Bravo! Humboldt County Tourism Site is Promoting Humboldt's Marijuana Premiership to the Cannatourist

Because marijuana is still illegal in most aspects, using Humboldt’s premier status in the field to advertise to the cannatourist is difficult to say the least.  But it isn’t impossible. Humboldtcounty.com, an unofficial tourist information site for our area, has a discreet example of how to appeal to the marijuana tourist as well as to the ecotourism movement as a

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The Fog of Prohibition

The fog of prohibition is lifting but many people still have to deal with the reality of marijuana’s illegality.  Last week, a 35 year old Garberville woman, Aurora Hathor-Rainmenti, was arrested in Fremont Co.,  Idaho.  She was stopped for speeding and a drug dog sniffed out a small baggie that she kept in her glove compartment.  Although, Hathor-Rainmenti had a

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SoHumBorn Sunday: Cheap Lesson

The Woodrose In December 2008, a Southern Humboldt blogger began posting fictional tales of the marijuana culture. Some people were appalled. Most were enthralled. For three months her stories gripped the online community and then, abruptly, she was gone. Even though SoHumBorn pulled her blog, for months her stories were available in the cached version but eventually they, too, were

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Legalization of Marijuana: What Could Happen?

Tom Ammiano’s bill has been modified and I haven’t found the State Board of Equalization’s analysis of it.  However, much of the analysis of his older bill still holds true. Here are some excerpts I found interesting. According to the report titled Marijuana Production in the United States (2006), an estimated 22.3 million pounds of marijuana was grown in the

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SoHumBorn Sunday

In December 2008, a Southern Humboldt blogger began posting fictional tales of the marijuana culture. Some people were appalled. Most were enthralled. For three months her stories gripped the online community and then, abruptly, she was gone. Even though SoHumBorn pulled her blog, for months her stories were available in the cached version but eventually they, too, were swallowed into

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"Hell, Its Legal"

Not long ago, someone I was interviewing at the Emerald Cup told me that they weren’t worried about cops and cannabis because “Hell, its legal.” Now, that’s crazy talk, right? Except, every once in awhile, there’s something that  that makes me wonder if I’m the one not living in the real world.  Here’s an ad from Budtrader.com pg. 2  entitled

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