No longer ignored, Pueblo, Co. transforms from Steel City to the Napa Valley of Weed - Cannabis News

Increasingly, marijuana advocates say, Pueblo is turning into the Napa Valley of Weed for those seeking to grow, buy or sell the leafy green plant illegal in much of the world.

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Sedgwick, a struggling town on the Colorado prairie, found salvation in legalized pot - Cannabis News

SEDGWICK — Residents of this sleepy little town in far northeast Colorado smile optimistically when talking about the turn their municipality has taken over the past few years.

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Could Nevada's tribal lands be the next marijuana frontier? - Cannabis News

Tribal lands could be the next frontier for the marijuana industry in Nevada.

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Could Nevada's tribal lands be the next marijuana frontier? - Cannabis News

Tribal lands could be the next frontier for the marijuana industry in Nevada.

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Medical Marijuana Seen By Some As Successor To Steel In Western Pennsylvania – Cannabis News

BRADDOCK (KDKA) — When the steel jobs left the Mon Valley, towns like Braddock fell into decline. Mayor John Fetterman believes that marijuana may help turn things around. 

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New Marijuana Industry Jobs to Eclipse New Manufacturing Jobs By 2020 – Cannabis News

The projections from the report by New Frontier Data paint a pretty rosy picture for folks interested in entering into the legal cannabis industry.

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Rhode Island could follow Massachusetts on legal pot – Cannabis News

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island leaders are looking at following Massachusetts on the path to legalizing recreational marijuana.

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Will the 'Entrepreneur' President Embrace the Cannabis Economy? – Cannabis News

Cannabis industry thought leaders share some thoughts on how the Trump administration may affect them.

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Will the 'Entrepreneur' President Embrace the Cannabis Economy? – Cannabis News

Cannabis industry thought leaders share some thoughts on how the Trump administration may affect them.

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N.J. could legalize marijuana as early as 2018, Senate president says – Cannabis News

TRENTON — Legalized marijuana could be "a game-changer" for New Jersey's economy, Senate President Stephen Sweeney said Thursday, declaring his intent to help change the law as soon as the next governor takes office in 2018.

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N.J. could legalize marijuana as early as 2018, Senate president says – Cannabis News

TRENTON — Legalized marijuana could be "a game-changer" for New Jersey's economy, Senate President Stephen Sweeney said Thursday, declaring his intent to help change the law as soon as the next governor takes office in 2018.

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Prison To Pot Farm: Coalinga, California Hopes To Cash In On Cannabis – Cannabis News

"I would look and I would think to myself what can I put here? What can we do? It hit me. This could be a medical marijuana facility."

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Weedtown, USA: Home to America’s First City-Owned Pot Shop – Cannabis News

The shop, which opened its doors in 2015, is run by the city, making it the only government-operated cannabis store in the country.

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Weedtown, USA: Home to America’s First City-Owned Pot Shop – Cannabis News

The shop, which opened its doors in 2015, is run by the city, making it the only government-operated cannabis store in the country.

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This Marijuana Farmers' Market Proves That Weed Is the New Wine – Cannabis News

In some ways, the Emerald Exchange is like other farmer’s markets one might find in L.A.’s more upscale and bohemian neighborhoods.

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Tumwater, Wash., once known for beer, now home to marijuana firms – Marijuana News

TUMWATER, WASH. - The city of Tumwater and its urban growth area could have a new slogan: Instead of "It's the water," once famously associated with the former brewery, it could be "It's the bud."

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Americans bought more legal pot than Girl Scout cookies in 2015 – Marijuana News

The weed industry is becoming a legitimate economic engine. Sales of legal marijuana in the US are estimated to more than double by 2020, as is the broader economic impact of the industry, a new report predicts.

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Amid the stock market volatility, turn to the stability of the marijuana market

Stock trading on the New York Curb Association market, around 1916. Image via Wikimedia Commons

Kathleen Burke ~ Marketwatch.com ~

With the recent stock market volatility, it’s difficult to know which industries will weather the storm. However, there’s one potential way to stay in the green.
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