Pot-friendly zones for cannabis smoking and vaping will exist on the University of Alberta campus when it becomes legal next Wednesday. The decision was a no-brainer, says the school’s director of enterprise risk management programs. “Even before Day 1, our students told us it would be absurd to ban it,” said Andrew Leitch, who is also co-chairman of the cannabis […]

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The Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board took many marijuana businesses aback on October 3 when it announced that cannabis-infused products that may appeal to children—gummy candies, lollipops and/or brightly colored products—will be prohibited from sale. Manufacturers and retailers alike expressed concern that they were not given adequate warning about what the board is calling a […]

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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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