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WSLCB Investigation Finds Illegal Marijuana Activity At Olympia’s “Northwest Alternative Care”

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The store was not licensed to sell marijuana WASHINGTON: During an undercover investigation, Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board (WSLCB) officers purchased illegal marijuana from an unlicensed marijuana retailer located at 2210 Black Lake Boulevard SW in Olympia. Under state law, marijuana may only be sold from a licensed marijuana retail store. Between September and October, Read the full article…

WA NORML 2017 Cannabis Lobby Day at WA State Capital In Olympia Is March 7th

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WASHINGTON: The cannabis community in Washington is activating once again for the annual Lobby Day in Olympia.  This year’s theme is “Building Community Through Relationships” and Washington NORML is doing that by bringing together cannabis consumers and members of our legal industry to meet with lawmakers, according to Kevin Oliver, executive director of WANORML. “We will be discussing Read the full article…

Olympia Vets Want Their Ailing Comrades To Switch From Pharmaceuticals To Pot

A support group called Twenty22Many, which is focused on reducing suicide rates among military veterans with help from medical marijuana is meeting every other Sunday at a medical marijuana dispensary in downtown Olympia.

WASHINGTON:  Andrew Collins no longer has a cocktail of 17 prescriptions coursing through his body. The Army combat veteran stared death in the face while serving two tours of Iraq in the 2000s. He now battles post-traumatic stress disorder as a result of his wartime experiences. The Olympia veteran has tried medications, meditation and hypnosis Read the full article…

Everyone in Olympia Has a Pot Plan

In the state senate, two major plans emerged at the start of the session.

WASHINGTON: It’s progress that Washington State‘s most high-profile drug war is presently being fought with bills and proposed amendments in the hushed chambers of the Capitol building in Olympia. But it’s still a goddamn mess. This year, lawmakers are under pressure to reconcile our largely unregulated medical marijuana market with the highly regulated recreational market. Read the full article…

Everyone in Olympia Has A Pot Plan

New marijuana bills are being introduced all the time and things are getting downright strange.

WASHINGTON:  It’s progress that Washington State’s most high-profile drug war is presently being fought with bills and proposed amendments in the hushed chambers of the Capitol building in Olympia. But it’s still a goddamn mess. This year, lawmakers are under pressure to reconcile our largely unregulated medical marijuana market with the highly regulated recreational market. Read the full article…

Grand Opening of Olympia Recreational Marijuana Store

With the special touch of having three official strains endorsed by Tommy Chong, the famous comedian from the comedy duo Cheech & Chong.

WASHINGTON: Just in time for the Super Bowl, Seattle canna-twins “The Powers of Cannabis” are playing host to the grand opening of I-502 recreational pot shop, A Bud & Leaf, this Saturday, January 30th at 10:00 AM in Olympia.  Featuring three official strains endorsed by Tommy Chong, the famous comedian from the comedy duo Cheech & Chong, Read the full article…

Medical Cannabis Lobby Day In Olympia Brings Out Local Business Owners

In 2015, state legislators considered bills to legalize marijuana in 21 states, decriminalize marijuana possession in 17 states, and legalize medical marijuana in 19 states.

By TwiceBakedinWA WASHINGTON: While attending the 2015 Medical Cannabis Lobby Day in Olympia, Washington, I had the chance to talk with Ah Warner CEO of Cannabis Basics, a  Seattle-based company that makes cannabis topicals. Ah was in the State Capital representing Americans for Safe Access and lobbying for the big medical marijuana bills that will potentially pass this legislative session. She was Read the full article…

Activists Turn Out In Olympia As Lawmakers Weigh Medical Pot

Medical marijuana activists are turning out in force in Olympia as lawmakers weigh a proposal for reining in the unregulated system.

WASHINGTON:  Medical marijuana activists are turning out in force in Olympia as lawmakers weigh a proposal for reining in the unregulated system. The Senate’s Health Care Committee is considering a bill from Republican Sen. Ann Rivers that would create stand-alone medical marijuana dispensaries that can’t sell dried marijuana – just edibles and concentrates, such as Read the full article…

Olympia’s First Legal Marijuana Retailer Will Open When Supplies Arrive

Green Lady Marijuana is ready to open this weekend as Olympia’s first recreational marijuana retailer.

WASHINGTON:  Green Lady Marijuana is ready to open this weekend as Olympia’s first recreational marijuana retailer. The only thing missing is the marijuana. The store was originally slated to open Friday (Aug. 15) at 3044 Pacific Avenue East, Suite B. However, Green Lady’s cannabis suppliers have encountered a few hiccups related to traceability software and Read the full article…

Olympia Hempfest Will Celebrate Marijuana Pride And Activism This Weekend

“It’s a good event if you’ve never been around cannabis or marijuana,” said McGregor, who owns the Green Monster Club collective garden in Tacoma. “There will be people who can educate you on the pros and cons.”

WASHINGTON: The annual Olympia Hempfest returns this weekend to celebrate all things cannabis. The free event runs 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Heritage Park in downtown Olympia. The buzz surrounding legal marijuana could boost attendance this year, said organizer Russell McGregor, who expects at least 2,000 people each day. “It’s a Read the full article…