Should Bangor, Maine, get into the marijuana business?

3/21/17–The mayor of Bangor, Maine, has proposed the possibility of opening a city-run retail marijuana shop. Council chair Joe Baldacci believes it would help the city keep control over the way marijuana is sold, while ensuring revenue stays local. In order to open a city-run store, Baldacci said the council would have to create a nonprofit that manages it. He said it would be the sole vendor of pot in the city. Read