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CDOT seeks public input on new marijuana-impaired driving campaign
CDOT seeks public input on new marijuana-impaired driving campaign

April 19, 2019

The Colorado Department of Transportation has launched an online survey in hopes of gathering public input on creative concepts and messaging for a new marijuana-impaired driving campaign. The survey, part of CDOT’s ongoing “Cannabis Conversation”...



After years of legal pot Colorado, Washington are mellowing out
After years of legal pot Colorado, Washington are mellowing out

April 5, 2019

SEATTLE — When Washington and Colorado launched their pioneering marijuana industries in the face of U.S. government prohibition, they imposed strict rules in hopes of keeping the U.S. Justice Department at bay. Businesses would need...



Colorado authorizes medical marijuana use for autism
Colorado authorizes medical marijuana use for autism

April 3, 2019

DENVER — Colorado has added autism spectrum disorders to the list of disabling medical conditions eligible for medical marijuana treatment. Gov. Jared Polis signed a bipartisan bill into law Tuesday. Autism spectrum disorders include autism, Asperger syndrome...


Marijuana banking bill advances in US House committee
Marijuana banking bill advances in US House committee

March 29, 2019

DENVER — Legislation that would provide federal protection for financial institutions that serve state-authorized marijuana and ancillary businesses passed a U.S. House committee on Thursday. The House Financial Services Committee voted 45-15 to advance the...







High Country: A PAX party at Ajax
High Country: A PAX party at Ajax

March 14, 2019

It is one of the best ski seasons ever, and last week during a bluebird break in between storms, I had one of the best ski days ever on Ajax thanks to PAX Labs. Joining...


Snowmass council OKs pot rules on first reading
Snowmass council OKs pot rules on first reading

March 5, 2019

After talking pot at the town level for more than five-and-a-half years, in less than one month dispensaries will be legal in Snowmass Village. Snowmass Town Council on Monday unanimously approved on first reading the...




Colorado House OKs bill on medical marijuana use for autism

February 10, 2019

DENVER (AP) — Colorado’s House has passed a bill allowing medical marijuana use to treat autism spectrum disorders. The bill had strong bipartisan support, passing 63-0 on Thursday. The Senate is expected to do the same, and...