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Pennsylvania Unveils 12 Medical Marijuana Permits

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The Pennsylvania Department of Health unveiled the names of 12 groups that won grower-processor permits for the state’s medical marijuana program, which is slated to debut early next year. They were selected from a pool of more than 500 applicants. They include Prime Wellness of Pennsylvania, LLC and Franklin Labs, LLC, both of which are located in Berks County. A …

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Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana permits to be announced today

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Marijuana plants Updated 12 minutes ago The state Department of Health is today expected to announce the recipients of medical marijuana grower and dispensary permits. A press conference has been scheduled for 1 p.m. with John Collins, the Director of the state’s Office of Medical Marijuana. The state plans to issue 12 grower/processor permits and 27 dispensary permits as part …

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Pa. releases names of 12 firms to grow medical marijuana

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FILE – In this July 31, 2015 photo, people line up to be among the first in Nevada to legally purchase medical marijuana at the Silver State Relief dispensary in Sparks, Nev. Nevada voters legalized recreational marijuana in November, and officials are trying to put rules in place to start selling it on July 1, 2017. Pennsylvania health officials chose …

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3 things to know: Carlisle medical marijuana facility

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Carlisle officials have rescinded a portion of the village’s medical marijuana moratorium to allow a cultivation business as well as selling them 10 acres in the village’s business park (pictured). NICK GRAHAM/STAFF CARLISLE Carlisle may be the first community in the Miami Valley who has rescinded a portion of its medical marijuana moratorium against cultivation and dispensing facilities. Village Council …

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Medical Marijuana Facility in Danville

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DANVILLE–In North-Central Pennsylvania, two facilities were approved to grow medical marijuana. One is near Avis and the other in Danville. Right now this building on Market Street is known to people in Danville as “the former TRW building”. But soon it will be known as “Green Thumb Industries Pennsylvania”, the place that grows medical marijuana. “Well it’s kind-of shocking but …

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Medical marijuana will grow in Franklin, Fulton counties

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Karen Diller discusses how medical marijuana helped reduce her daughter, Karly’s, seizures by about 70 percent during clinical trials at a New York hospital. Vicky Taylor, Public Opinion (Photo: OpenRangeStock, Getty Images/iStockphoto) HARRISBURG – The first two growers producing medical marijuana for southcentral Pennsylvania will be located in Franklin and Fulton counties. The state Department of Health on Tuesday chose …

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Springfield puts halt to medical marijuana talks

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SPRINGFIELD — Josh Farrow stood in front of elected officials, nearly four years after both his dispensary and their municipal office were raided, ready to get Happy Daze back up and running. The decision, however, would ultimately lie with Springfield, a city seemingly hesitant to again embrace the medical marijuana industry. "I can get the license when it’s illegal, but …

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State Awards Medical Marijuana Growing Permit To McKeesport And Greene County Companies

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Flickr user Global Panorama PurePenn and AGRiMED Industries have been awarded licenses to grow and process medical marijuana in Southwestern Pennsylvania. PurePenn is located in McKeesport; AgriMed is in Carmichaels in Greene County. The state Department of Health announced two permittees in each of six Pennsylvania regions Tuesday afternoon. The first cadre of 12 will have six months to get …