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Encinitas cannabis measure headed for ballot in 2020

Encinitas voters will get to weigh in again in 2020 on an initiative that would allow a range of cannabis-related activities in the city, from storefronts to cultivation to cannabis kitchens where edible marijuana-laced products would be made.

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  • Six candidates to run in Encinitas council election

    Six candidates to run in Encinitas council election

    Three incumbents and three challengers will vie for a trio of seats on the Encinitas city council this November. In Encinitas, voters will be able to select their choice for the mayor, as well as districts three and four, if they live within one of those area’s boundaries. District three represents...

  • Holy Fire dogs arrive at Rancho Coastal Humane Society

    Holy Fire dogs arrive at Rancho Coastal Humane Society

    The latest refugees-on-four-paws have been transferred to the Rancho Coastal Humane Society in Encinitas as a result of the Holy Fire that has devastated parts of Riverside County and Orange Counties. RCHS has long been known as the San Diego area animal shelter that greeted pets from disaster...

  • Herb Taft selected as new captain for North Coastal sheriff's station

    Herb Taft selected as new captain for North Coastal sheriff's station

    Herb Taft was selected Aug. 7 to take over for former Captain John Maryon, who was promoted in late July to the commander of the county's court services bureau.

  • Cancer patients find strength through exercise, camaraderie

    Cancer patients find strength through exercise, camaraderie

    June Steffy understands the importance of exercise. Her daily routines have helped her stay in shape, battle two forms of cancer since 2014 and prepare her for an upcoming marathon in November — despite still being on targeted chemotherapy drugs twice a day. Steffy, who was diagnosed with early-stage...

  • Encinitas Crime Report (Aug. 1 to Aug. 5)

    Aug. 5 • Misdemeanor possession of controlled substance paraphernalia - Interstate 5 Ramp/Leucadia, 8:54 p.m. • Misdemeanor possession of controlled substance - 0 E block D Street, 12:48 p.m. • Felony take vehicle without owner's consent/vehicle theft - 1200 block Calle Christopher, 12:10 a.m. ...

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