Cannabis concerns for community

After finally issuing its first cultivation license last December, the Kahnawake Cannabis Control Board (KCCB) continues to move along in its day-to-day operations with the ultimate goal of opening the industry to the general public. But it’s been a struggle, to say the least, especially on the political side of

Health Canada, Kahnawake reach pact

LAURENCE BRISSON DUBREUIL THE EASTERN DOOR In the latest effort to move toward entering the cannabis industry, the Mohawk Council of Kahnawake (MCK) announced that on Monday, July 5, they signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Health Canada. With respect to cannabis cultivation and processing on the territory, the agreement provides

Cannabis law creeps closer to finish line

According to Mohawk Council of Kahnawake (MCK) chief Tonya Perron, the Cannabis Control Law draft regulations are now 95 percent complete, bringing the community closer to finally entering the cannabis industry. Perron said that although the Cannabis Control Board meets every two weeks to discuss the regulations, enactment and implementation of