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Pet owners turn to CBD treatments for ailing dogs as research on the subject takes shape (video)

June 13, 2018 — The only signs of aging the 12-year-old golden retriever/ Australian shepherd mix shows are the gray hairs peppered throughout his mostly black coat. He has an obvious limp, but it's hard to expect anything different for a dog only sporting three legs. The loveable 60–pound

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Runner’s high: Marijuana’s place in athletics continues to evolve

June 13, 2018 — Four years after recreational cannabis became legal in Colorado, the psychoactive substance's role among athletes is still taking shape. The ways in which casual everyday recreationists and elite endurance athletes use marijuana ranges widely. There are those, like ultrarunner Avery Collins, who love to smoke

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Rocky Mountain Marijuana: Spring 2018 E-Edition

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Summit County tops High Country recreational pot sales in 2017

April 26, 2018 — A series of state reports shows Summit County stood second-to-none among its High Country peers — and 11th in Colorado — in terms of recreational marijuana sales last year. The Cannabist, a marijuana-focused publication based in Denver, first reported on the new sales reports in December,

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Marijuana products we love in Colorado

April 26, 2018 — It's not all bud and flowers anymore. As Colorado's cannabis industry continues to grow so does the variety of products available to meet every need. From pain to upset stomachs, there's something for everything that ails you.   BINSKE Binske offers a variety of olive

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Marijuana in the news

April 26, 2018 — ASPEN Aspen dispensaries beat city's liquor stores in revenue last year Marijuana dispensaries hauled in $11.3 million in revenue last year in Aspen. Compare that to $10.5 million for its liquor stores, and 2017 marked the first time the city's marijuana sales topped its liquor

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How do you think legalization has changed perceptions of stoners or marijuana in general?

April 26, 2018 — Elite athletes, your neighbor's Labrador and the older couple at the Senior Center: The face of weed and who uses it has changed. As more and more people get comfortable with the idea of cozying up with a joint, the Summit Daily took to the

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From chemo to cannabis: Beloved longtime local uses marijuana to battle leukemia

April 26, 2018 — Follow your bliss. This mantra by writer Joseph Campbell has guided Leon Joseph Littlebird throughout his 67 years on Earth. Littlebird is fortunate in the fact that he has always known what his bliss is and has had the passion to let it guide him

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Experience the difference of organic cannabis and you’ll never go back (Sponsored)

April 26, 2018 — Large, commercial cannabis growing operations focus on maximizing yields, but it's the small, craft cultivators who employ organic processes that produce higher quality, nutrient-rich plants. Most of the marijuana grown in Colorado is grown with some sort of chemical process — it's easier, cheaper and

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Evidence of CBD’s healing benefits grows (Sponsored)

April 26, 2018 — Cannabidiol has risen to instant stardom in Colorado's legal marijuana industry thanks to relief users experience from pain, inflammation, nausea and even seizures. Cannabidiol, more commonly referred to as CBD, is a non-psychoactive component of the cannabis plant, meaning that unlike tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC, using

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As easy as CBD, THC: Cannabis treatments help patients with everything from headaches to seizures

April 26, 2018 — As cannabis use becomes increasingly mainstream in Colorado, more and more talk of wellness has been integrated into methodologies of consumption. Two main cannabinoids, THC and CBD, are getting the most attention. "These are both cannabinoids of the cannabis plant," explains Joe Lindsey, director of

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A new war on drugs? Colorado lawmakers just say no

April 26, 2018 — The Trump administration has declared war on marijuana, but so far it's mostly just a war of words — and the cannabis industry thinks it's winning. After a year of saber rattling, Attorney General Jeff Sessions took one of his only concrete steps against state-legal

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Colorado marijuana shop opens window into its growing business

April 20, 2018 — Silverthorne's only licensed marijuana dispensary, High Country Healing, has opened a window into the buds business by unveiling a new view unique to Summit County. Since last Friday, workers at the long-established pot shop can now lift an electronic shade in store's reception area upstairs,

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Indica vs. Sativa (sponsored)

April 20, 2018 — by Aaron H. Bible, brought to you by Altitude Organic Cannabis Are you looking for an Indica or a Sativa? It's usually the first question someone is asked when they finally make it up to the counter at a recreational dispensary here in Summit County,

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From horses to hemp: ‘America’s Most Trusted Horseman’ John Lyons eyes his second calling

April 18, 2018 — After a long and successful career on the saddle training horses and their owners across the country, John Lyons wanted nothing more than to retire, ride off into the sunset and sell his 70-acre Parachute ranch for the next generation to take the reins. Known

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Dooby Do’s and Don’ts: What you need to know about marijuana in Colorado

February 18, 2018 — Can I purchase recreational marijuana? Adults age 21 and older can legally buy marijuana products with a valid government ID (driver's license or passport) in Colorado. At dispensaries, you must present an ID before entering the sales floor. On a busy day, there might be

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Rocky Mountain Marijuana: Spring 2017 E-Edition

June 5, 2017 — Welcome to the Spring 2017 edition of Rocky Mountain Marijuana

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Weed & Words: Some business owners seek to shed stoner stereotypes

June 5, 2017 — To some purveyors of that green, leafy and legal-in-Colorado substance — as well as its edible, drinkable and fellow byproducts — the term "pot shop" makes them cringe. You also can add "weed," "marijuana," "dope" and other monikers to a list of terms that makes

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Are you worried about recreational marijuana under the Trump administration?

June 5, 2017 — Recent comments coming from the White House about greater enforcement of federal marijuana laws have caused concern among states where recreational use of the drug is permitted. Although officials have repeatedly stated their support of the medical marijuana industry, comments from White House press secretary

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Marijuana products we love

June 5, 2017 — As the cannabis industry grows, so does the amount of products available. While everyone knows the basics, here are a few interesting and quirky products you can pick up to try something a little different. Nitrogen-packed pot The Honest Marijuana company, based in Steamboat Springs,

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