Advocates Discuss Marijuana and PTSD

MEDFORD, Ore. — Marijuana advocates say the drug could be used for soldiers dealing with the effects of war. A local effort is urging lawmakers to let marijuana be used for post traumatic stress disorder. Representatives from the Veterans Affairs and marijuana advocates are weighing in. With only a week until the election, supporters of … Continue reading »

Oregon Marijuana Campaign Low On Funds

SALEM, Ore. — Millions of dollars are moving toward efforts to legalize marijuana in Colorado and Washington, but it’s a different story for organizers here in Oregon. Marijuana activists are looking at a bank account with less than $1,800. This comes as a surprise since Oregon is a state with one of the nation’s highest … Continue reading »

Money Shortfall For Measure 80

MEDFORD, Ore. – Millions of dollars are pouring in to the support of ballot measures for marijuana legalization, but Oregon is not seeing the same generosity as the election nears. Marijuana activist are centering much of their financial support to those measures in the Washington and Colorado states, but a similar measure in Oregon, Measure … Continue reading »

Local Firefighters Find More Pot Grows

ASHLAND, Ore. – Fire officials say legal or not, finding marijuana grows when arriving on scene is becoming a common occurrence. With the harvest period around the corner, officials believe its a trend that will only increase. Oregon’s Medical Marijuana Program has more than 55,000 people enrolled and about one-fifth of them are concentrated in … Continue reading »

Medical Marijuana for PTSD?

Oregon medical marijuana advocates are trying to make it easier for more people to get their hands on medical marijuana. For the third time, they are trying to get post traumatic stress disorder or PTSD added to the list of qualifying conditions for legal marijuana use. Colorado and Arizona are among other states rejecting this … Continue reading »