Wilsonville Extending Moratorium on Marijuana Business Licenses

Posted by Brett Reckamp on April 21, 2015
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WILSONVILLE, Ore – The Wilsonville City Council Tuesday voted to approve a resolution clarifying their stance on marijuana-related businesses.  The one-year moratorium was set to expire on May 1st, but will now be extended.

Wilsonville City Assistant Attorney Barbara Jacobson says they wanted to wait until the Oregon Legislative Assembly drafted rules before taking any action.  She says once they come …

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Run of Thrones Tracing Dragon Image Around Portland

Posted by Brett Reckamp on April 17, 2015
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A super fan of the HBO Television Show Game of Thrones has started a little something he calls Run of Thrones.  Gene Lu has taken to Google Maps to create an 11.5 mile route that will actually trace out the image of a dragon.

He’s inviting anyone who likes to run and likes the show to join him on Sunday afternoon …

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Blazers Meet Memphis in First Round of NBA Playoffs

Posted by Brett Reckamp on April 15, 2015
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PORTLAND, Ore. — After an 82-game regular season, the Portland Trail Blazers have made the playoffs.

The Blazers won the Northwest Division of the Western Conference and earned the 4th seed.  They ended up with a record of 51-31, however fifth-seed Memphis finished at 55-27.  Therefore, the Grizzlies will have home court advantage in the seven-game series.

The Grizzlies were …

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Med Mary To New Level

Posted by Steve Leader on April 15, 2015
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A California startup that teams up with marijuana dispensaries to deliver pot to patients’ homes and offices, using a web-based app, already has its eyes on expanding into Oregon and Washington.

The company, Eaze, is based in San Francisco.  Spokeswoman Caroline Vespi tells FM News 101 they’re currently limited to deliveries in the Golden State.

Vespi says if recreational marijuana becomes legal …

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Cargo Worker Falls Asleep Inside Alaska Airlines Plane; Wakes up Mid-Flight

Posted by Associated Press on April 13, 2015
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Alaska Airlines says an airport worker who fell asleep, found himself trapped in a plane’s cargo hold and forced a Los Angeles-bound flight to return to Seattle has passed a drug test.

Airline spokesman Bryan Zidar says the ramp agent employed by Alaska contractor Menzies Aviation was checked at a hospital and released. He then passed a drug test. The airline …

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