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LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Commissioners’ near marijuana ban “shocking”


Even more shocking than Kelly Emerson’s resignation is how close our Island County commissioners came to banning marijuana use in Island County.

The people of Washington state voted in favor of the legalization of marijuana, and that law should stand in our county without issue.



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