State line pot shops latest flashpoint in Idaho-Oregon border debate


Steven Meland, co-owner of Hotbox Farms in Ontario now employs close to fifty people with plans to hire more as his business keeps expanding.

There is a marijuana boom in Ontario, Oregon, just across the river from the Boise metro area where pot is illegal. It’s the latest flashpoint for conservatives who want to annex eastern Oregon.

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