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Vote To Approve Marijuana Dispensary In Elko Indian Colony Expected Wednesday

A vote to approve a marijuana dispensary and casino in the Elko Indian Colony will be heard Wednesday.

The Elko Daily Free Press reportsa heated discussion was held on the issue Sunday during a meeting of the Elko Band Council of the Te-Moak Tribe of Western Shoshone.

Yerington, Ely and Moapa Valley already have medical marijuana dispensaries, and on January 1 can opt to sell recreational marijuana.