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Lindsey Pallares 07/14/2015 GRAND JUNCTION - Colo. Mesa County's teen drug and alcohol prevention club kicks off its summer skills camp to train its next set of community leaders.
1 year 7 weeks ago
Kristen Wyatt, AP 07/14/2015 A federal law crafted to fight the mob is giving marijuana opponents a new strategy in their battle to stop the expanding industry: racketeering lawsuits.
1 year 7 weeks ago
Kent Erdahl 07/13/2015 ALMOLOYA DE JUÁREZ, Mexico - Mexican authorities have launched a manhunt to find drug kingpin Joaquin Guzman, who has broken out of prison again, the country’s National Security Commission said Sunday.
1 year 8 weeks ago
The Gazette editorial board 07/12/2015 For every military veteran appearing in a Colorado public meeting to advocate for the right to use marijuana to treat post-traumatic stress disorder, mental health professionals throughout Colorado estimate they've worked with thousands whose pot use made their PTSD - and their lives in general - much worse.
1 year 8 weeks ago
Charles Ashby 07/11/2015 The Delta County Sheriff’s Office anticipates filing charges in relation to an illegal marijuana grow operation deputies discovered near Cedaredge late last month, but that may not happen for several more weeks, Sheriff Fred McKee said Friday.
1 year 8 weeks ago
AP 07/10/2015 MONTROSE - Authorities seized 2,700 pot plants that they say were part of an illegal grow operation in western Colorado between Grand Junction and Montrose.
1 year 8 weeks ago
The Gazette editorial 07/10/2015 Republicans wanting a strong presidential contender must reduce a growing crowd. They should start by pressuring Sen. Rand Paul to step aside. The Kentucky senator has shown himself a likely source of routine embarrassment and distraction.
1 year 8 weeks ago
07/09/2015 A “very large” marijuana grow operation was the target of a search warrant executed June 30 by the Delta County Sheriff’s Office, Colorado Bureau of Investigation, Delta-Montrose Drug Task Force, officers from the Cedaredge and Delta Police Departments, and Colorado Department of Revenue. A helicopter from the National Guard unit in Eagle was also requested.
1 year 8 weeks ago
J.E. Ward 07/09/2015 Custer County banned commercial marijuana facilities in 2010, but that hasn’t stopped them from appearing. During the regular Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) meeting, Colorado State Treasurer Walker Stapleton stated that other rural counties have reported a problem with marijuana facilities, and he wanted to know if Custer County did as well.
1 year 8 weeks ago
John Colson 07/09/2015 For a short time several years ago Carbondale had licensed 13 businesses to grow, prepare and sell legal medical marijuana in town, under a voter-approved medical-marijuana law passed as a state constitutional amendment in 2000.