marijuana

A celebration of life for the late Randy Caine has been set for Saturday, Aug. 26 at the Murrayville Hall. (Langley Advance Times file)

Celebration of life set for Langley businessman and activist Randy Caine

Remembering ‘amazing father, partner, brother, uncle, cousin and friend’

 

Canopy has sold its Aldergrove greenhouse (Langley Advance Times file)

Canopy sells Aldergrove and Delta greenhouses at a loss

They went for $40.7 million, filing in the U.S. reveals

 

(Black Press Media file)

Canadian facing charges in attempt to smuggle 226 pounds of marijuana

There was also a marijuana smuggling incident in the same area on June 22

 

Randy Caine, founder of the Hempyz pot-themed stores, is featured in new cannabis documentary. (Langley Advance Times files)

VIDEO: Langley marijuana activist Randy Caine appears in new cannabis documentary

Demystifying Cannabis, produced by Red Letter Films, premiers on annual protest day – 420

Randy Caine, founder of the Hempyz pot-themed stores, is featured in new cannabis documentary. (Langley Advance Times files)
A lineup forms outside White Rock cannabis dispensary, Indigenous Bloom. (Contributed photo)

Busy White Rock cannabis dispensary implementing “mandatory measures” in response to COVID-19

Indigenous Bloom limiting in-store customers to three or four, and also expanding parking

A lineup forms outside White Rock cannabis dispensary, Indigenous Bloom. (Contributed photo)
VIDEO: Langley not moving fast enough on retail pot: former Surrey councillor
VIDEO: Langley not moving fast enough on retail pot: former Surrey councillor
Province holds power over Langley’s pot farming bylaw

Province holds power over Langley’s pot farming bylaw

The Township will wait for Ministry of Agriculture approval

Province holds power over Langley’s pot farming bylaw
More than 1,100 kilograms of dried cannabis was seized during five raids in Langley, Surrey, and Delta. (RCMP photo)

RCMP raid clamps down on alleged pot export ring in Langley, Surrey, Delta

‘Medical’ pot was destined for export to Europe, say Mounties

More than 1,100 kilograms of dried cannabis was seized during five raids in Langley, Surrey, and Delta. (RCMP photo)
Randy Caine is still pushing for retail marijuana in the Langleys. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)

Langley City takes wait-and-see approach on legal pot

A local store owner is petitioning for faster approval of retail cannabis

Randy Caine is still pushing for retail marijuana in the Langleys. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
Randy Caine, founder of the Hempyz pot-themed stores, has started a petition calling for the Langleys to work faster on allowing retail cannabis stores. (Langley Advance Times files)

Pot activist plans petition for retail cannabis in Langley

Randy Caine wants to encourage local politicians to draft bylaws allowing storefront marijuana

Randy Caine, founder of the Hempyz pot-themed stores, has started a petition calling for the Langleys to work faster on allowing retail cannabis stores. (Langley Advance Times files)
Leo Benne, chief growing officer of Zenabis, with the converted shipping container that will become a testbed for a vertical cannabis farm. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)

Vertical farming for cannabis gets trial run in Langley

Grower Zenabis will start with industrial hemp and may move to commercial marijuana

Leo Benne, chief growing officer of Zenabis, with the converted shipping container that will become a testbed for a vertical cannabis farm. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
Langley Township takes first steps towards retail marijuana

Langley Township takes first steps towards retail marijuana

The council will seek public input before any rules are finalized

Langley Township takes first steps towards retail marijuana

Langley marijunana firms see mergers, new ventures

Firms are still expanding as legalized cannabis is less than a year old

The Blaauw EcoForest, across from the site of a proposed marijuana farm, is one of the concerns of neighbours of the site. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance)

Neighbours worry about North Langley marijuana greenhouse

The owner says odours and light will be controlled

The Blaauw EcoForest, across from the site of a proposed marijuana farm, is one of the concerns of neighbours of the site. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance)
Recreational marijuana sales become legal across Canada Oct. 17, but stores must have a provincial and local licence. (Black Press files)

B.C.’s marijuana stores should shut down, Mike Farnworth says

Province has approved 62 licences, but they still need local approval

Recreational marijuana sales become legal across Canada Oct. 17, but stores must have a provincial and local licence. (Black Press files)
Passengers disembark from WestJet’s first-ever flight into Cranbrook. Paul Rodgers photo.

WestJet bans some staff from off-duty cannabis use

The marijuana ban will be for staff in certain “safety-sensitive positions” even when they aren’t at work

Passengers disembark from WestJet’s first-ever flight into Cranbrook. Paul Rodgers photo.
B.C. Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth takes questions at the legislature. (Tom Fletcher/Black Press)

B.C. marijuana rules say where you can’t smoke or vape

Fine set at $230 for smoking cannabis, only $58 for vaping

B.C. Public Safety Minister Mike Farnworth takes questions at the legislature. (Tom Fletcher/Black Press)
Hospital visits could rise in B.C. after pot legalization

Hospital visits could rise in B.C. after pot legalization

Island Health expects seniors and first-time stoners will lead to increase in service after Oct. 17

Hospital visits could rise in B.C. after pot legalization
Canadians can’t take marijuana across the U.S. border, even with legalization on both sides. The status of B.C. cannabis industry employees is not yet clear. (Black Press files)

B.C. marijuana workers may face U.S. border scrutiny

Cannabis still illegal federally south of the border

Canadians can’t take marijuana across the U.S. border, even with legalization on both sides. The status of B.C. cannabis industry employees is not yet clear. (Black Press files)
Recreational marijuana sales become legal across Canada in October. (Black Press files)

B.C. towns to premier: Show us the marijuana money

Local governments face enforcement costs, pressure on farmland

Recreational marijuana sales become legal across Canada in October. (Black Press files)