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Marijuana smoking lounges could be next in Oregon - Cannabis News

Senate bill would provide a legal venue for renters and tourists to consume marijuana.

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Marijuana smoking lounges could be next in Oregon - Cannabis News

Senate bill would provide a legal venue for renters and tourists to consume marijuana.

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Oregon's first pot friendly campground? It could be Smoke on the Water Lake Selmac - Cannabis News

It's marijuana-friendly because state law allows marijuana use on private property.

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The Hemp & Cannabis Fair comes to the Oregon State Fairgrounds April 1 and 2 - Cannabis News

It is an opportunity to learn about all things hemp and cannabis related including growing, harvesting, medicinal uses and legislation.

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Legal weed, Idaho customers breathe life into tiny Oregon town, irk Idaho Governor – Cannabis News

Huntington has become a hot destination, even if most visitors only stay long enough to buy marijuana products from the dispensaries in town.

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Legal weed, Idaho customers breathe life into tiny Oregon town, irk Idaho Governor – Cannabis News

Huntington has become a hot destination, even if most visitors only stay long enough to buy marijuana products from the dispensaries in town.

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Oregon company wants to build pot-friendly RV park – Cannabis News

An Eagle Point company that provides warehouse space for marijuana growers is planning a marijuana-friendly camping and RV park near Lake Selmac in Josephine County.

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Travel guru Arthur Frommer: ‘Get ready for the era of marijuana, and marijuana tourism’ – Cannabis News

One of the world’s foremost travel authorities is preparing for a Green Rush of marijuana tourism.

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Here are the prettiest pot plants at the Oregon state fair – Cannabis News

The sweet skunky smell of cannabis may be wafting soon to a fairground near you.

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Oregon collects $25.5 million in marijuana taxes since start of the year – Cannabis News

Oregon medical marijuana dispensaries have sold an estimated $102 million in recreational cannabis since January, when the state imposed a 25 percent sales tax on pot.

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Pot plants at Oregon State Fair in a 1st for the U.S. – Cannabis News

Salem, Ore. — Nine living marijuana plants will be displayed at the Oregon State Fair in a first of its kind event for the United States starting next Friday.

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Oregon’s inaugural pot fair comes to Salem – Cannabis News

SALEM — From seed providers to a company offering mechanized bud trimmers, those involved in the once-illicit marijuana industry in the Pacific Northwest got ready on Friday for the first-ever Oregon Cannabis Growers’ Fair.

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Blue-ribbon marijuana plants will be on display at the upcoming Oregon State Fair – Cannabis News

Oregon is the first to feature marijuana anywhere at their state fair.

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In a first, Oregon State Fair to feature marijuana plants – Cannabis News

Fair officials said the inclusion of cannabis plants is a nod to the newly legal status of the crop.

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'Canna-bus' to give pot users in Portland a new experience – Marijuana News

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Recreational marijuana is bringing in more revenue than originally anticipated. And with all that money, comes a boost in tourism. The latest venture is the Bridgetown Weed Tour and its mobile smoking lounge.

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Oregon rejects Thanksgiving Day baskets over marijuana connection - Marijuana News

Image: Oregon Dept. of Transportation via Wikimedia Commons

Earlier this month a group of women in Oregon's marijuana industry came up with a plan to donate baskets complete with turkeys and the fixings for a Thanksgiving Day meal for 20 needy families in Eugene.

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Oregon rejects Thanksgiving Day baskets over marijuana connection - Marijuana News

Image: Oregon Dept. of Transportation via Wikimedia Commons

Earlier this month a group of women in Oregon's marijuana industry came up with a plan to donate baskets complete with turkeys and the fixings for a Thanksgiving Day meal for 20 needy families in Eugene.

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Oregon's first week of recreational pot sales tops $11 million

Marijuana Wellness Products, Hollywood, Portland, Oregon, 2014. Image: Another Believer via Wikimedia Commons
Nina Mehlhaf ~ KGW.com ~
 
PORTLAND, Ore. -- After just one week of recreational marijuana sales, Oregon dispensaries have raked in an estimated $11 million.
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In one Oregon town, a marijuana sale frenzy over the weekend

The Tower Theater in Bend, Oregon. Image: Matthew Hickey via Wikimedia Commons

Ted Shorack ~ BendBulletin.com ~

Medical marijuana dispensaries remained busy throughout the weekend after opening their doors for recreational sales Thursday.

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Washington State gets competition as Oregon starts pot sales

Phoenix business owner Ed Polish scans the cannabis on display at Green Valley Wellness on Thursday in Talent, Ore. Oregon marijuana shops began selling marijuana Thursday for the first time to recreational users. Image: Bob Pennell, The Associated Press, via SeattleTimes.com
 
Thursday marked Day 1 of recreational-marijuana sales in Oregon. The competition for customers between Portland and Vancouver, Wash., is now officially on.
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