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Matt Michaelson zip-ties plants upright at Cedar Creek Cannabis in Vancouver in 2017.

U.S.-grown marijuana stuck in the states

Matt Michaelson zip-ties plants upright at Cedar Creek Cannabis in Vancouver in 2017.

December 30, 2019, 6:05am Business

DENVER — In a large warehouse, LivWell Enlightened Health feeds its cloned cannabis plants a custom blend of nutrients, sprays them with filtered water and pumps extra carbon dioxide into the air, and releases three types of insects to clear unwanted pests without the use of toxic pesticides. Read story

Construction and expansion at the Waterfront Vancouver was the top business story of 2019. As more businesses and buildings came online, plans for the development rolled along with the year.

Top Clark County Business story of 2019: Waterfront’s rising tide

Construction and expansion at the Waterfront Vancouver was the top business story of 2019. As more businesses and buildings came online, plans for the development rolled along with the year.

December 29, 2019, 6:03am Business

Clark County saw a wide range of important business stories in 2019 – so many that we ran into trouble trying to narrow down a Top 10 list. In the end, we settled for a list of the Top 15 – five primary stories that made the biggest splashes, plus 10 more still-powerful standouts. Without further ado: Read story

A selection of edibles are pictured at Main Street Marijuana in Vancouver on Dec. 12.

Packaging rules for cannabis-infused edibles relaxed

A selection of edibles are pictured at Main Street Marijuana in Vancouver on Dec. 12.

December 28, 2019, 3:13am Northwest

Spokane — State regulators have resolved some of the rancor that followed the announcement late last year that certain types of cannabis-infused candy would be taken off store shelves. Read story

Marijuana plants growing under special grow lights, at GB Sciences Louisiana, in Baton Rouge, La.

Sliding stocks harsh cannabis buzz

Marijuana plants growing under special grow lights, at GB Sciences Louisiana, in Baton Rouge, La.

December 7, 2019, 6:00am Business

LOS ANGELES — When it comes to investing in cannabis stocks, the marijuana bud’s faded bloom has shown few signs of returning this year. Read story

FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2019, file photo, a man exhales while smoking an e-cigarette in Portland, Maine. Health officials investigating a nationwide outbreak of vaping-related illnesses have, for the first time, listed the vape brands that are most commonly linked to hospitalizations. Most of the nearly 2,300 people who has suffered lung damage were vaping liquids that contain THC, the high-inducing part of marijuana. In a report released Friday, Dec. 6 the government listed the THC-containing products that patients most often said they'd been using, noting that some patients vaped more than one. (AP Photo/Robert F.

Officials list pot vape brands reported in U.S. outbreak

FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2019, file photo, a man exhales while smoking an e-cigarette in Portland, Maine. Health officials investigating a nationwide outbreak of vaping-related illnesses have, for the first time, listed the vape brands that are most commonly linked to hospitalizations. Most of the nearly 2,300 people who has suffered lung damage were vaping liquids that contain THC, the high-inducing part of marijuana. In a report released Friday, Dec. 6 the government listed the THC-containing products that patients most often said they'd been using, noting that some patients vaped more than one. (AP Photo/Robert F.

December 6, 2019, 1:07pm Latest News

NEW YORK — Health officials investigating a nationwide outbreak of vaping illnesses have listed, for the first time, the vape brands most commonly linked to hospitalizations. Read story

WSU study links cannabis businesses to poorer neighborhoods, as local laws limit locations

December 5, 2019, 9:55am Northwest

Spokane — Washington’s licensed marijuana businesses are more likely to be found in poorer, less-educated neighborhoods across the state, according to a new study by researchers at Washington State University. Read story

A guest takes a puff of a cannabis vape pen during a marijuana event.

Data: Seattle area is one of three in America where marijuana use tops nicotine

A guest takes a puff of a cannabis vape pen during a marijuana event.

December 2, 2019, 10:14am Northwest

As more states legalize marijuana, the number of adult consumers has been on the rise. But there are only three major metro areas where cannabis is more popular than cigarettes and other products containing nicotine, according to new market-research data. Read story

Marion County rejects hemp drying facility application

December 2, 2019, 10:13am Northwest

SALEM, Ore. — Marion County has rejected an application for a $15.5 million hemp drying and oil-processing facility proposed for a 37-acre farm in Turner, Oregon. Read story

Chemical engineer makes his move in hot CBD industry

November 23, 2019, 6:05am Business

WOODLAND — For chemical engineer Nick Harambasic, hemp has a surprisingly complex structure. A veteran of the paper and pulp industry, he now spends his days in a research lab full of beakers, test tubes, extraction and distillation equipment that help him pull cannabidiol, or CBD, from dried cuttings of the plant. Read story

Oregon hemp grower Ajit Singh pulls a hemp flower apart to show where mold has set in. Hemp crops across the Rogue Valley have been blighted by mold after unusually heavy rain in September.

Farmers struggle with hemp crop

Oregon hemp grower Ajit Singh pulls a hemp flower apart to show where mold has set in. Hemp crops across the Rogue Valley have been blighted by mold after unusually heavy rain in September.

November 18, 2019, 6:05am Business

PHOENIX, Ore. — Ajit Singh strode across his 16-acre hemp field toward a broken-down harvester. He’d been hoping all day that the mechanic now crouched beside the machine could get it back up and running. Read story