Marijuana-infused alcohol could be the next frontier of weed—if the OLCC doesn’t ban it.
Some people think marijuana and alcohol go together like chocolate and peanut butter.
Camille Messina may be the first person in Oregon to turn that combination into a business.
Last year, the 35-
A look back at the other ill-fated experiment in prohibition.
People like to get high. Almost all humans seek to alter their reality in some way, be it with a few beers, a bong rip, or good, old-fashioned OxyContin overprescribed by a doctor.
And yet, some peo
Slushies have proved to be this summer’s
breakout hit. Adult-grade Slurpees are popping up all over Portland,
from familiar dives like the Standard to high-end cocktail bars like Rum
From Portland’s drunk tank to Old Town to Salem, how booze is hurting (and helping) Oregon.
Devon is hauled into the Central City Concern Sobering
Station, a Portland cop on each arm. He has a dazed, faraway look that,
as he puts it, “a whole lot of Hennessy” provides. He’s quickly
The results are in from the holiday weekend. What follows is a list of the most-abused substances in Portland, as roughly measured by the charges upon arrest for people booked into the Multnomah County Detention Center between Friday, Dec. 31, 2011 and Sunday, Jan. 2, 2012.Cocaine: 18Heroin: 18Meth: 17Alcohol (on public property): 7Prescription drugs (unspecified): 2 These results don't show 39 charges ...