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Street talk on cannabis

Aug 5, 2020 / 11:00 am

Photo: Photo: Dan Toulgoet Dozens of young people who lived on the streets of Vancouver were canvassed about their cannabis use in a new study. The consensus among them is that in many ways weed is beneficial to their challenging lives. Researchers

Cannabis review mashup

Jul 22, 2020 / 11:00 am

Photo: Contributed Here is a mish-mash of some of the latest legal cannabis products I’ve tried. Deep Space is supposed to be “bold and mysterious.” One has to wonder if the creators of the Deep Space cannabis drinks

Medical cannabis is a pain

Jul 8, 2020 / 11:00 am

Photo: adobe.com It took me more than a month to get medical cannabis You know how people tell you to lift with your knees and not your back? I learned the hard way what happens when you don’t heed that advice. While

Cannabis has trust issues

Jun 24, 2020 / 11:00 am

Photo: okanaganz.com Shark Shock by Redecan comes in shockingly under weight.   When it comes to weights and measures, the legal cannabis industry has some work to do to earn consumer trust. Licensed producers are required

Can't even get a six-pack

Jun 10, 2020 / 11:00 am

Photo: David Wylie/okanaganz.com My mini-fridge is stocked with cannabis drinks. Getting them in the first place, however, was difficult. The main challenge you’ll come across while trying to stock up is cannabis equivalencies –

Cannabis conundrum

May 27, 2020 / 11:00 am

Photo: Instagram/@VitalisET As COVID-19 began to spread globally, a Kelowna manufacturing company had a difficult decision to make. Vitalis Extraction Technology manufactures industrial-scale equipment used around the world in the process

Weed in the USA

Apr 29, 2020 / 11:00 am

Photo: The Canadian Press Many of us are shaking our heads at images of Americans protesting in the streets to open up the country in the middle of a pandemic. For people who love their freedom so much, it’s surprising Americans

Passing on the puff, puff

Apr 15, 2020 / 11:00 am

Photo: Unsplash Maybe it’s best right now to follow former president Bill Clinton’s lead and not inhale. The novel coronavirus is causing all kinds of major life changes: Social distancing Job loss How people are consuming

Weed labs help in pandemic

Apr 1, 2020 / 11:00 am

Photo: Pixabay Cannabis testing labs asked to join in COVID-19 fight Cannabis companies, illegal less than two years ago, are now proving to be essential in more ways than one. Last week, B.C. joined a growing number of places that have

Cannabis and coronavirus

Mar 18, 2020 / 11:00 am

Photo: Contributed Initially, COVID-19 was merely an inconvenience for stoners. With panicked shoppers buying out all the isopropyl alcohol, we couldn’t clean our bongs or vapes. As infections spread, it’s fast becoming


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