News Archive

TELEVISION

October 2016 - HCI launches awareness campaign against opiate abuse - WAND TV

October 2016 - Campaign against Opiates touts medical marijuana as alternative - WCIA TV

October 2016 - Local dispensary fighting Opiate Abuse - WICS TV

August 2016 DEA doesn't change Federal marijuana restrictions - WICS TV  

June 2016 - State's medical marijuana sales increase in May - WAND TV Decatur

May 2016 - Bill would add PTSD to medical marijuana conditions list - WICS TV Springfield

April 2016 - Lawmakers reject medical marijuana warning label - WCIA TV Champaign

March 29, 2016 - First month of Medical marijuana business good for Springfield, patients - WAND TV

March 8, 2016 - Springfield dispensary "cautiously optimistic" about it's future - WICS TV

February 18, 2016 - Opening day for Springfield's first medical marijuana dispensary - WICS TV

February 15, 2016 - Hospitals differ in handling doctor recommendations for Marijuana - FOX Springfield

February 15, 2016 - Medical Marijuana Dispensary close to opening - WCIA TV

February 15, 2016 - Medical marijuana dispensary opens in Springfield - WICS TV

February 1, 2016 - Springfield marijuana dispensary to open in February - WICS TV

February 1, 2016 - HCI Alternatives previews medical marijuana dispensary in Springfield - WAND TV

February 1, 2016 -Springfield's first medical marijuana dispensary close to opening - WCIA TV

February 1, 2016 - Illinois' largest medical marijuana facility to open in Springfield - WTVO Rockford

January 25, 2016 - Medical marijuana dispensary opens in Metro-east - KSDK TV

January 25, 2016 - 1st St. Louis  area medical marijuana dispensary to open Monday - KMOV TV 

January 6, 2016 - A look inside the metro-easts first medical cannabis dispensary - KSDK TV

January 6, 2016 - First medical cannabis dispensary set to open in Collinsville - Fox2 St. Louis 

December 16, 2015 -  Illinois to Consider Adding More Illnesses the Medical Marijuana Program - WICS TV

November 3, 2015 - Security is paramount at Collinsville med. marijuana dispensary - Fox2

 

RADIO

October 2016 - Dispensary campaign against opiates starts today - WJBC Bloomington

October 2016 - Medical marijuana viewed as alternative to opiates - Peoria Public Radio

October 2016 - HCI CEO talks about dispensary public awareness campaign against Opiate abuse - WMAY

October 2016 - Medical Cannabis group starts anti-opiate campaign - WTAX AM

February 18, 2016 - HCI's Jay Cook talks with Bishop On Air about opening day - WMAY AM

February 15, 2016 - HCI Alternatives set to open in downtown Springfield - WTAX AM

February 1- 2016 -Greg Bishop talks with HCI CEO Chris Stone about Springfield's opening - WMAY AM

February 1, 2016 - Medical marijuana dispensary set to open in Springfield - WTAX AM

January 25, 2016 - Medical marijuana dispensary opens in Collinsville - St. Louis Public Radio

January 25, 2016 - Metro East's first medical marijuana dispensary opens today - KMOX St. Louis

January 6, 2016 - A look at metro-east's first cannabis dispensary - KMOX St. Louis

December 31, 2015 - Springfield Marijuana dispensary aiming for January opening - WMAY AM

November 20, 2015 -  HCI talks to AM Springfield about the benefits of Medical Cannabis - WFMB AM

 

PRINT

December 2, 2016 - HCI Alternatives praises Cannabis as solution to opioids - Belleville News Democrat

August 11, 2016 -  Illinois loosens medical cannabis rules - Illinois Times 

June 5, 2016 - New medical cannabis bill will give boost to metro-east dispensary- Belleville News

June 2, 2016 - Taking Root- Illinois' Medical Medical Marijuana Program wins big - Illinois Times

February 19, 2016 - Medical marijuana dispensary opens for first time - SJR

February 1, 2016 - Inside Springfield's First medical pot shop - Illinois Times

February 1, 2016 - Springfield's first medical marijuana dispensary to open Feb. 15 - SJR

January 25, 2016 - First Metro East marijuana dispensary opens Monday - St. Louis Post Dispatch

January 25, 2016 - Illinois' first Metro East medical marijuana dispensary opens - Chicago Sun Times

January 14, 2016 - Collinsville Medical Marijuana dispensary hashes out final details - Alestle News

January 6, 2016 - First metro-east medical marijuana dispensary to open soon - St. Louis Post-Dispatch

January 6, 2016 - Strict security in place at metro-east's first medical cannabis dispensary - Belleville News

December 28, 2015 - Doctor's hesitant to prescribe medical marijuana, even though it's legal - Belleville News

December 27, 2015 - Medical marijuana big business lures ex-law enforcers - ABC News

December 20, 2015 - Opening of Springfield dispensary coming soon  - SJR

December 20, 2015 - Patience, deep pockets, needed for Illinois medical Marijuana program - Decatur Herald

December 18, 2015 - Pots adds come to Springfield - Illinois Times