Data from the Oregon Liquor Control Commission show that for the month on June 2021, marijuana shops in Malheur County sold almost $8.8 million in marijuana products.
Legal marijuana shops in Ontario, Oregon, sold $9.6 million of marijuana products to adults in the month of May 2021.
The Lodge/Crane Idaho Marijuana Petitioning Station has collected over 200 signatures from registered Idaho voters from 16 counties.
SB 1150a is a bill passed by the legislature that requires all signatures collected for an Idaho initiative are collected in Idaho. Only military and missionaries serving out of state may sign petitions while out of state. The law is a transparent attack on the Idaho Medical Marijuana Act petition, for it is the only […]
“I think that the people of Idaho would want to bring that tax money back,” said Belville. “They are bringing that marijuana back you might as well have that tax money.”
More than any other bill (aside from the HJR 4 amendment proposal) this session, SB 1150 is clearly an attack by the legislature specifically to derail our medical marijuana initiative.
If these sales stay consistent—and they won’t, they’re only rising—Idahoans will have contributed over $40 million in tax revenue in 2021 to its neighbors to the west.
We have developed this route for Idahoans unfamiliar with Ontario to efficiently visit each one of these ten marijuana and glass shopping destinations.
The city of Ontario has set a new monthly marijuana sales record, for the first time selling over $10 million in marijuana products in March 2021.
It is concerning to think that sixteen legal marijuana shops would be shuttered if Idaho’s border extended across the five counties voting on the measure.
“We have a unique opportunity to help mitigate problems that are new to this part of Oregon,” Kirby testified. “Our homeless issues have grown exponentially in the past three years.” Yet Ontario has only had legal marijuana sales for eighteen months.
“Right now our future is in the state of Idaho,” said Kirby. “The battle is going on. It’s all based on marijuana money. This is like winning the lottery.”