Big changes proposed for medical marijuana program

Two proposed changes to New Mexico medical marijuana rules could generate revenue for administering the state’s program, which was created in 2007 as an unfunded legislative mandate. One proposal would increase the fee for applicants seeking certification as...

Melissa Ethridge speaks about her breast Cancer battle

Do you feel that your cancer is part of the past, or does it still affect you? It doesn’t affect me physically anymore, but it affects the way I live my whole life today. The choices I make, the food I eat — everything is influenced by my breast cancer. Did you ever...

HICKS: Pot prices getting too high?

So there’s this new website out there called www.priceofweed.com and it’s, well, just what you’d expect. According to the site, which calculates current prices based on actual reports from consumers (inhalers?), South Carolina has some pretty pricey...
Marijuana Soda? Medicinal Users Now Have Smoke-Free Option

Marijuana Soda? Medicinal Users Now Have Smoke-Free Option

Thirsty? Why not open an ice-cold bottle of pot-infused root beer? A new line of pot-infused beverages masquerading behind soda flavors are now available to patients with a prescription for medical marijuana. Made by Colorado-based Dixie Elixirs, the carbonated drinks...

'Cash Crop' rises above the smoke

Posted: 11:50 AM September 30, 2010 “Cash Crop” is all about marijuana. But it also is about much more. The film, absent talking heads, absent a polemic voice-over, takes the audience on a road trip from the Mexican border to the northernmost counties of...