Original cannabis journalism for Canadians

Farewell from The Leaf News

After two years of reporting on cannabis legalization in Canada, The Leaf News is closing down.

Dear Herb: Goodbye, and thanks for all the questions

Province rolls out education campaign for cannabis edibles

Solomon Israel

Possession pardons beneficial but not perfect, recipient says

Solomon Israel

Quebec government raises age to buy weed, but industry hopes it won't be forever

Solomon Israel


Dear Herb: I'm registered to grow medical cannabis. Can I legally export my crop?

Hexo shares slip as it reports $56.7M Q4 loss

Armina Ligaya, The Canadian Press

New, recyclable cannabis containers ready for blue bin

Solomon Israel

Bonify cannabis sales licence reinstated by Health Canada

Solomon Israel

The Liberals are back. What does that mean for cannabis policy?

A year of legal cannabis in Canada, by the numbers

Solomon Israel

Weed a $2.4M loser in Manitoba

Solomon Israel

Since Ottawa legalized marijuana it's been pretty mellow

Solomon Israel

World News

A brief look at provincial vaping regulations

The Canadian Press

With the growing popularity of e-cigarettes, or vaping, health organizations across the country have been pressing for action to limit what they see as a health threat — particularly to young Canadians. The following is a brief summary of the regulatory measures provinces and territories have enacted in an attempt to deal with the situation.

Nova Scotia bans flavoured e-cigarettes

Keith Doucette, The Canadian Press

The Second Cup to buy Ottawa chain Bridgehead

Aleksandra Sagan, The Canadian Press

US Rep. Denny Heck of Washington state to retire after term

Gene Johnson, The Associated Press

Cannabis blog using former Motherisk site

Liam Casey, The Canadian Press

TORONTO - A Toronto children's hospital took the blame on Wednesday for allowing a website it once operated to be taken over by a cannabis company.

Wayland Group files for creditor protection

The Canadian Press

TORONTO - Cannabis company Wayland Group Corp. says it has filed for creditor protection to give it more time to raise money and consider restructuring deals.