Steamboat marijuana sales up 35 percent in 2015

The pot industry continued to explode in 2015, with more than $9.1 million in sales in Steamboat Springs.

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Hayden voters say 'yes' to marijuana grow operations

A new industry was born in Hayden Tuesday night when residents voted to allow marijuana growing operations.

Local man asks city to allow more wholesale marijuana businesses in Steamboat Springs

Pat Arnone hopes his patient persistence and frequent public comments at City Council meetings will soon earn him a chance to enter the Yampa Valley's lucrative marijuana industry.

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Craig's postmaster confuses Postal Policy regarding cannabis ads and stories

A recent announcement about Postal Service policy regarding marijuana advertisements caused a postmaster in Craig to question if she will mail the city’s local paper to readers on Wednesday. Craig’s postmaster Mary McClellan said she won't mail newspapers that have stories or advertisements that contain information about cannabis.

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Grow operations debated at Hayden forum

For such a divisive issue, a civil discussion was held Monday night in Hayden to talk about marijuana grow facilities being allowed in the town.

Forum will discuss marijuana-growing operations in Hayden

The Steamboat Pilot & Today is hosting a forum to discuss the positives and negatives of allowing marijuana growing operations in Hayden.

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City plans to start releasing more marijuana sales tax data

The upcoming monthly releases of marijuana sales tax data also could be used to estimate how many of the sales are coming from locals and tourists.

Officials address cannabis and detox

Routt County's detox facility is intended for alcohol only, but a need also exists for people who have ingested too much cannabis.

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After strong initial interest, city says marijuana business license inquiries have tapered off

Assistant City Attorney Dan Foote said prior to August, the city was hearing from as many as two new individuals each month who wanted to get in on the local marijuana industry in some form.

Hayden to finalize details for special marijuana election

The special election is slated for Jan 26.

Growing Pains Part 3

Municipalities across the state have been forced to weigh in on the marijuana debate. The ...

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Medical marijuana has become the basis for lucrative businesses, and entrepreneurs are not the only ...

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Recreational marijuana sales arrive in Steamboat Springs

Recreational marijuana sales arrive in Steamboat Springs