Category: Jon Liedtke Media Coverage

  • CTV WINDSOR: Advance polls offer drive-thru voting

    CTV WINDSOR: Advance polls offer drive-thru voting

    Windsor residents can begin casting their votes in the upcoming municipal election this week, with advance polls opening up Wednesday. The first of eight early voting opportunities opens at 10 a.m. Oct. 5 at the Capri Pizzeria Recreation Complex, closing at 8 p.m. When the weekend rolls around, voters can head to Mic Mac Park […]

  • AM800: DAN MACDONALD: CITY WAITING ON HEALTH CANADA TO ADDRESS BACKYARD CANNABIS GROW ODOURS

    AM800: DAN MACDONALD: CITY WAITING ON HEALTH CANADA TO ADDRESS BACKYARD CANNABIS GROW ODOURS

    Original Broadcast: May 4 2021Original Broadcast Link: https://www.iheartradio.ca/am800/shows/the-dan-macdonald-show-1.10241418 Am800’s Dan MacDonald invited Jon Liedtke to join him on The Dan MacDonald show to discuss the City of Windsor holding back on whether to address backyard cannabis smell concerns following a Health Canada pubic input period. Councillor Gary Kashak has heard complaints from residents surounding the […]

  • AM800: The Dan MacDonald Show – Roundtable Friday

    AM800: The Dan MacDonald Show – Roundtable Friday

    AM800 – Dan MacDonald Show – Feb 14 2020 Roundtable FridayFeaturing: Councillor Bortolin (Ward 3), Yvonne Pilon (CEO WEtech), Jon Liedtke (Cannabis specialist). All join Dan MacDonald to discuss airplane etiquette, First Nation protests, and tech privacy. https://www.iheartradio.ca/am800/audio/dan-macdonald-show-roundtable-discussion-1.10569206?mode=Article

  • AM800: Dan MacDonald Show: Ontario Cannabis Lounge Consultations

    AM800: Dan MacDonald Show: Ontario Cannabis Lounge Consultations

    AM800: Dan MacDonald: Feb 11, 2020 9:30am: Ontario considers cannabis lounges and cafes as part of future open market – Good idea? Where should they go?Interview – Jon Liedke, Cannabis Specialist. Jon Liedtke joins Dan MacDonald to talk about Ontario government cannabis lounge consultations which could allow onsite cannabis edible sale & consumption.

  • CTV Windsor: Higher Limits to close due to new provincial regulations

    CTV Windsor: Higher Limits to close due to new provincial regulations

    CTV Windsor – Dec 7 2018 A downtown marijuana lounge has announced it is closing. Higher Limits will shut its doors at the end of 2018. Owner Jon Liedtke made the announcement through news release Thursday night.  “Higher Limits is proud to have provided a safe place for medical cannabis patients to consume their medication […]

  • BLACKBURN NEWS: No concern in Windsor about legal pot in Michigan

    BLACKBURN NEWS: No concern in Windsor about legal pot in Michigan

    Blackburn News – Mark Brown – December 6, 2018 It is now legal to light up in Windsor’s American neighbour, but cannabis advocates are not expecting much of a change. Recreational marijuana became legal in Michigan as of 12:01 a.m. Thursday, after voters last month approved a statewide ballot measure to make the Wolverine State […]

  • BLACKBURN NEWS: Medical cannabis lounge to close its doors

    BLACKBURN NEWS: Medical cannabis lounge to close its doors

    Blackburn News – Kirk Dickinson – December 6, 2018 Citing government regulations, a medical cannabis lounge in Windsor’s downtown core has announced that it will be closing. Higher Limits owner Jon Liedtke issued a statement Thursday evening and said the business will cease operation at the end of this year. Liedtke said while the owners of Higher […]

  • CBC WINDSOR: Medical cannabis lounge Higher Limits closing due to Ont. regulations

    CBC WINDSOR: Medical cannabis lounge Higher Limits closing due to Ont. regulations

    CBC News – Dec 06, 2018 Changes to Ontario’s smoking laws have forced a medical cannabis lounge in downtown Windsor to shut down. Higher Limits announced Thursday it will be closing for good by the end of the year. “[We] have been notified and warned by the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit that both employees and customers are […]

  • AM800: PROVINCE DETAILS THE PLACES YOU CAN SMOKE POT

    AM800: PROVINCE DETAILS THE PLACES YOU CAN SMOKE POT

    AM800 – RUSTY THOMSON – September 27 2018 Ontario residents will be able to smoke recreational cannabis wherever the smoking of tobacco is permitted. The Ontario government made the announcement Wednesday, loosening rules established by the previous Liberal regime. Under previous consumption rules, those over 19 would have only been able to smoke cannabis in a […]

  • AM800: WINDSOR MARIJUANA ACTIVIST APPLAUDS DECISION OVER POT SALES

    AM800: WINDSOR MARIJUANA ACTIVIST APPLAUDS DECISION OVER POT SALES

    AM800 – ROB HINDI – August 14 2018 The co-owner of Higher Limits in downtown Windsor is applauding the new Ford government’s decision to allow private retailers to sell cannabis in Ontario. Jon Liedtke calls it a “huge step in the right direction.” The province is scrapping the previous Liberal government’s plan to sell pot through government-run […]