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Full text of the urgency ordinance adopted on July 26

NEVADA CITY, Calif. July 29, 2016 – Below is the full text, as amended, of Ordinance 2416 – the new urgency ordinance adopted by...

Separating Myth From Fact: Drug Policy Alliance Releases New Marijuana Facts Booklet

July 28, 2016 - Today, the Drug Policy Alliance released Marijuana Facts, intended for non-expert audiences seeking answers to some of the most common...

Bill to Remove March 1 Deadline Stays on Track

Sacramento, Calif. January 20, 2016 - AB 21, the bill that would remove the March 1 deadline included in last year’s Medical Marijuana Regulation...

Post W – facts and figures

NEVADA CITY, Calif. July 22, 2016 - Before Tuesday's highly anticipated Board of Supervisors meeting and the possible repealing of the current version of the...

News commentary: Nevada County BOS appoints CAG+2

NEVADA CITY, Calif. May 10, 2017 - The Nevada County Board of Supervisors (BOS)  appointed 16 people to serve on the Community Advisory Group...

California Growers Association Files Lawsuit to Close Loophole in Cultivation Regulations

Sacramento January 23, 2018 - Today the California Growers Association, a California Non-Profit Mutual Benefit Corporation and the largest cannabis trade association in the...

Clarification on marijuana ban measure set for February 9th Nevada County BOS meeting

NEVADA CITY, Calif. January 21, 2016 - Language clarifying the proposed ballot measure regarding marijuana cultivation in Nevada County is coming to the February...

First commercial insurer to file cannabis business insurance is approved by insurance commissioner

SACRAMENTO, Calif. Nov. 2, 2017- Cannabis businesses licensed by the State of California may now purchase commercial insurance coverage from an admitted commercial insurance...

United States Is Turning the Corner on Marijuana

WASHINGTON, DC, Nov. 10, 2016 –  Voters in three states approved ballot measures on November 8, 2016, to legalize the use and possession of...

Cannabis Conversation: Board to Discuss New Cannabis Ordinance

February 9, 2018 - At Tuesday's February 13th Board of Supervisor's meeting, the Board is scheduled to discuss cannabis policy areas for the County's...

The Mountain Messenger | The pols think we’re stupid. Obviously.

NEVADA CITY, Calif. January 22, 2016 - County supervisors down here have joined company with some of the best con artists in the country;...

CDFA releases final Environmental Impact Report for CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing Program

SACRAMENTO, November 13, 2017 – The final program environmental impact report (EIR) for the CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing Program has been certified and is available...

Millions more voters legalizing marijuana won’t clear up regulatory haze

October 28, 2016 - Congress continues to resist decriminalizing marijuana even as a popular crusade to legalize its use state by state may soon...

Op-Ed | Don Bessee: Why should the neighborhoods suffer revisited?

February 8, 2018 - We have been having a long conversation about commercial marijuana’s impacts on communities and neighborhoods. During the prop 64 lead...

North San Juan residents ask Weston for representation, collaboration

NORTH SAN JUAN, Calif. February 2, 2016 - A town hall meeting was called by North San Juan residents to hear directly from their...

Ryan Stoa: From wine to weed: Keeping the marijuana farm small and local

August 20, 2016 - In November, voters in as many as 12 states will see a marijuana legalization initiative on their ballots. Marijuana is...

Secretary of State Alex Padilla Launches Cannabizfile Online Cannabis Business Portal

SACRAMENTO December 11, 2017 - Secretary of State Alex Padilla announced today the launch of cannabizfile, a new online portal with useful information about cannabis-related business...

Interim marijuana cultivation ordinance adopted by the Nevada County BOS

NEVADA CITY, Calif. July 26, 2016 - It took over five hours, but in the end the Nevada County Board of Supervisors passed an...

Nevada County BOS’ “Clarifying Language” for the outdoor ban ballot measure

NEVADA CITY, Calif. February 4, 2016 - The agenda for the February 9th meeting has been published, complete with the clarifying language for the...

Polls Show Support For Adult Use Legalization Initiative

SACRAMENTO, CA, Sept. 15, 2016 - The majority of Californians support the passage of a proposed ballot initiative to regulate the use, production, and...