Who says CBD isn’t psychoactive?

You’ve done your research, you’ve talked to budtenders at local dispensaries and you’ve read multiple stories online, because you’re careful about what you consume. Everybody seems to agree that CBD is nonpsychoactive because it doesn’t get you high. But is … Continued

Market Street Wellness is a cannabis hub

The building that houses Market Street Wellness in Medford covers approximately 9,000 square feet, and Stacy Page has owned it for more than two years. In that time, he’s transformed the building, which was “sitting on the market for seven … Continued

Medford man proud of his cannabis closeups

“You’re never too old to try something new,” says Ron Bloom, a Medford resident who took up cannabis growing at the age of 72. Flash forward a few months, and Bloom is like a kid in a candy store, showing … Continued

Grow bags: an alternative to plastic pots

  Many growers who opt for containers have switched to using grow bags (often referred to as Smart Pots) as an alternative to plastic pots. Many grow bags are made of sturdy, breathable fabric with durable stitching. They come in … Continued

Select CBD Line by Cura now sold at New Seasons Market’s 21 stores

PORTLAND, Ore. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — Select CBD, a hemp-derived CBD brand by Cura Wellness, announced a partnership with New Seasons Market to provide products for sale at New Seasons neighborhood grocery stores in Oregon, California and Washington. Customers can … Continued

Grants Pass man with medical marijuana gets 12 years in prison

CANTON, Miss. (AP) — A Jamaican-born musician convicted of drug trafficking in Madison County, Mississippi, for medical marijuana he legally bought in Oregon could now be out of prison in three years. Patrick Beadle, 46, of Grants Pass, had initially … Continued

America’s CBD boom: Brazen claims, fake products, regulatory scrutiny

Got arthritis? Dry skin? Menstrual cramps? Trouble sleeping or feeling stressed? The CBD industry claims it has the cure for you. Such assertions are becoming increasingly common — and brazen — as the cannabis compound commonly known as CBD proliferates … Continued

Congress urged to fully open banks to marijuana industry

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bank officials and others urged Congress on Wednesday to fully open the doors of the U.S. banking system to the legal marijuana industry, a change that supporters say would reduce crime risks and resolve a litany … Continued

Snowstorm can’t stop women’s cannabis event

Despite a rare low-elevation snowstorm that kept many people off the roads last weekend, more than 65 women braved the snow and ice for the kickoff of a new women’s cannabis group in the Rogue Valley. The event, for the … Continued

Bowman sues robbers for $17 million

A licensed marijuana grower who endured a violent home-invasion robbery has filed a civil suit against the men involved in the brutal attack. James Bowman, who was severely injured by eight men wearing Ninja Turtles masks who stormed his home … Continued