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Legal hemp, pot’s look-alike, creates quandary for police

Federal legalization of hemp arrived in the U.S. late last year and expanded an industry already booming because of the skyrocketing popularity of CBDs, a compound in hemp that many see as a health aid.

Williamsburg Police warns parents of vapes used for dabbing

Williamsburg Police say they have taken several hundred vapes or vaporizers that have marijuana in them, but are smoked like a regular E-cigarette.

Michigan to be first Midwest state to allow recreational pot

ASSOCIATED PRESS (ABC NEWS) - Michigan clears a threshold this week as the first state in the Midwest to allow marijuana for more than...

Lawrenceburg Police seize 16 marijuana plants

Officers with the Lawrenceburg Police Department say they seized 16 marijuana plants Tuesday morning.

Auditor accused of smoking pot in McDonald’s drive-thru

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - An auditor in the Kentucky Attorney General's office is accused of smoking marijuana in a McDonald's drive-thru lane. The State Journal...

Traffic stop leads to pot bust on I-24

A traffic stop on I-24 in Lyon County led to the discovery of more than 100-pounds of marijuana and a lot of cash, according to State Police.

Traffic stop leads to big marijuana bust

What began as a traffic stop for a minor violation ended with a major marijuana seizure and arrest in Madison County, according to State Police.

Man found passed out, arrested for trafficking marijuana

Deputies were called after a man was seen “passed out” at a gas station around 6 a.m. on January 16th.

Three arrested after troopers find 4 lbs of marijuana

The three riders, aged between 22 and 25 years old, were arrested after Troopers located approximately 4 pounds of suspected marijuana

Sheriff: Driver admits to smoking pot prior to crash

The Laurel County Sheriff's Office says a Corbin woman admitted she had smoked marijuana the night before and the day of a crash where she was driving on the wrong side of the road.

Mother arrested after 6-year-old found with pot at school

The Knox Co. Sheriff's Office has arrested the mother of a six-year-old child after the child came to school with marijuana.

A dangerous trend: Synthetic marijuana

It’s goes by many different names, like K2, spice, fake weed, moon rocks and others, but synthetic marijuana is no joking matter.

Man arrested for growing marijuana

Laurel County Sheriff’s Department reported that a man was arrested on Wednesday, after deputies found him growing marijuana in his front yard on Ray Johnson Road.

Locust Grove growing hemp in pilot program

Locust Grove, the 18th century home of the sister and brother-in-law of George Rogers Clark and William Clark, is growing industrial hemp.

Lexington mom accused of buying pot for daughter

Mother reportedly bought marijuana for her 13-year old daughter and another teenager.

Deputies Discover Over 100 Marijuana Plants Growing in Frankfort

The Franklin County Sheriff's Office has reported that 118 marijuana plants have been seized from a development in Frankfort.

Mercer County Deputies Make Large Pot Bust

Sheriff's deputies in Mercer County seize nearly $20,000 in pot plants after an investigation.

Campton Man Charged In Big Marijuana Bust In Powell County

The Powell County Sheriff said Beacher Campbell of Campton was charged with Trafficking in Marijuana. Investigators said they confiscated $15,000 in the bust.

Franklin Sheriff: 18 Pounds of Weed Found in Drug Bust

Deputies in Franklin County said a cell phone left on top of an officer's car led them to a very large drug bust on Friday.

I-64 Road Work Taking Place in Franklin County

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet will be sending workers out Tuesday evening to fill potholes on I-64 in Franklin County.

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