West Virginia's first medical cannabis dispensary to open in Morgantown – The Daily Athenaeum – thedaonline
Trulieve Cannabis Corporation announced in a press release Monday that it will be opening a medical cannabis dispensary in Morgantown — a first for Trulieve and West Virginia.
The dispensary will be open to patients on Nov. 12 following a ribbon cutting ceremony, located at 1397 Earl L. Core Road in Sabraton.
Trulieve also announced a second dispensary will be opening in Weston on Monday, Nov. 15.
“We’re thrilled to be first to market in West Virginia and to continue building the foundation for the West Virginia’s emerging medical cannabis market,” said Trulieve CEO Kim Rivers in the press release. “Our team is especially eager to leverage our first-mover advantage to bolster local economies by creating sustainable jobs and investing in marginalized communities. We look forward to serving West Virginia patients, who have been patiently waiting for this day to arrive, with an unparalleled retail experience and the high-quality medical cannabis products they can rely on for safe and effective relief.”
West Virginia registered, age-verified patients with a valid medical cannabis card can access Trulieve’s products.
Trulieve first announced plans to enter West Virginia in February 2021 after securing four dispensary permits from the state’s Office of Medical Cannabis. In July, the company