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Nevada cannabis dispensaries on-track to resume usual business, COVID-19 restrictions eased

Nevada cannabis dispensaries on-track to resume usual business, COVID-19 restrictions eased

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

June 3, 2020

Nevada's legal weed industry is getting stronger, based on a recent financial report — in 2019, cannabis sales in Nevada totaled $69 million. Compared to revenue recorded for fiscal year 2018, last year's figures demonstrated a 20 percent increase.  While the sales results appear promising, an...

Nevada’s social cannabis sales for September higher than state’s projections

Nevada's social cannabis sales for September higher than state's projections

Sara Tiradossi

November 22, 2017

Nevada’s social cannabis market keeps increasing through the third month of full sales, according to new data released by the Nevada Department of Taxation. The state’s dispensaries sold approximately $27.7 million in social cannabis sales in September, which is more than $5 million over the state’s...

Nevada’s second largest city to allow cannabis sales this week

Nevada's second largest city to allow cannabis sales this week

Sara Tiradossi

October 19, 2017

Beginning at 8 a.m. Friday, five dispensaries in the most populous suburb in Nevada will be able to sell adult-use cannabis legally. The Henderson City Council voted on Tuesday to approve the opening of the dispensaries, three months after the state began allowing cannabis sales on July 1. Henderson...

Las Vegas officials to wait for Denver before opening cannabis clubs

Las Vegas officials to wait for Denver before opening cannabis clubs

Logan Lowrey-Rasmussen

September 20, 2017

Las Vegas officials decided on Tuesday to wait until Denver authorizes the nation’s first cannabis clubs before establishing their own lounges in Nevada. The discussion began among commissioners after Legislature attorneys concluded nothing in state law could prohibit local governments from all...

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