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EWU, marijuana, and 4/20 in 2019

April 17, 2019

The most credible origin of the term “4/20” goes back to 1971 when  five students known as the “Waldos” from San Rafael High School in Marin Cou...

Thomas Hammer brings CBD drinks to campus

Thomas Hammer brings CBD drinks to campus

February 11, 2019

Thomas Hammer Coffee in EWU’s library is now offering cannabidiol, commonly known as CBD, to students as both a tea and drink additive. CBD is the s...

Legal marijuana still finding its way

Legal marijuana still finding its way

January 27, 2016

On July 8, 2014, recreational marijuana sales became legal in Washington state in accordance with Initiative 502. Along with Colorado, this was the first...

Numerous marijuana stores in Spokane are struggling to stay open due to high demand (pun intended) and little supply.

State rules nipping Spokane’s bud

October 2, 2014

After Washington state recreational marijuana stores opened their doors on July 8, they have had setback after setback. Only six of the 24 authorized...

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