If Alberta is the wild west and Ontario a bureaucratic capital, things move relatively smoothly in the Maritimes when it comes to cannabis retail. All three provinces of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Prince Edward Island opted to establish publicly run cannabis retail stores when cannabis was legalized, although New Brunswick is currently seeking to sell off their public […]
If Alberta is the wild west of Canadian cannabis retail, Ontario can be considered an imperial capital, a hub of bureaucracy, red tape, and ever changing regulations. Ontario has had a mired experience dealing with legal aspects of cannabis, whether it be a back-and-forth on public cannabis consumption to a constantly evolving cannabis retail model. […]
It’s said that the west is wild and for now that remains the case, at least when it comes to a continually burgeoning cannabis retail market in Alberta – the uncontested dominant player of retail cannabis in Canada. With a population of 4.3 million, Alberta accounts for roughly 11.5 percent of the Canadian population, and […]
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
This week on the show Sarah, Don, Jon and Doug talk AirBnB, the ward 7 by-election, cannabis and housing. Listen to “Short-Term Stays and Long-Term Solutions” on Spreaker.
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.
CBC Windsor – CBC Radio Canada ICI – December 7 2018 Le salon Higher Limits du centre-ville de Windsor a annoncé jeudi qu’il fermerait ses portes définitivement d’ici la fin de l’année en raison de la nouvelle réglementation provinciale qui favorise un Ontario sans fumée. Higher Limits qui a ouvert il y a trois ans se […]
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 – 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 – 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 […]