View Post

Medical marijuana still a major topic of debate in Michigan communities

In Top Stories by MediReview StaffLeave a Comment

A detail of a marijuana leaf is shown. Tribune File Photo Medical marijuana has been on municipal agendas in Michigan a lot this year, and it could be intensifying in the days and weeks ahead. On Monday night alone, three area municipalities will be discussing ordinances that could govern new medical marijuana businesses being allowed by the state, and possibly …

View Post

An inside look at a Phoenix medical marijuana operation

In Top Stories by MediReview StaffLeave a Comment

PHOENIX – Bill Brothers used to run a Christian radio station. The long-time broadcaster never imagined he would one day end up in the marijuana business. “Not in my wildest dreams,” Brothers said. About five years ago, Brothers and his son started a medical marijuana dispensary. “When the marijuana opportunity presented itself, I had to pray on it, think about, …

View Post

Medical marijuana still on the agenda in Michigan communities

In Top Stories by MediReview StaffLeave a Comment

A detail of a marijuana leaf is shown. Tribune File Photo Medical marijuana has been on municipal agendas in Michigan a lot this year, and it could be intensifying in the days and weeks ahead. On Monday night alone, three area municipalities will be discussing ordinances that could govern new medical marijuana businesses being allowed by the state, and possibly …

View Post

State collects about $380,000 from medical marijuana tax

In Top Stories by MediReview StaffLeave a Comment

HELENA – State leaders say they have collected about $380,000 in the first three months of a new tax on medical marijuana providers. Providers had until Monday to report their sales for the first quarter of the fiscal year and to pay a 4% tax on them. The Montana Department of Revenue has processed reports from 393 medical marijuana providers …

View Post

City candidates talk medical marijuana

In Top Stories by MediReview StaffLeave a Comment

TRAVERSE CITY — City leaders have a decision to make now that state lawmakers have revised medical marijuana laws. Traverse City officials must consider whether to allow five new types of medical marijuana-related businesses to operate within city limits, and if so, how many and where. The state Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs meanwhile hasn’t finalized its rules for …

View Post

Medical Marijuana Tax Revenues Exceed State Projections

In Top Stories by MediReview StaffLeave a Comment

The first collections from Montana’s new medical marijuana tax are substantially greater than projections. New numbers show that marijuana providers paid a total of $380,000 in taxes in the first quarter of the fiscal year alone. That’s more than half of what projections were for the entire year. This is the first year that providers are required to pay a …

View Post

An inside look at a Phoenix medical marijuana operation

In Top Stories by MediReview StaffLeave a Comment

PHOENIX – Bill Brothers used to run a Christian radio station. The long-time broadcaster never imagined he would one day end up in the marijuana business. “Not in my wildest dreams,” Brothers said. About five years ago, Brothers and his son started a medical marijuana dispensary. “When the marijuana opportunity presented itself, I had to pray on it, think about, …

View Post

Candidates discuss opioid addiction, medical marijuana

In Top Stories by MediReview StaffLeave a Comment

Local House candidates took part in the candidate forum Thursday night at Blue Ridge Community College. WEYERS CAVE — Virginia’s opioid crisis, the possible expansion of medical marijuana use and resources available to community services boards were some of the issues area candidates for the House of Delegates discussed Thursday night at Blue Ridge Community College. The forum was part …