The Oregon Department of Revenue reported on Tuesday it had received $5.3 million in marijuana taxes for the month of December.
The Roseburg Police Department has cited 15 students who were involved in the sale of marijuana-laced brownies at Roseburg High School.
Retail marijuana sales and purchases are on hold in Douglas County, while a majority of businesses wait for inspections before they can sell recreationally.
Nearly 3,500 illegally produced marijuana plants and more than 1,700 pounds of dried marijuana were destroyed this fall, according to the Douglas Interagency Narcotics Team.
Seven candidates for Sutherlin City Council offered their positions on marijuana retail sales, improving roads and other issues during a candidate forum held Tuesday at The News-Review.
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Embattled medical marijuana dispensary CannaKing will return from a six-month hiatus after securing new licenses with the state and the city of Roseburg.
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.
MYRTLE CREEK — Recent talks about annexing an unincorporated property into Myrtle Creek, whose owners hope to someday open a marijuana dispensary, drew a packed house to the Myrtle Creek City Council meeting Tuesday night.
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.