. 4, with the goal to “reevaluate” […]

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Last week, The Seattle Times reported that a new edict had come down from the Overlords of Vice (Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board) that some previously approved edibles were now heading to the chopping block because they are possibly “exceedingly appealing to children.” The board is acting on “several” complaints they’ve collected over the […]

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The Crypto Report Regulators and financial watchdogs have been hot on crypto’s trail with the US Federal Bureau of Investigation cracking down on sham ICOs while the US Securities and Exchange Commission blocks the path to a Bitcoin exchange-traded fund. The International Monetary Fund has joined the caution chorus, issuing a warning about the rapid […]

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Roasted Beet Hummus Serving size: 1 tablespoon Makes about 2½ cups Roasted beet and garlic bring an unexpected va-va-voom to your ordinary hummus — velvety smooth, earthy and sweet. Not to mention that color — it’s a stunner. Serve with pita chips and crudites, or spread on a sandwich piled high with veggies. 10ounces beets, […]

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If there’s one word that characterizes the cannabis dinner party in 2018, my friends, it is not “munchies.” One might talk about “craveables,” which is an actual word people use to describe snacks in 2018, though none of them are editors of the Merriam-Webster dictionary. No, one does not attend a cannabis dinner party in […]

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Marijuana plants on display at a medical marijuana provider in California.(Photo: Associated Press) The fall campaign for cannabis, aka marijuana, will soon be visible in more than a dozen Wisconsin counties as volunteers put up yard signs and knock on doors. Here’s a voter’s guide on everything you need to know about the ballot issues: Know your ballots Voters in […]

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