The board tasked with writing rules for Alaska's recreational marijuana industry voted Friday to allow for people to use pot at certain stores that will sell it, a first among the four states that have legalized the drug.
An Anchorage woman is looking for spice users and asking them to destroy their synthetic drug in exchange for marijuana.
The city council in North Pole, Alaska, rejected a measure Monday that would have banned marijuana dispensaries. Marijuana became legal in Alaska in February, and sales begin next year.
Anchorage police have served search warrants at marijuana activist Charlo Greene's Alaska Cannabis Club. Greene made headlines last year when she quit her job on live TV and threw down the gauntlet in support of cannabis legalization.