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June 12, 2019
Community roundtable seeks innovative solutions to county drug problems
Concerned community members literally threw up ideas on Brainerd High School cafeteria walls in an effort to see what sticks regarding new ways...
June 12, 2019 - 9:00am
May 17, 2019
Reader Opinion: Prohibition is expensive
As the end of our legislative session approaches, it seems that our do-nothing Senate has let us down once again. Across our country, lawmakers are recognizing that cannabis prohibition is just too expensive. Nanny State Republicans have decided that this is not the year for Minnesota....
May 17, 2019 - 8:30am
May 1, 2019
Vikings running back Roc Thomas admits felony pot possession
Minnesota Vikings running back Roc Thomas on Wednesday, May 1, admitted to felony marijuana possession, but the charge will stay off his record...
May 1, 2019 - 8:29pm
April 27, 2019
Grassroots movement advocates hope to legalize marijuana in Red Lake Nation
RED LAKE — Kevin Jones Jr. and Jeanne Thunder have a message for the tribal members behind every door they knock on: it’s time to legalize...
April 27, 2019 - 4:33pm
April 20, 2019
Trump administration says immigrants working in legal marijuana industry lack 'moral character' for citizenship
Immigrants who use marijuana or who work in the cannabis industry can be denied citizenship, even if they are doing so in states where it is...
April 20, 2019 - 3:28pm
April 15, 2019
Where the war on marijuana still rages
Marijuana possession led to nearly 6 percent of all arrests in the United States in 2017, FBI data shows, underscoring the level of policing...
April 15, 2019 - 4:30pm
March 29, 2019
Reader Opinion: More ways to tax us?
Make no mistake about it, the discussions about legalizing pot for recreational use by our government has only to do with the money they can see coming in from taxes. They advertise their willingness to pass a law legalizing pot smoking, as something that is way overdue because of...
March 29, 2019 - 2:30am
March 15, 2019
MN Capitol Notebook: Recreational pot bill goes down, gun control and abortion measures force impasse
ST. PAUL -- Hopes for legalizing recreational marijuana in Minnesota came to a halt in a state Senate panel. Chasms emerged as gun control and...
March 15, 2019 - 12:28pm
March 11, 2019
Recreational marijuana bill stalls in Senate committee, prospects unclear
ST. PAUL -- A proposal to legalize marijuana for recreational use in Minnesota came up short of the support it needed in a Senate committee,...
March 11, 2019 - 4:55pm
February 22, 2019
Reader Opinion: Why the outrage over marijuana?
Why the outrage over a natural plant that has healing powers? Where's the anger over alcohol and tobacco? Those drugs are responsible for over 500,000 deaths annually. Cannabis deaths to date equals zero. Medical cannabis exists in 43 states because it provides relief to those with...
February 22, 2019 - 2:30am
February 14, 2019
Reader Opinion: Marijuana
For as long as I can recall marijuana has always been an illegal drug. A few states now call it "recreational marijuana" and Minnesota now has legislators and the governor moving toward similar legislation. An initial question needs to be asked. If such a bill is approved and signed...
February 14, 2019 - 5:30am
February 7, 2019
Reader Opinion: Recreational Marijuana?
We don't need it and we don't want it. Never! Do Mike Freiberg, Melisa Franzen and Scott Jensen really know what they are saying and doing? Is this their job? No! Do they understand that using this drug may kill? Everyone knows it is a gateway to other harmful drugs. Let's not bury...
February 7, 2019 - 5:30am
February 1, 2019
Minnesota lawmakers close week 4 with setback for recreational marijuana
ST. PAUL — A bid to legalize recreational marijuana in Minnesota faced a hurdle this week as a key Senate leader said it likely wouldn't have...
February 1, 2019 - 5:14pm
January 31, 2019
Majority leader says legal weed likely to be voted down in state Senate
Talks of legal recreational cannabis are swirling around St. Paul—particularly, three separate bills to legalize weed being hashed out...
January 31, 2019 - 9:00am
January 29, 2019
California woman sentenced for possessing nearly 100 pounds of marijuana in southwest Minnesota
WINDOM, Minn. — A Stockton, Calif. woman will serve 180 days in jail or be placed on an electronic home monitoring system for possessing nearly...
January 29, 2019 - 4:52pm