Talent Dispensary Focused On Going Green

TALENT, Ore — A medical marijuana dispensary focused on “going green” is up and running in the Rogue Valley. For the last five weeks, Talent Health club has been working with patients at their store on South Pacific Highway. The shop is one of three Rogue Valley dispensaries with city and state certification that are open, … Continue reading »

Central Point Looks At Marijuana Tax

  CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — A state committee is trying to decide how much pot someone could buy if voters approve recreational marijuana. The November ballot measure would also allow the state to tax any marijuana. However, the bill also puts an end to any new city taxes on medical or recreational marijuana, but if cities … Continue reading »

Ashland First Reading for Marijuana Tax

ASHLAND, Ore. — Ashland City Council discussed and voted on several ordinances at Tuesday night’s meeting that will move it closer to eventually lifting the moratorium for medical marijuana dispensaries. At Tuesday’s meeting, there were several ordinances up for discussion. One of those ordinances adressed whether or not to add up to five percent city … Continue reading »

Talent Dispensary Open for Business

TALENT, Ore. — Talent’s first medical marijuana dispensary is now open, despite the city’s moratorium on this type of business. The owners are able to legally open because they filed for a business license and had it approved about a month before the moratorium took effect. That enabled “Green Valley Wellness” be grandfathered in. On … Continue reading »

Ashland Closer to Lifting Moratorium

ASHLAND, Ore. — The Ashland City Council passed the first reading with a 5-1 vote of an ordinance Tuesday night that determines where medical marijuana dispensaries can open. The new ordinance would allow dispensaries in specific zones on Main Street, Siskiyou Boulevard, and Ashland Street. “This would then be the first step that whoever then … Continue reading »

Petition to Recall Ban on Dispensaries

PHOENIX, Ore. — A group of individuals have filed an initiative petition to recall the ban on medical marijuana dispensaries in the city of Phoenix. The city now has five days to review the petition and make sure it complies with constitutional laws. The Phoenix City Council adopted a moratorium on medical marijuana dispensaries that … Continue reading »

Judge Stops Greenery from Selling Pot

PHOENIX, Ore. — A Jackson County Judge issued an injunction against The Greenery in Phoenix today. The injunction blocks the medical marijuana dispensary from giving medicine to its patients. The judge stated that Federal law is the reason he decided to uphold the injunction, because pot is illegal federally, he felt justified in his decision. … Continue reading »

Mary Jane’s Attic Officially Closed

MEDFORD, Ore. – Mary Jane’s Attic is officially closed until at least July. Mary Jane’s Attic had its business license revoked by the City of Medford at the beginning of the year for running Mary Jane’s Basement. The Basement is a medical marijuana dispensary which is not allowed under Medford’s moratorium. The city’s decision was upheld … Continue reading »

Greenery Patients Concerned with Closure

PHOENIX, Ore. — Phoenix city officials are ordering The Greenery to shut down by Friday or face legal action. City officials say The Greenery has been illegally operating as a dispensary for months and passed an injunction to have The Greenery closed. Owners and supporters of The Greenery met Monday night to discuss what they … Continue reading »

Mary Jane’s Awaiting Appeal Ruling

MEDFORD Ore. — A ruling in the appeal of the Rogue Valley’s first state approved medical marijuana dispensary is expected within just a few days. Yesterday, the city and owner of Mary Jane’s Attic and Basement argued their case before a judge. Mary Jane’s had to close about a month ago when the city revoked … Continue reading »

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