Monthly Archives: September 2016

‘We don’t exactly know what to do with it’: Marijuana tourism still confounds legalized states

By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff The cannabis industry presents a tricky proposition for tourism officials in legal recreational marijuana states. One one hand, the market is growing fast and it’s quite unique — not every state can lay claim … Continue reading

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The 10 best places to stay on the Oregon coast

UPDATE: We asked readers to nominate their favorite Oregon coast getaways. See the People’s Choice finalists and tell us about your favorite spot. Can’t wait to vote? Take part in the poll below. When I was young, my family had its own set … Continue reading

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Washington County riders help fill Cycle Oregon ranks

CAMAS VALLEY — Ron Larson of Beaverton has a Cycle Oregon routine and it starts early. He’s awake at 5 a.m., inside the breakfast tent 30 minutes later, back at his tent by 6 a.m. to pack and on the road … Continue reading

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Colorado-Owned Florida Cannabis Company Opposes ‘Colorado-Style’ Legalization

Photo Credit: Shutterstock.com/Eldad Carin Jake Bergmann is Atlanta’s go-to guy on cannabis investments even though it’s only barely legal there. In 2015, Georgia parents won a hard-fought battle to get extracted high-CBD medicines to epileptic children in the state, but … Continue reading

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Pedal-powered rail rides explore Oregon Coast

Buy Photo An Oregon Coast Railrider, which is powered by pedals, heads under a bridge on an unused section of railroad near Tillamook.(Photo: Zach Urness / Statesman Journal)Buy Photo TILLAMOOK — It’s not quite a bike, and it’s not quite … Continue reading

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Two Diverse Brews To-Do’s on Oregon Coast: of Science, of Chowder

Two Diverse Brews To-Do’s on Oregon Coast: of Science, of Chowder Published 09/28/2016 at 4:21 AM PDT By Oregon Coast Beach Connection staff (Lincoln City, Oregon) – Two different towns on the Oregon coast – two distinctly diverse ways of … Continue reading

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Experts suggest 9 weed strains to get you through a presidential …

This year’s debates have all the excitement of a national sporting event, with the added joy of extreme global consequences. For some, this may be too much to handle. So for people who don’t want to drink alcohol or meditate … Continue reading

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5.0 earthquake rumbles Southern Oregon coast late Saturday

A pair of moderate earthquakes shook the coast of Northern California and Southwest Oregon late Saturday and Sunday morning. According to the United States Geological Survey, a 5.0 earthquake occurred at 10:01 p.m. Saturday in the Pacific Ocean about 93 … Continue reading

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Will Legalizing Marijuana Create Modern Bootleggers Across New England?

States that have legalized marijuana are contending with a new criminal tactic – smugglers who grow and process it for export to states where it remains illegal – and worth a lot more. Colorado is the epicenter of the phenomenon, … Continue reading

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Going to the Oregon Coast This Weekend? Watch This Vintage Commercial First.

Tweet For those new to town and thinking you’ll beat this weekend’s coming heat wave, take a quick peek at this classic Henry Weinhard’s beer commercial from 2001 (and saved for posterity by Mitchell Palmer and Reddit). There has never … Continue reading

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