Contra Costa Supervisors Select Prospective Operators To Apply For Cannabis Business PermitsContra Costa County supervisors on Tuesday selected prospective operators to apply to move forward in a permitting process for the county's first adult-use cannabis stores and commercial grow operations in unincorporated areas.
Battle Over Plan To Open Pot Dispensary Next Door To Santa Rosa PreschoolA group of Santa Rosa preschoolers was caught in the middle of a battle over a pot dispensary that wants to set up shop next door.
Police Bust Violent Gang Targeting Bay Area Marijuana DispensariesOakland police officers have taken five people into custody following a robbery at a marijuana warehouse in Hayward.
Napa Restaurateur Calls Out Pot Dispensary for Filching 'Fumé'The owner of Fumé Bistro & Bar in Napa is fuming. He says a cannabis dispensary with a similar name "Napa Valley Fumé" is selling and delivering marijuana products to Napa County causing confusion for customers.
Pot Vendors Scramble to Unload Inventory Before New Rules Take EffectA big shakeup is coming to California's multi-billion-dollar recreational marijuana industry. Retailers are facing a major deadline which could cause a pot shortage.
Feds' Reversal On Marijuana Enforcement Clouds California Pot BusinessJust days after recreational pot became legal in California, one of the state's biggest and best-known marijuana dispensaries is trying to determine what the fed’s changing position on marijuana enforcement means for its budding business.
Cotati Marijuana Dispensary Packaging Weed In CansOne creative marijuana dispensary in the North Bay has changed how it packages its pot as a way to keep the product fresh.
California Attempts To Control Unruly Medical Marijuana IndustryState regulators released draft regulations Friday intended to impose order on the loosely organized marketplace created over two decades ago.
Conservative Group Targets Plans For New San Francisco Medical Pot ClubsA conservative advocacy group waded into a fight over the pending permits for three medical marijuana dispensaries in San Francisco, depicting them as a threat to neighborhood children.
Marijuana Delivery Driver Robbed At Gunpoint In Pleasant HillA driver for a marijuana dispensary said he was robbed at gunpoint by two would-be customers while making a delivery in Pleasant Hill late last month.
Aptos Bar Owner Arrested For Allegedly Running Back Room Marijuana DispensaryA bar owner was arrested last week for allegedly running a marijuana dispensary at his Aptos business, a Santa Cruz County sheriff’s spokesman said.
Native American Tribes Meet To Discuss Legalizing Pot On Reservations; NorCal Tribe Already Cashing In On Green RushTribal leaders are drafting regulations for a marijuana industry, and they toured some dispensaries. "Historically we've always had the medicine man, and they've always prescribed herbal medicine," said one leader.
KPIX News Special: California's Green Rush, The Business Of Marijuana In The Golden StateKPIX 5 News' in-depth look at the marijuana business in California since it became the first state to legalize the use of medical pot 17 years ago.
California Tradition Of 'Green Friday' Medical Pot Sales Spreads NationwideIt's an annual tradition familiar to medical marijuana users in the Golden State. Now, with recreational pot legal in Washington and Colorado, "Green Friday" has gone national.
Santa Clara Supervisors Enact Moratorium On Marijuana Dispensaries In Unincorporated AreasThe Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to enact an immediate moratorium on the establishment of medical marijuana dispensaries in unincorporated Santa Clara County, officials said.