• Smith Falls town back to high times after cannabis creates 800 jobs, saving community

    8 monthes ago - By National Post

    SMITHS FALLS, Ont. - The place pot put on the map, weed capital of Canada, the little town that marijuana saved - folks in Smiths Falls have many ways of describing their community's transformation, but all of them stick to a common theme.
    The Ontario community, home to fewer than 9,000 people, had become all too familiar with the pain of economic hardship over the years.
    It now finds itself in an envious position: at the leading edge of the global, multibillion-dollar cannabis industry.
    The area, about an hour's drive southwest of Ottawa, is home to the headquarters for Tweed Inc. and...
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