Aurora Cannabis plant working to contain skunky smell at Edmonton airport

A skunky smell greeting travellers at Edmonton’s airport doesn’t mean stinky critters are running loose in the area. The scent is coming from the Edmonton International Aiport’s new neighbour, Aurora Sky, one of the world’s largest cannabis facilities, which produces…

‘Cannabis Christmas’: Regina pot shops celebrate 4-20

Stocked with five-cent candies, balloons and cannabis, Regina pot shop Tweed is celebrating the first 4-20 since Canada legalized marijuana. “I call it cannabis Christmas,” said Tweed project manager Evan Anderson. “It’s really a day that people spend with friends,…

Manitoba marijuana activists seek more acceptance during 4-20 celebrations

Only a couple dozen people gathered to celebrate 4-20 Saturday at the Manitoba legislature. Last year, the front lawn of the legislature was filled with people advocating for the legalization of marijuana. This year, around 30 people showed up to…

Cheech and Chong’s ‘O Cannabis Tour’ coming to Budweiser Gardens this fall

The legendary American-Canadian stoner comedy duo Cheech and Chong will be hitting the stage this fall at London’s Budweiser Gardens. London is among 14 stops on the Grammy-winning pair’s upcoming cross-country “O Cannabis Tour,” aimed at celebrating the recent legalization…

Slight cannabis supply increase leads to 26 new Alberta retail licences

Twenty-six more cannabis stores are coming to Alberta. Alberta Gaming Liquor and Cannabis has sent notices to prospective retailers telling them slight increases in available inventory has allowed the regulator to issue the new retail licences. The AGLC says it…

Authorities say closing illegal pot shops an uphill battle until demand is met

In the weeks before cannabis became legal across Canada, Toronto’s once booming network of weed retailers all but disappeared. Nearly 80 pot shops advertising themselves as dispensaries had shut their doors en masse, urged on by warnings that anyone caught…

Peel police raid illegal pot shops in Brampton, Mississauga

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Police say they’ve laid numerous charges after raiding four pot shops in Mississauga and Brampton, Ont. Peel Regional Police say over several days last week, the force’s vice squad conducted search warrants and seized about six kilograms…

Peel police raid illegal pot shops in Brampton, Mississauga

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Police say they’ve laid numerous charges after raiding four pot shops in Mississauga and Brampton, Ont. Peel Regional Police say over several days last week, the force’s vice squad conducted search warrants and seized about six kilograms…