Cottage Grove Considers Marijuana Tax

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — Another local municipality is considering a tax on marijuana. At Monday night’s Cottage Grove City Council meeting, leaders will discuss a 10-percent tax on recreational pot, should it be legalized in November. The proposed ordinance would not include a tax on medical marijuana. Though Measure 91 does not allow cities or … Continue reading »

OSP Arrests Two, Seizes 26 Pounds of Pot

COTTAGE GROVE, Ore. — A traffic stop on I-5 led to the arrests of two Minnesota men and the seizure of about 26 pounds of marijuana. On Tuesday, an OSP trooper stopped a car near Cottage Grove for a traffic violation. A search of the vehicle turned up the drugs, valued at about $65,000. Gregory … Continue reading »