marijuana

Negatives of pot outweigh positives

I was saddened to read the letter “Pot pluses trump minuses” (Reader Input, Feb. 16), for the following reasons: This “student’s” research is far too limited to make an i ...

Pot pluses trump minuses

I think marijuana has many positive uses, but it also has some negative uses. Some of the positive uses are that it helps people with cancer, HIV, stress or people with pain. So ...

Hydroponics puts pot on Main Street

Is a modern-day Gold Rush taking place that centers on loosening marijuana restrictions and the rise of indoor, hydroponic pot grows? Or has the bottom fallen out of the market in ...

Pot no stranger to some at Placer High

Marijuana use is up nationally, and several Auburn teens said smoking the drug is a fairly common occurrence for high-schoolers. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse ...

Marijuana ordinance ridiculous

I agree 100 percent with Chris Novak quoted as telling the Rocklin City Council “Shame on you,” (Journal, Jan. 2). Where are your priorities, council? I voted for you, Diana ( ...

Auburn man arrested in Nebraska I-80 stop with 40 pounds of pot, handgun

An Auburn man has been arrested on charges of possession of 41 pounds of marijuana with intent to deliver after a search of a U-Haul cargo area on Interstate 80 in Lancaster County ...

4 pounds of marijuana found in traffic stop

Rocklin Police found 4.25 pounds of marijuana during a traffic stop. About 9:15 a.m. Nov. 7, a Rocklin Police officer conducted a traffic stop on a pickup truck for a traffic vio ...

Marijuana more bad than good

Re: Proposition 19, the marijuana issue: I am absolutely opposed to Proposition 19 for marijuana for several reasons. We surely know that lungs are for breathing clean air only, n ...

Prop. 19 adds to government

The intent of Proposition 19 is to “legalize marijuana to get the state out of debt,” (Tom Ammiano). Marijuana is the means to an end. It is the pawn that is being used to mis ...

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 ...