• BC to have only one store selling cannabis on first day of legalization

    7 days ago - By National Post

    VANCOUVER - On the morning of Oct. 17, British Columbians shouldn't expect to wake up and see marijuana stores opening their doors.
    At least that's the message from the province's minister of public safety and solicitor general, Mike Farnworth.
    In a news release issued Sunday, Farnworth said the government's first and only BC Cannabis Store will open in Kamloops and more retail locations are “anticipated” in the following months, with over 100 paid applications in various stages of entry.
    The government is also hoping to launch an online sales platform to ensure British Columbians can...
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