NorCal Water Board Adopts Nation's First Rules On Pot Growers' Water UseA first of its kind regulatory plan approved by North Coast water quality officials Thursday now requires marijuana growers to register their operations and prove they are practicing environmentally responsible farming methods.
Town Of Clearlake Takes Center Stage In Emotional Battle Over Medical Marijuana Cultivation BanThe town of Clearlake in Lake County is now center stage in an emotional legal battle over medical marijuana, and patients say a complete ban on all cultivation is putting lives at risk, and are filing a suit to stop it.
Police Seize $465K Of Marijuana Plants Growing In 'Quiet' San Leandro NeighborhoodOfficers arrested three men suspected of participating in an illegal marijuana growing operation in San Leandro Friday.
Football Field-Sized Marijuana Greenhouses Seized In Central ValleyAuthorities in Central California say they have seized more than 500 full-grown marijuana plants from a sophisticated growing operation near Fresno.
Dublin Claims Spot As State's 3rd Fastest Growing CityDublin is California’s third fastest growing city, according to a new study.
Humboldt State University Forms Academic Institute For MarijuanaA public university located in one of California’s prime pot-growing regions has formed an academic institute devoted to marijuana.
Illegal Wiring Blamed For Fire At Hayward Marijuana Grow HouseA fire that caused heavy damage to a Hayward home Thursday afternoon appears to have been caused by illegal wire splicing, a Hayward fire captain said.
Napa Indoor Marijuana Grow Raided; 2 ArrestedAfter a month-long investigation, Napa Special Investigations Bureau agents found an illegal indoor marijuana growing operation in unincorporated Napa on Soda Canyon Road last Thursday, bureau officials said.
Petition To Repeal San Jose Pot Law Qualifies For BallotMedical marijuana advocates in San Jose have qualified a petition for the ballot that would repeal recent city-approved restrictions on pot clubs.
Alleged Marijuana Growers From Mexico Arrested In Healdsburg MurderA man was shot and killed near Healdsburg early Sunday morning, and authorities have arrested three alleged marijuana growers in connection with the murder.
Marijuana Hydroponics Superstore Opening In SacramentoIt’s being called the Walmart of weed: a 10,000-square-foot Sacramento gardening emporium that opens Saturday with how-to experts and merchandise to help medical marijuana patients grow pot.
Oakland Suspends Large-Scale Pot Cultivation PlansThe city of Oakland’s plan to license medical marijuana production and processing plants has been put on hold.