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Lady Business: Heidi Keyes of Puff Pass and Paint

Lady Business: Heidi Keyes of Puff Pass and Paint

Heidi Keyes of Puff Pass and Paint is an ebullient, welcoming and talented artist in her own right. She received her Bachelor of Arts from Carthage College in Wisconsin and since 2014, has been on everything from international media to Colorado Public Radio. When out at cannabis movement or industry events, it’s easy to spot […]

Cascade Wonder Strain Review

Cascade Wonder Strain Review

Cascade Wonder: Unknown Genetics A Cascade Alternative Resources house strain. Cascade Alternative Resources 6430 NE Martin Luther King Blvd Portland, Oregon (503) 284-6714 http://www.cascadealt.org/ Recommended uses: 1. Pain (Tension produced) 2. Depression 3. Stress Reduction This flower is moderately dense with a slight cushion to it. It leaves sticky residues on your fingers from a […]

Oregon’s Portland Hempstalk: Cannabis Festival or Police State?

Oregon’s Portland Hempstalk: Cannabis Festival or Police State?

Hempstalk took place September 26th & 27th at the Tom McCall Waterfront Park located in downtown Portland. Despite the events rocky history with the Portland Police Department, founder & organizer Paul Stanford managed to pull off the event at the serious cost of banning all marijuana use at the festival. Many OMMP cardholders (including myself) […]

OR: International Cannabis Business Conference Interview with Activist & Speaker Diane Fornbacher

OR: International Cannabis Business Conference Interview with Activist & Speaker Diane Fornbacher

PHOTO: Debby Goldsberry (L), Diane Fornbacher (C), Liana Held (R)/courtesy International Cannabis Business Conference Portland, OR hosted the International Cannabis Business Conference that took place during the weekend of September 13th & 14th. The who’s-who of cannabis attended, including international speaker Laura Blanco De Leon, President of the Association of Cannabis Studies of Uruguay. Oregon […]

Support New Approach Oregon’s Legalization Fundraiser!

Support New Approach Oregon’s Legalization Fundraiser!

New Approach Oregon is pushing forward with their eyes on the prize: legalization in the state of Oregon via a ballot initiative that voters will get to decide on this November. New Approach Oregon is backing Oregon Initiative 91, a proposal which would legalize cannabis use for all adults in the state of Oregon. In […]

420 Weird Portland: A Pot-Friendly Guided Tour

420 Weird Portland: A Pot-Friendly Guided Tour

Entering into Portland is an interesting experience for anyone, as you will find yourself immediately immersed in the culture of weird. Everywhere you turn there is something unique to see, for example the painted intersections of Portland. There is a stunning display of this creativity on the pavement at the intersection of Holman and 8th […]

International Cannabis Business Conference in Portland, OR

International Cannabis Business Conference in Portland, OR

Next month, on September 13th and 14th, some of the brightest stars in the cannabis industry will descend on Portland, Oregon for a two-day conference. It’s the International Cannabis Business Conference, and it’s being held at the Portland Ballroom of the Oregon Convention Center. Tickets start at $499 and increase from there, with special tickets […]