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Banking for marijuana companies included in Congress’ new $3 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill 13.5.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
Cannabis industry advocates applauded House Democrats on Tuesday after a new $3 trillion federal stimulus bill included provisions to allow marijuana businesses access to banking.
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With pressure growing, the global race for a coronavirus vaccine intensifies 3.5.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
WASHINGTON -- Four months after a mysterious new virus began its deadly march around the globe, the search for a vaccine has taken on an intensity never before seen in medical research, with huge implications for public health, the world economy and politics.
Second Colorado dispensary will soon begin offering marijuana delivery 29.4.2020 Denver Post: Local
Boulder will soon be home to two dispensaries legally delivering medical marijuana.
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How lobbyists and panicked Denverites kept liquor stores and marijuana dispensaries open during coronavirus 13.4.2020 Denver Post: Local
A large lobbying effort mobilized almost immediately. Conducted outside the public’s view, its goal was to keep hundreds of stores open, thousands of Denverites employed, and entire industries functioning across the city.
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Colorado’s marijuana businesses can remain open during pandemic, but they say they’re still struggling 7.4.2020 Denver Post: Business
Despite brief, panic-induced surges in business, many contend the cannabis industry is still struggling as Coloradans stay home and job losses mount in a crashing economy.
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These 10 Colorado-made marijuana vape products might contain harmful additive MCT oil 5.3.2020 Denver Post: News: Local
The harmful additive was one of several that Colorado banned in 2019 following the outbreak of vaping-related illnesses in the U.S.
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Colorado’s first licensed cannabis R&D firm to study marijuana’s effect on Alzheimer’s disease 28.2.2020 Denver Post: Local
A Denver-based company hopes to be the state’s first to study the effects of marijuana on Alzheimer’s disease, thanks to a newly available research and development license in the city.
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“Open, insert, squirt.” In this town, children are taught to administer Narcan 24.2.2020 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Like scores of communities across America, Carter County, Tennessee, which includes Elizabethton, has been struck hard by an opioid crisis that has ravaged families and reshaped how a generation of young people are being raised.
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U.S. leads in cannabis innovation, but cedes global market to Canada 6.1.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
American marijuana has a reputation for being the best in the world. But the federal prohibition on marijuana makes shipments across state lines or overseas a pipe dream.
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Colorado’s biggest stories of the past decade 31.12.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
A look back at some of the decade's biggest news stories, as selected by the editors of The Denver Post.
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Top 10 Colorado politics stories of 2019: From our would-be presidents to bomb cyclones 30.12.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
People across the country eyed Coloradans’ decisions in 2019, moving the state’s local politics to the national level.
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Weld County launches “marijuana is not harmless” campaign. But how accurate are its numbers? 27.12.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Weld County on Thursday launched a new campaign to warn the community against some of the ill effects of marijuana but drew criticism for citing an annual report that critics have called biased and off-base.
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Brick-sized amount of fentanyl found in Denver raises alarms about overdoses 6.11.2019 Denver Post: Local
A brick-sized amount of fentanyl, a synthetic opioid, has been found by Denver police in a recent investigation, and authorities and health officials are warning the public about the drug's dangers. 
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Clusters of illness linked to CBD vapes share second connection 22.10.2019 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Some of the people rushing to emergency rooms thought the CBD vape they inhaled would help like a gentle medicine. Others puffed it for fun.
Post Premium: Our best stories for the week of Oct. 14 – 20 20.10.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
The Denver Post's most important stories from the past week, with a special focus on the story we've decided should lead our Sunday newspaper.
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Denver marijuana cultivator issues statewide recall over high mold and yeast levels 15.10.2019 Denver Post: Local
A Denver-based marijuana cultivator is voluntarily recalling retail marijuana products because of elevated yeast and mold counts.
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As “green rush” rolls on, Boulder’s Surna helping make cannabis industry more sustainable 13.10.2019 Denver Post: Business
Legal cannabis cultivation in the United States consumed 1.1 million megawatt hours of electricity in 2017 (enough to power 92,500 homes for a year,) generating 472,000 tons carbon dioxide, according to a 2018 New Frontier Data report.
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Vaping lung injuries top 1,000 cases as deaths rise to 18 4.10.2019 Denver Post: Local
Hundreds more Americans have been sickened by a mysterious vaping-related lung disease, and the death toll has risen to 18, according to federal health data released Thursday.
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Man sentenced to 7 years for marijuana grows in Rifle and southwest Colorado 2.10.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
A man has been sentenced to seven years in federal prison for growing thousands of marijuana plants in Rifle and in southwest Colorado.
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Flu season is here: What you need to know as 60 cases reported in Colorado since June 29.9.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
While influenza cases can happen any time of the year, the flu season officially started Sunday. In Colorado, 60 cases have been confirmed since June.
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