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You will soon be able to buy weed-infused coffee pods for your Keurig

Ashley Barry May 18, 2017 Let’s face it. Weed gets a bad rap. The drug is normally associated with stereotypes like the lazy stoner or the high school dropout. However, according to an article from Harvard Health Publications, marijuana actually has a lot of medicinal benefits. And now with the legalization of marijuana in a […]

Hemp takes root in Nevada

April 19, 2017 By Brian Bahouth Reno – Lynn Hettrick is administrator of the Nevada Department of Agriculture’s plant industry division, and earlier in the legislative session he gave a presentation on hemp to the Nevada Senate Judiciary committee. “On an annual basis, one acre of  hemp will produce as much fiber as two to […]

DUI Checkpoints for St. Patricks Day 2017

St. Patricks Day is a great day to get together with friends and have a few drinks. If you decided to drink please remember to be responsible and get a ride. Use Uber or get a taxi. Help keep our Las Vegas streets safe.  DUI checkpoints are scheduled for Clark County. For more information about […]

New website will help Nevadans understand perils of opioid medications

By SEAN WHALEY REVIEW-JOURNAL CAPITAL BUREAU CARSON CITY — The state medical board has launched a new website designed to help Nevadans understand the impacts of using opioid-based medications. The knowyourpainmeds.com website created by the state Board of Medical Examiners will also serve as a portal for consumers to file a complaint if they feel […]

New year means new Nevada laws on marijuana, mopeds

LAS VEGAS — The new year is ushering in some new laws for Nevadans. Here’s a look at what’s new on the books for 2017: RECREATIONAL MARIJUANA Recreational marijuana use for people 21 and over becomes legal in Nevada on Jan. 1, after Nevada voters approved a ballot measure in November. But authorities emphasize that […]