Alaska, Oregon are ground zero in pot fight

...messages on college campus sidewalks, intense get-out-the-vote drives are mobilizing in Oregon and Alaska to legalize retail sales of marijuana to anyone old enough to drink.But backers of the legal-pot ballot measures in both states have a challenge...
Budding entrepreneurs

...but after observing businesses in other states, they decided to focus on what they know best and let someone else handle the retail end."We'll do it right the first time, as soon as it's legal," James said. "We won't put junk products out there...
My Turn: If pot law passes, Alaskans will be in control

...marijuana licenses as we currently do with alcohol licenses. In Washington, their regulatory board determines the number of retail outlets per county, allocated by population and consumption. They're approving applications cautiously, and we can anticipate...
Wide coalition forms to oppose pot legalization

...short because of apparent mass tax evasion by retail dispensers, she said.Estimated revenues in...IQ by 8 percent to 9 percent, she said.Retail boomThe explosion of the marijuana retail industry has also shocked local communities...
Metlakatla mayor achieves childhood dream a teenager, she worked as a cashier in Metlakatla at a minimart that also served food."Say what you will about retail food service, but I have found there is a certain nobility about having a smile on my face while I serve food to my customers...
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Discover Eaglecrest Day highlights ski hill history through new auction

...According to Eaglecrest's website, the first floor of the Porcupine Lodge will have ticket and Snowsport School sales, a retail shop and a repair shop. The second floor will have slope-side access, the rental shop, the school program areas, a classroom...
Business news roundup: Win a free phone, have fun doing it Alaska Verizon stores openBrand new Verizon Wireless retail stores opened Friday in Juneau, Anchorage, the Mat-Su Valley and Eagle River. Until now, the company had no retail presence in Alaska.The stores stock Android and Apple smartphones...
My Turn: 10 things they won't tell you about the Marijuana ballot measure

...Supporters like to point out that cities will be able to ban retail sale of marijuana. Not in rural Alaska. Small villages and...And the same thing is happening in Colorado now that they have retail shops. Alaska's next.10. Tax and spend - think again...


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