News

Franklin County Could Still Get Medical Pot Shop

Franklin County Could Still Get Medical Pot Shop

Photo: clipart.com

(Franklin County, MA) –┬áState officials say it is entirely possible that Franklin County will eventually house a medical marijuana dispensary. The first 20 licenses issued this past Friday contained none for Franklin or Berkshire counties. A second round of licenses is expected to be released later this year. Hampshire County gets one state license awarded to New England Treatment Access Inc. That company will open a dispensary at the old Pro Corp manufacturing plant in Florence. Executive Director Kevin Fisher says they plan to open as soon as possible.

 

Recent Headlines

in National

Plane slides off runway, crashes into fence

12-overlay

A jetliner with 125 passengers aboard slid off the runway during a snowy landing at LaGuardia Airport, smashing into a fence at the edge of Flushing Bay.

in National

Supreme Court to hear gay marriage cases in April

gaymarriage

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments on whether states can ban gay marriage.

in Local

UMass Concert Counters Blarney Blowout

UMass Amherst

UMass Amherst has planned a free concert on Saturday featuring Kesha, Ludacris, and Juicy J.

in Local

Barn Roof Collapses In Granby

barn door

An antique barn in Granby has collapsed under the weight of the snow.

in Local

A2Z Under New Ownership

downtown noho lights

The A2Z Science and Learning Center in downtown ownership is under new ownership.