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Fri, 14 Oct 2016 07:00:00 GMTThe Morning Star, 14 Oct 2016 - Welcome back to a new school year. A very important discussion that needs to take place in your home is the old drug talk. Parents play a key role in reducing teen substance abuse. More than half of all Canadian kids will try drugs at least once between Grades 1 and 12, but many will choose not to experiment. Please talk openly with your child about substance abuse and set a no-use rule for all drugs and alcohol. Remember, with the advent of newer drugs like fentanyl talking to our kids about illicit drugs is more important than ever.
Fri, 10 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMTHamilton Spectator, 10 Jun 2016 - The City's Texture Is Dulled by the Passing of One of Its Most Colourful Characters This city's election campaigns will never be the same without Michael Baldasaro, who sadly died this week at age 67 after a brief bout with cancer.
Fri, 10 Jun 2016 07:00:00 GMTHamilton Spectator, 10 Jun 2016 - 'True champion of Hamilton': mayor Hamilton's own prince of pot and effervescent candidate for political office is being remembered as a kind and colourful soul dedicated to making his city a better place.
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMTMetro, 29 Apr 2016 - Old marijuana shop is not in compliance with new rules One of Vancouver's oldest medical-marijuana dispensaries is vowing to defy the order to lock up shop by midnight Friday after being refused under the city's new regulatory regime.
Mon, 18 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMTChronicle Herald, 18 Apr 2016 - Marijuana Party founder Dana Larsen, busted less than two weeks ago on a national pot-promoting tour, said he feels right at home in Halifax. "It's coming along really nicely here," he said in an interview before a speech at the High Life Social Club on Spring Garden Road.
Thu, 14 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMTPlanet S, 14 Apr 2016 - Trudeau promised to make marijuana legal. Where's that at? Instead of "Hump Day" on April 20, thousands of Canadians will celebrate "Hemp Day" through the annual 4/20 protest against pot prohibition. With the Trudeau Liberals committed to legalizing cannabis, spirits should be high.
Fri, 08 Apr 2016 07:00:00 GMTGlobe and Mail, 08 Apr 2016 - Police say they were forced to bring in extra officers to a pot rally for the arrest of a marijuana activist because the crowd had become agitated. "The crowd became aware of that occurring, then a number of people came out and it =C2=85 elevated the incident somewhat as people were becoming upset," Calgary Police Inspector Mike Bossley said Thursday after Dana Larsen was charged.
Fri, 04 Mar 2016 08:00:00 GMTTrail Times, 04 Mar 2016 - There's a whiff of change in the air, so to speak, says Grace McGregor. The board chair and Area C director for the Regional District of Kootenay Boundary (RDKB) was speaking about the complex medical marijuana issue often splashed across the country in media headlines.
Fri, 26 Feb 2016 08:00:00 GMTThe Recorder & Times, 26 Feb 2016 - Brockville police chief warns of 'putting the cart before the horse' with legalization The Liberal federal government needs to ensure all is in place to prosecute crimes relating to marijuana abuse, such as drug-impaired driving, before legalizing the drug, Brockville police chief Scott Fraser said Thursday.