Cannabis Control Commission

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It has been a year since the first recreational marijuana stores opened in Massachusetts.

    The largest city in western Massachusetts could have its first recreational marijuana store open by the end of the year.


    Massachusetts marijuana industry regulators are weighing public comments as they set rules that would allow for home delivery and the opening of so-called “cannabis cafes.”  

    A moratorium on marijuana stores in the largest city in western Massachusetts has been extended until the end of November. 

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The Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission will hold a series of listening sessions across the state before concluding in Pittsfield. 

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The Massachusetts Commissioner of Agriculture toured three farms in Berkshire County Wednesday to see how the region’s farm-to-table community and economy have been growing. 

Dalton Approves Ban On Plastic Bags

Jun 27, 2017
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Dalton has become the latest Western Massachusetts community to approve a ban on plastic bags.