cannabis

Reader Input: Let left-wingers just ‘get Glad’

I admire our clever conservative messengers. Like the writer who claimed pot leads to hard drugs because most hard drug addicts used pot (“Why glorify cannabis?” Reader ...

Auburn Police make cannabis arrest

A complaint called in by a concerned citizen in Auburn led to an arrest on Herdal Drive for concentrated cannabis Monday night. At approximately 10:12 p.m. Monday the Auburn Polic ...

Re-legalize the God-given plant

President (Barack) Obama’s desperate attacks on state-regulated dispensaries of cannabis (marijuana) has got to stop: “Medical marijuana crackdown gets reaction from those in i ...

California bid to legalize pot cultivates varied Auburn-area viewpoints

The Proposition 19 buzz is already hitting Auburn. With the potential to be part of the first state to legalize recreational use of marijuana, Auburn-area residents have strong ...

Stirring the pot: Prop. 19 marijuana legalization debate heats up in Auburn

Is the Proposition 19 pot initiative going to harm or help California? Proponents like Dale Sky Jones, executive chancellor of Oakland’s Oaksterdam University, contend passage o ...

Will our great legacy be escapism?

Live life over 50 years and one starts to read obituaries. Read enough of them and one soon comes to realize that generations leave legacies. Recent obituaries reflect a generati ...

Placer County commission high on pot dispensary ban

Placer County’s proposed pot shop ban won the backing Thursday of the Placer County Planning Commission despite the pleas of prospective medicinal marijuana dispensary owners in ...

Hidden Falls expansion plans, pot shop ban on Placer County Planning Commission plate

Park plans and a ban on pot shops will be on the agenda at today’s Placer County Planning Commission meeting. The commission is slated to consider environmental clearances and a ...