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Alaska board approves businesses for onsite marijuana use

In 2012, the ER saw an average of one patient every other day with a marijuana-caused problem....
In 2012, the ER saw an average of one patient every other day with a marijuana-caused problem. By 2016, the count was two to three per day. (Source: Cannabis Tours/MGN)
Published: Jan. 24, 2020 at 6:12 AM AKST
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The board that regulates legal marijuana in Alaska has approved the first businesses that will be allowed to offer onsite use of cannabis products in the state.

On votes of 3-2, the Marijuana Control Board approved applications by GoodSinse LLC in Fairbanks and Cannabis Corner in Ketchikan.

Daniel Peters with GoodSinse called the approval a dream come true.

His was the first of the two applications to be approved.

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