Gov. Newsom Pledges Marijuana Tax Overhaul To Save California's Collapsing Cannabis IndustryIn 2016, there was much celebration as California voters approved Proposition 64, legalizing recreational marijuana. But now, advocates say the cannabis industry has fallen on hard times and in his budget presentation on Monday, Governor Gavin Newsom pledged his support to try to save it.
Assemblyman Ting Introduces Bill To Streamline Process For Cannabis RetailersAssemblyman Phil Ting (D-San Francisco) announced his introduction of a bill Wednesday to streamline the local processes of licensing cannabis retailers.
'Green Wednesday' Aims To Cash In On Cannabis Deals Before ThanksgivingYou've heard of Black Friday and Cyber Monday, but now there's Green Wednesday. The cannabis industry is looking to cash in on the day before Thanksgiving with its own deals.
California Cannabis Regulators Struggle With Job, Audit ShowsThe agency overseeing California's legal marijuana market has been overmatched by the job and is struggling to hire sufficient staff and set an overall strategy for the nation's largest cannabis economy, an audit found.
Oakland Delays Action On Reducing Cannabis Taxes; Business Owners ChafeThe Oakland City Council early Wednesday delayed taking any action on reducing cannabis business taxes until the fall, leading to frustration from cannabis business operators who argue that the city is at risk of losing business.
'PowerPlant Park' Could Make Richmond The Cannabis Capital Of Contra Costa CountyThe city of Richmond could see hundreds of new jobs and millions of dollars in additional tax revenue thanks to a recently approved marijuana production complex.
Marijuana Measures May Save Half Moon Bay Pumpkin FarmersHalf Moon Bay pumpkin farmers struggling to keep afloat could soon turn to the marijuana industry.
Artists At Oakland Cannery Say Cannabis Industry Is Pushing Them OutSome artists in Oakland say the cannabis industry is pushing them. For painter Arthur Monroe, The Oakland Cannery is where it all began.
Artists At Oakland Cannery Say Cannabis Industry Is Pushing Them OutThe Oakland Cannery was the first live/work art space in the city and now it is threatened by cannabis investors.
After Legal Pot Shops' Cannabis Caches Go Up in Smoke, What's Next?California pot shop proprietors are concerned that bottlenecks are slowing the supply chain from fields to storefronts.
24-Year-Old San Francisco Woman Found Dead At ResortThe Sonoma County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of a 24-year-old San Francisco woman in a room at the WorldMark resort in Windsor.