New monthly high for Nevada pot sales; top projections again

RENO, Nev. — Nevada marijuana sales continue to outpace projections, reaching the highest monthly total in March since recreational sales became legal last July. The Nevada Department of Taxation said Wednesday taxable sales of adult-use marijuana topped $ 41 million in March, a 16 percent increase from February and 14.5…

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6 Ways Legalization Is Already Positively Affecting Nevada

6 Ways Legalization Is Already Positively Affecting Nevada Alternate Title: Legalization Is a Boon for Nevada — In More Ways Than One In July 2017, Nevada legalized marijuana for recreational use, though it had been legal for medical use — including private cultivation — since 2008. In the 10 months…

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Nevada marijuana industry experts share tips on edibles consumption

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Open a pack of convenience store gummy candies and it’s hard not to grab a handful at a time to satisfy your craving. But doing the same for a tube of marijuana gummy candies purchased at one of Las Vegas’ legal pot dispensaries could leave users…

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Nevada state Sen. Tick Segerblom: More marijuana tax funds for schools

LAS VEGAS — Two Las Vegas-area elected officials want more marijuana tax revenue to be used for education in Nevada, but Gov. Brian Sandoval says not to expect him to call a special session of the Legislature to take up the issue. State Sen. Tick Segerblom, a Democrat who backed…

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Nevada marijuana sales down in January, still ahead of projections

LAS VEGAS — Recreational marijuana sales hit $ 32.8 million in Nevada in January, outpacing the state’s projections but falling short of the $ 35.8 million sold in December. The state published the most recent statistics last week. Sales numbers for the state’s new green market have fluctuated each month…

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Nevada wholesale marijuana prices remain high — for now

Published: Mar 19, 2018, 5:00 am • Updated: Mar 18, 2018, 9:39 pm By Bart Schaneman, Marijuana Business Daily DENVER — Nevada’s recreational marijuana supplies are plentiful but not overly abundant, keeping wholesale cannabis prices on the high side compared to other adult-use markets. Business owners in the Silver State…

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Medical, recreational marijuana sales banned in Elko, Nevada

Published: Feb 19, 2018, 2:43 pm • Updated: Feb 19, 2018, 2:44 pm By The Associated Press ELKO, Nev. (AP) — A city in northern Nevada has approved an ordinance prohibiting recreational and medical marijuana businesses within city limits. The Elko Daily Free Press reports the Elko City Council adopted…

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Nevada recreational marijuana sales continue to outpace projections

Published: Dec 21, 2017, 2:20 pm • Updated: Dec 21, 2017, 3:53 pm By The Associated Press CARSON CITY, Nev. — Three months after they became legal, sales of recreational marijuana in Nevada are continuing to outpace projections. The Nevada Department of Taxation says the $ 27.7 million in sales…

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Nevada Tax Commission extends emergency marijuana sales regulations

Published: Nov 3, 2017, 1:50 pm • Updated: Nov 3, 2017, 1:51 pm By The Associated Press CARSON CITY, Nev. — The Nevada Tax Commission voted to extend the existing emergency regulations allowing recreational marijuana licensing and sales for another 120 days. The Nevada Appeal reports permanent regulations, which were…

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Nevada marijuana sales eclipse $33 million for August 2017

Published: Oct 23, 2017, 7:57 pm • Updated: Oct 23, 2017, 8:01 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff Nevada marijuana sales are sizzling. Dispensaries sold more than $ 33 million in recreational cannabis products in August, the state’s second month of adult-use sales, according to The Cannabist’s calculations on…

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