Proposition AA http://kajx.org en Retail Marijuana: Pricey Pot in Carbondale http://kajx.org/post/retail-marijuana-pricey-pot-carbondale <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">When recreational marijuana goes on sale for adults age 21 and older next year, the most expensive buds in the Roaring Fork Valley will likely be in Carbondale. Voters there passed a 5 percent tax on both retail and wholesale pot this month. And, new statewide taxes will increase the price even more. As Aspen Public Radio’s Marci </span>Krivonen<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> reports, some Carbondale marijuana businesses are preparing for higher-priced pot.</span></p><p> Mon, 18 Nov 2013 15:33:41 +0000 Marci Krivonen 10435 at http://kajx.org Retail Marijuana: Pricey Pot in Carbondale Report: Roaring Fork Valley has Highest Rate of Teen Marijuana Use in the State http://kajx.org/post/report-roaring-fork-valley-has-highest-rate-teen-marijuana-use-state <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Voters in Colorado passed new taxes on retail marijuana that will help pay for fixes to school buildings in disrepair. Proposition AA establishes excise and sales taxes on recreational pot that’s allowed to be sold to adults 21 and older. Besides raising money for schools, the taxes will also fund regulation of the new retail industry.</span></p><p> Fri, 08 Nov 2013 17:04:38 +0000 Marci Krivonen 10015 at http://kajx.org Report: Roaring Fork Valley has Highest Rate of Teen Marijuana Use in the State