Canadians bought $85 million worth of legal weed in May, $11 million more than April’s sales, figures released Friday by Statistics Canada show. On a per-capita basis, sales continued to be strongest in Atlantic Canada — Prince Edward Islanders bought $8.47 worth of cannabis per capita, far more than any […]

Thirteen people are facing drug trafficking charges after police raided a cannabis dispensary in Dartmouth Wednesday night. Members of Halifax Regional Police and the RCMP’s integrated drug unit executed a search warrant at Atlantic Compassion Club Society at around 5:10 p.m. READ MORE: 3 people charged after raid of cannabis […]

Canada’s Calgary Stampede, known as the country’s biggest and booziest annual party, is banning the use of cannabis in the first year that legislators made the drug legal nationwide. READ MORE: Skies clear, rain stops just in time for start of Calgary Stampede parade Story continues below The Stampede, which […]

Alberta Gaming, Liquor and Cannabis (AGLC) has approved cannabis retail licenses for two new stores in Lethbridge, which once opened, will bring the city’s total to nine shops. For many — including the owner of newly licensed shop Nirvana in west Lethbridge — it has been a long wait. Story […]

A new smoking bylaw that’s been expanded to include cannabis, vaping and e-cigarettes came into effect in Barrie on June 17. The bylaw also includes increased restrictions on where smoking can take place. READ MORE: New bylaw to ban smoking and vaping on Orillia municipal property The definition of “smoke” […]