Senior Staff Writer
The Center for Disease Control has reported a crisis in the abuse of opioid pain medications. Since 2000, the rate of deaths from overdoses of opioids has increased 200 percent. These numbers continue to rise. There is a pressing need to develop alternative methods to relieve pain and reduce…
Under the upcoming slate of ordinances that the Roseburg City Council will hear next Monday, a marijuana retailer and a medical marijuana dispensary could feasibly operate side-by-side.
Two Tri City groups protesting a potential marijuana dispensary just south of Myrtle Creek told Douglas County Commissioners on Wednesday that they opposed “another drug lord operating in our neighborhood” and compared Myrtle Creek to crime boss and murderer Whitey Bulger.
More details have come to light about the future of a shuttered Roseburg medical marijuana dispensary, CannaKing, after the Oregon Health Authority released information on Thursday.