cannabis

Shelby Curtis smokes a joint at her home in Regina on Thursday Nov. 12, 2020. Curtis says she uses marijuana to help her cope with anxiety and depression. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Michael Bell

Saskatchewan woman says use of cannabis to help her addiction not accepted

Saskatchewan woman says use of cannabis to help her addiction not accepted

 

A woman smokes a marijuana joint at a "Wake and Bake" legalized marijuana event in Toronto on October 17, 2018. Ontario is considering allowing cannabis lounges and cafes as it moves toward an open cannabis market. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Christopher Katsarov

Fire & Flower to buy longtime cannabis advocate Friendly Stranger

Cannabis activist long before legalization

 

Employee Sophia Lovink shows off a bag of merchandise in Toronto on Thursday, June 11, 2020. (THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette)

Canada gets C-average grade on 2nd year of cannabis legalization

Cannabis Council of Canada releases report card on federal government and legalization

 

North American stock markets partially recover after plunging on fears of lockdowns

North American stock markets partially recover after plunging on fears of lockdowns

A surge in COVID-19 cases in Europe precipitated early selloff

North American stock markets partially recover after plunging on fears of lockdowns
Aurora names new CEO, expects up to $1.8B in goodwill impairment charges

Aurora names new CEO, expects up to $1.8B in goodwill impairment charges

Aurora names new CEO, expects up to $1.8B in goodwill impairment charges

Aurora names new CEO, expects up to $1.8B in goodwill impairment charges
Charge a deposit on cannabis containers, say recyclers

Charge a deposit on cannabis containers, say recyclers

9.8 million cannabis containers were disposed of in Alberta in the first year of legalization

  • Sep 3, 2020
Charge a deposit on cannabis containers, say recyclers
Health Canada says several kids hospitalized after eating edible pot products

Health Canada says several kids hospitalized after eating edible pot products

Health Canada says several kids hospitalized after eating edible pot products

Health Canada says several kids hospitalized after eating edible pot products
Aurora to lay off more staff in restructuring of European operations

Aurora to lay off more staff in restructuring of European operations

Aurora to lay off more staff in restructuring of European operations

Aurora to lay off more staff in restructuring of European operations

Cannabis retailer Fire & Flower unveils pilot stores in Circle K partnership

Cannabis retailer Fire & Flower unveils pilot stores in Circle K partnership

‘The pandemic was not in the plan’: Pot shop launches struggle amid pandemic

‘The pandemic was not in the plan’: Pot shop launches struggle amid pandemic

‘The pandemic was not in the plan’: Pot shop launches struggle amid pandemic

‘The pandemic was not in the plan’: Pot shop launches struggle amid pandemic
Ontario consumers spent $385.1 million for 35.1 million grams of cannabis online and at retail stores over the 12 months ended March 31, in a June 8, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)

Median price of dried cannabis dropped 25 per cent in Ontario last year: OCS

TORONTO — The Ontario Cannabis Store says the median price of dried…

Ontario consumers spent $385.1 million for 35.1 million grams of cannabis online and at retail stores over the 12 months ended March 31, in a June 8, 2020 story. (Photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Red Deer city council narrowly defeated a proposed bylaw to expand permitted locations for marijuana retailers. (Black Press file photo).

Red Deer city council defeats bylaw that would have expanded cannabis sales locations

Sixty possible locations would be “overkill,” says Coun. Lawrence Lee

Red Deer city council narrowly defeated a proposed bylaw to expand permitted locations for marijuana retailers. (Black Press file photo).
(Black Press file photo).

Red Deer city council to discuss opening up more commercial areas to cannabis sales

For the past 14 months, city staff have recorded few public concerns

(Black Press file photo).
Aurora Cannabis sees $137.4M net loss, $75.2M revenue in third quarter

Aurora Cannabis sees $137.4M net loss, $75.2M revenue in third quarter

Aurora Cannabis sees $137.4M net loss, $75.2M revenue in third quarter

Aurora Cannabis sees $137.4M net loss, $75.2M revenue in third quarter

Aurora Cannabis sees $137.4M net loss, $75.2M revenue in third quarter

Aurora Cannabis sees $137.4M net loss, $75.2M revenue in third quarter

Production manager Shawn McDougall shows a cannabis flower after its been harvested and dried at Blissco Cannabis Corp. in Langley, B.C., on October 9, 2018. StatCan will release crowd-sourced cannabis prices for the third quarter on Wednesday. The agency reported in July that the average cost of a gram of cannabis from the illicit market continues to drop as legal prices rise, with legal weed costing $10.65 compared to the black market price of $5.93. THE CANADIAN PRESS Jonathan Hayward

Mirror cannabis production facility approved on appeal

Lacombe County municipal planning commission initially turned down project because of nearby homes

Production manager Shawn McDougall shows a cannabis flower after its been harvested and dried at Blissco Cannabis Corp. in Langley, B.C., on October 9, 2018. StatCan will release crowd-sourced cannabis prices for the third quarter on Wednesday. The agency reported in July that the average cost of a gram of cannabis from the illicit market continues to drop as legal prices rise, with legal weed costing $10.65 compared to the black market price of $5.93. THE CANADIAN PRESS Jonathan Hayward
File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS                                Lacombe County’s municipal planning commission approved a proposal by Greenway Pharma Inc. to turn a 12,400-square-foot building in Aspelund Industrial Park on the west side of Highway 2, near Blackfalds, into a cannabis production facility. It rejected a proposal for a cannabis production facility in Mirror.

Lacombe County approves one cannabis facility but rejects another

Proposed cannabis facility in Mirror too close to homes, says municipal planning commission

File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS                                Lacombe County’s municipal planning commission approved a proposal by Greenway Pharma Inc. to turn a 12,400-square-foot building in Aspelund Industrial Park on the west side of Highway 2, near Blackfalds, into a cannabis production facility. It rejected a proposal for a cannabis production facility in Mirror.
Cannabis edibles expected to hit Red Deer store shelves Wednesday

Cannabis edibles expected to hit Red Deer store shelves Wednesday

Cannabis edibles will be available at some Red Deer stores on Wednesday.…

Cannabis edibles expected to hit Red Deer store shelves Wednesday
(Black Press file photo).

Odour-reduction methods are left up to cannabis companies, says Health Canada

Several technologies are available: federal regulator

(Black Press file photo).
Statistics Canada says 541 people were charged under the federal Cannabis Act between Oct. 17, 2018 and the end of the year. (File photo by BLACK PRESS)

‘Sky didn’t fall:’ Police, lawyers still adjusting after pot legalization

Police, lawyers and advocates say that one year into cannabis legalization, Canada…

Statistics Canada says 541 people were charged under the federal Cannabis Act between Oct. 17, 2018 and the end of the year. (File photo by BLACK PRESS)