Medical marijuana to be available to Pennsylvanians this week

Medical marijuana will be available for patients at approved dispensaries Feb.15

HARRISBURG, DAUPHIN COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) - Pennsylvania’s first batches of medical marijuana will be available at six approved dispensaries by the end of the week.

Governor Tom Wolf says Cresco Yeltrah-Butler in Butler will begin selling marijuana to qualified patients on Thursday.

“Pennsylvanians have been waiting years for this moment,” Governor Wolf said. “Medical marijuana is legal, safe and now available to Pennsylvanians suffering from 17 serious medical conditions. In less than two years, we have developed a regulatory infrastructure, approved physicians as practitioners, certified patients to participate and launched a new industry to help thousands find relief from their debilitating symptoms.”


Patients are encouraged to contact the dispensary directly before visiting to see if an appointment is required. Medical marijuana will be available at the following dispensaries this week:

Feb. 15
  • Cresco Yeltrah-Butler, 201 Pillow St. Butler, PA, 724-712-0705
Feb. 16
  • Keystone Canna Remedies, 1309 Stefko Blvd., Bethlehem, PA, 484-408-6122
  • Solevo-Squirrel Hill, 5600 Forward Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15217, 412-422-0420
  • Organic Remedies-Enola, 4425 Valley Road, Enola, PA 17025, 717-562-7758
Feb. 17

To date, 10 dispensaries and 10 grower/processors have been approved to operate. Cresco Yeltrah is the first grower/processor to begin delivery to dispensaries.


Don't Miss

  • Text Alerts
    Copyright 2018 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
  • Road to the Olympics
    Copyright 2018 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
  • Big Race Daytona
    Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
  • Hidden History

Trending Stories

Latest News

Video Center