Living Legends: Who to See at the CannaGrow Expo

Unlike most of the cannabis conferences Portland has hosted in recent months, this weekend’s CannaGrow Expo isn’t as much of a business-focused seminar as it is an opportunity for master growers t   More
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 LAUREN TERRY

Portland-Area Dispensaries

A directory of Portland Area cannabis dispensaries.

Alberta Green House 1313 NE Alberta St., 954-3900, A charming little bungalow in the heart of the Alberta Arts District, with plenty of flower and shatter, and an   More
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 WW Culture Staff

WWeed Grow Off Week 3

Green thumb wrestling at our office.


On July 1, recreational weed became legal in Oregon. One of the things that means is that everyone can now legally grow up to four marijuana plants. Here at Willamette Week, we were so excited that we decided to have an old-fashioned office grow-off. All of our plants started the same size and they are all the P-91 strain, but each department elected to grow their plants in different ways. We're now ...   More
Monday, July 20, 2015 ALLIE DONAHUE

Smoky Lens: Images from Last Night's NORML Legal Weed Party


Last night just before midnight, Portlanders gathered at the Burnside Bridge to smoke weed together legally for the first time in a rally organized by NORML. The crowd of thousands covered the bridge and at one point traffic headed west was totally stopped. People ran through the streets and the crowd, ranging from octogenarians to tweens with rainbow hair, was generally happy, though by 12:15 there ...   More
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 LIZZY ACKER

Mister Mister

Four loose-leaf vapes reviewed.

You should buy a loose-leaf vaporizer. Maybe one of the four we review here, maybe something else. But you should experience the delights of these little electronic gadgets, which gently bake the into   More
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 MARTIN CIZMAR, TYLER HURST

Weed War II

Legal pot is sparking new battles in unlikely places.

Justice? Sure. But no peace. Oregon’s long war against pot prohibition ends today. Voters legalized marijuana last November by voting for Measure 91, but we’re just starting the skirmishes over    More
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 AARON MESH

Scoop: Naked Bible Fighting

BIBLE BASH: Christians and faux Christians are feuding in the ’burbs. It started when “Jake,” the increasingly beloved figure behind the satirical site, planned a protes   More
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 WW Culture Staff

Sweet Releaf

It's legal!

Cover Story
Eighty years after cannabis was banned in Oregon, it’s legal again this week. Countless lives have been ruined in the meantime—very few by addiction and none by homicidal madmen driven loco by m   More
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 WW Culture Staff

Dateline: Potland

Significant dates in Oregon weed history.

Before ProhibitionDecember 1847 Oregon CityThe Legislature of the Territory of Oregon writes a letter to Congress announcing available rations for U.S. Navy ships looking to restock. The list inc   More
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 WM. WILLARD GREENE

Smoke House

How to grow bud at home.

Gardening is no longer illegal. You can now grow up to four marijuana plants at home without going to jail. But growing smoke-grade weed is a hell of a lot more complicated than, say, that wilty stem    More
Wednesday, July 1, 2015 ALLIE DONAHUE


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