Nevada County Sheriff's Office raids numerous large cannabis grows – Sierra Sun

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Nevada County Sheriff’s Office raids numerous large cannabis growsSierra SunThe Nevada County Sheriff’s Office has confiscated nearly 4,000 cannabis plants since Aug. 31, according to Sheriff Royal, who said he’s noticed a rise in the numbers and sizes of grows this year — a trend he attributes to the legalization of the … Read the full article at: …

Toxic chemicals in illegal pot grows raise concerns – Union Democrat

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Union DemocratToxic chemicals in illegal pot grows raise concernsUnion DemocratResearchers, law enforcement and others are raising alarms about toxic chemicals used on illegal grow sites in mountain forests and foothill areas of California where people grow and process marijuana, including Calaveras County and the Stanislaus … Read the full article at: Toxic chemicals in illegal pot grows raise …

Marijuana citizen's panel gets direction from Nevada County Board of Supervisors – Sierra Sun

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Sierra SunMarijuana citizen’s panel gets direction from Nevada County Board of SupervisorsSierra SunMembers of the public and the county’s marijuana community advisory group on Tuesday, Sept. 5, filled the chambers of the Nevada County supervisors for a special meeting. Supervisors and advisory panelists discussed the next steps for developing a …and more » Read the full article at: Marijuana citizen’s …

Nevada County supervisors, marijuana advisory group to meet on Sept. 5 – Sierra Sun

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Nevada County supervisors, marijuana advisory group to meet on Sept. 5Sierra SunThe Nevada County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, Sept. 5, is expected to name priorities for its marijuana community advisory panel, telling it which topics to focus on when developing recommendations for a permanent grow ordinance. Supervisors are … Read the full article at: Nevada County supervisors, marijuana …

South Lake Tahoe likely to temporarily ban recreational cannabis sales – Sierra Sun

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Sierra SunSouth Lake Tahoe likely to temporarily ban recreational cannabis salesSierra SunLake Tahoe welcomed its first recreational cannabis dispensary in Incline Village this July, but as South Lake Tahoe City Council moves toward a temporary ban of retail sales and with Douglas County’s prohibition already in place, it may remain the …and more » Read the full article at: …

District 1 opines on draft cannabis ordinance – Plumas County Newspapers

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Plumas County NewspapersDistrict 1 opines on draft cannabis ordinancePlumas County NewspapersThe Cannabis Working Group held its fourth meeting Aug. 2 at the Portola Veteran’s Memorial Hall in a series of meetings that have been held countywide. The room was packed and local constituents from District 1 were ready to give their opinions on the … Read the full article …

Little progress made on medical cannabis in Placer County – Sierra Sun

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Sierra SunLittle progress made on medical cannabis in Placer CountySierra SunThe majority of California voters OK’d the use of recreational marijuana by adults last fall when they approved Proposition 64, but Placer County was one of 18 counties where the measure didn’t pass. The state law makes it legal for adults to consume …and more » Read the full …

Truckee councilors to address future of town's marijuana policy – Sierra Sun

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Sierra SunTruckee councilors to address future of town’s marijuana policySierra SunThe council meeting is expected to focus primarily on cannabis regulation, and is likely to be the first of multiple meetings in which town staff seek direction from council on how to draw up local regulations. California voters approved Proposition 64 … Read the full article at: Truckee …

Nevada County supervisors raise questions about business growth, marijuana – Sierra Sun

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Sierra SunNevada County supervisors raise questions about business growth, marijuanaSierra SunSome members of the Nevada County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday, Aug. 8, sharply questioned the chairwoman of the Economic Resource Council after she delivered her annual report, questioning what results her group has delivered. Read the full article at: Nevada County supervisors raise questions about business growth, …

Auditor: Calaveras County Sheriff Spent Legal Pot Cash Going After Grows – CBS Sacramento

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CBS SacramentoAuditor: Calaveras County Sheriff Spent Legal Pot Cash Going After GrowsCBS SacramentoCounty administrator Tim Lutz said Thursday that he believes the sheriff has spent the marijuana fees appropriately, but said officials were working on updating and clarifying its pot regulations. The rural county is nestled in the Sierra Nevada …Rural California sheriff, auditor spar on pot money spendingABC Newsall …

Nevada Irrigation District manager: indoor marijuana growers will face new costs – Sierra Sun

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Nevada Irrigation District manager: indoor marijuana growers will face new costsSierra SunScherzinger spoke at the marijuana group’s sixth meeting. The panel now will begin crafting recommendations for the county’s permanent cannabis ordinance. Those recommendations will reach supervisors late this year. Supervisors have said they want an … Read the full article at: Nevada Irrigation District manager: indoor marijuana growers …

27000 Marijuana Plants Seized In 4-Day Calaveras County Raid – CBS San Francisco Bay Area

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CBS San Francisco Bay Area27000 Marijuana Plants Seized In 4-Day Calaveras County RaidCBS San Francisco Bay AreaThe crackdown on more than a dozen farms occurred over four days in different parts of Calaveras County, southeast of Sacramento in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Sheriff Rick DiBasilio said Thursday it was the largest series of raids in …and more » …

North Tahoe dispensary begins recreational sales this Saturday, Aug. 5, in Incline Village – Sierra Sun

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Sierra SunNorth Tahoe dispensary begins recreational sales this Saturday, Aug. 5, in Incline VillageSierra SunAs the Bonanza previously reported, the Washoe County Board of Commissioners finalized a temporary permit system for recreational marijuana dispensaries on July 25. Amanda Rhoades is a news, environment and business reporter for the Sierra Sun. Read the full article at: North Tahoe dispensary …

Nevada County supervisors to hold special meeting about marijuana community advisory group – Sierra Sun

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Nevada County supervisors to hold special meeting about marijuana community advisory groupSierra SunSupervisors will hear from their staff and cannabis consultant about what the community advisory group, which is developing the recommendations, has discussed in its first five meetings. Supervisors are then expected to discuss their priorities for the …and more » Read the full article at: Nevada County …

Nevada County Board of Supervisors, citizen's cannabis group set for July 25 meetings – Sierra Sun

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Nevada County Board of Supervisors, citizen’s cannabis group set for July 25 meetingsSierra SunThe Nevada County Board of Supervisors is expected to appoint a new member to its citizens’ marijuana board on Tuesday, July 25, a panelist who would then attend his first cannabis meeting that afternoon. Supervisors are scheduled to meet at 9 a.m. at …and more » …