As various marijuana businesses open their doors across the state, one man in Nome hopes to be the first in western Alaska to have a licensed marijuana cultivation facility.
A resolution regarding commercial marijuana license applications and a resolution to deem certain properties as “hazards” are on the Nome City Council’s agenda on Monday night.
Nome’s City Council passed skeletal legislation for the sale of commercial marijuana within city limits.
At this month’s meeting, the City Council discussed the avenues and obstacles to commercial marijuana in Nome.
Residents showed up in force Monday night to sound off on everything from rising utility rates to the final draft of the city’s long-gestating marijuana laws.
The constitutionality of Nome’s draft marijuana laws gave way to calls for visitors—and investors—for the city’s hopes at a deep-draft Arctic port.
Galen Milligrock, 38, faces multiple felony drug charges after investigators found a drug stash off an ATV trail within Nome city limits.
Troopers say nearly two dozen plants, yielding about 2.3 pounds of processed marijuana, was found in the search.
As new noise, firearm, and marijuana ordinances are readied for public consumption, the city council is preparing to interview two candidates for the city manager job.
State, federal and local law enforcement agencies worked to arrest three Nome men who now face felony drug charges related to possessing and distributing heroin, prescription drugs, marijuana, and ethylone.