Stopped With 2 Pounds Of Pot, Minnesota Woman Told Nebraska Troopers It Was Birthday PresentA pair from Minnesota face felony drugs charges after a traffic stop in Nebraska turned up more than 2 pounds of marijuana, several packages of THC concentrate wax, vape pen cartridges and concentrated marijuana edibles.
'I Can't Believe I'm Going Through This': Drug Busts Highlight Growing Confusion Over HempThe CBD craze is leaving the war on drugs a bit dazed and confused.
The Pot Process: Recreational Marijuana From Grow House To Cannabis ShopWith the debate over legalizing marijuana on the horizon in Minnesota, WCCO has been taking a look at how it changed Colorado.
'We're All Learning This Together': Colorado State Troopers On Dealing With Recreational MarijuanaPeople living and working in Colorado know there are drivers who chose to use marijuana and get behind the wheel. According to a state agency, 30 percent of marijuana users think driving while high is safe.
Driving While High: Could Minnesota Get Burned By Recreational Marijuana?If Minnesota's governor gets his way, state lawmakers will legalize marijuana next year. How could that impact our safety on the roads? WCCO traveled to Colorado to see firsthand the impact of driving while high.
Do Cannabinoids Improve Mental Health? New Study Concludes There's Not Much EvidenceA new research review by the Lancet Psychiatry journal agrees, concluding that there's not much evidence that suggests cannabinoids can improve things like depression, anxiety, ADHD or PTSD. The results contradict a popular cultural belief.
Wisconsin Lawmakers Seeking To Expunge Marijuana ConvictionsWhen Madison barber and business owner Brian Britt, 42, stepped up to a folding table in the entryway of the Urban League of Greater Madison, he had a single goal in his mind: Wipe from his record the decades-old criminal convictions he says are holding him back.
Minnesota's Pro-Marijuana Political Parties Prepare For 2020Two new pro-cannabis political parties in Minnesota that have guaranteed spots on the state ballot are gearing up for the 2020 campaign.
Valentin Andonii Charged In Bust Of 75,000 THC-Filled Vaping CartridgesA Twin Cities man is facing felony drug charges after he allegedly sold undercover officers hundreds of THC-filled vaping cartridges and investigators found more than 76,000 of them in his possession.
Wisconsin Lawmakers Introduce Medical Marijuana BillA group of lawmakers launched another push Friday to legalize medical marijuana in Wisconsin, introducing a bill that would allow patients to use the drug if they register with the state and create a licensing system for growers.
Minnesota House Polls State Fair Goers On Top IssuesThe Minnesota House of Representatives' annual state fair poll explored how Minnesotans feel about a number of issues at the state Capitol.
Gov. Tim Walz Visits 1st Minnesota Farm To Grow Hemp In DecadesAfter years of it being illegal to grow, Minnesota farmers can now grow hemp.
Walz Orders State Agencies To Prepare For Legalized Recreational MarijuanaSenate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka says he'll block the bill in the Republican-controlled chamber. Legalization proponents say opposition in the Senate should be removed in the 2020 election.
Hemp Farmer Charged With Selling DrugsCourt documents say products from Luis Hummel's 5th Sun Gardens hemp farm in Lanesboro were sent to a lab for tests and found to have THC levels above 3 percent.
Minnesota Medical Marijuana Providers Hopeful Despite LossesMinnesota's two medical marijuana providers lost a combined $2.4 million in 2018, continuing the losses that have marked the state's program since it began.