How one rural county reacted to the idea of legalizing marijuana

  • Ed Mahon

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As I was driving through Somerset County last week, I ended up pretty close to some giant wind turbines. Later, I checked out this StateImpact Pennsylvania story to learn more about them. –Ed Mahon, PA Post reporter/guest writer

A larger share of opponents

Mark Hogan, 59, attended a forum on March 7, 2019, at North Star High School in Somerset County.

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Mark Hogan, 59, attended a forum on March 7, 2019, at North Star High School in Somerset County. He is opposed to legalizing recreational marijuana.

Best of the rest

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Lancaster County District Attorney Craig Stedman, center, speaks to reporters Dec. 6, 2018 in this file photo.


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