Asotin County marijuania moratorium is now official

CLARKSTON, WA - The Asotin county moratorium on weed is officially in place as of Monday morning.

After a lengthy process including a public forum, the county commission enacted the six month hold. The moratorium restricts the sale, distribution and growth of cannabis while the Planning and Zoning Commission figures out where pot businesses can open up.

The moratorium can be extended up to a year if the commission deems it necessary.