marijuana

If Yakima Had A Mascot, What Should It Be? [POLL]
Apparently, the in thing to do nowadays is have a city mascot -- Longview just adopted the squirrel to represent them.
So what about getting a mascot for Yakima?
I think marijuana should be Yakima's city flower/plant and the mascot should be a coyote! I see more of them than any other a…
My View On The Complicated Marijuana Issue [MAYOR’S BLOG]
I've been through quite a few contentious issues during my 8 years on the Yakima City Council but the legalization of Marijuana is by far one of the worst. I'm not sure if it's because people don't follow the process that local governments go through to determine how to handle these types of issues …
Researchers Say Eating Chips Can Produce a Marijuana-Like High
Remember the old Pringles slogan, "Once you pop, you can't stop"? Research now suggests it could be more true than we ever thought.
The journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) says US researchers found that foods high in fat trigger natural feel-good chemicals with ef…
Marijuana Found Growing Outside Osama bin Laden’s Compound
For those wondering what recently killed terrorist leader Osama bin Laden did to pass the time at his secret compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan, we may have an answer.
According to the NY Daily News (via CNN), small crops of marijuana were found in the deserted lots on the compound's perimeter.
Man’s Best Friend Busts His Owner
Oregon Authorities said a man's "own personal drug dog" took a sock filled with marijuana and hashish and threw it out of his window during a traffic stop.
Portland TV station KGW reports that Sherman County sheriff's Sgt. John Terrel had pulled over a 1998 pickup truck wi…