State officials say February was another good month for marijuana sales in Nevada. A Department of Taxation report issued Monday says taxable sales of adult-use marijuana topped $35.3 million for the month
Southern Idaho authorities stopped 44 pounds of marijuana from reaching their destination this past weekend. In a post on the Elmore County Sheriff's Facebook page, shows bags of marijuana confiscated in a traffic stop just west of Glenns Ferry on Saturday
The first month of legal sales of recreational marijuana in Nevada significantly outpaced the opening month of sales in other states where it's legal for adult use. The state Department of Taxation says Nevada dispensaries sold $27.1 million worth of pot in July.
State tax officials say the first month of legal sales of recreational marijuana in Nevada brought in more than $3.5 million in tax revenue. Nevada Tax Department spokeswoman Stephanie Klapstein told The Associated Press Thursday they are "good numbers" consistent with projections pot sales will generate $120 million in state taxes over the next two years.