Cannabis plants are kept in storage areas at a medicinal marijuana dispensary in Olympia. In Pierce County, officials are warning dispensaries to obtain licenses or cease sales.
Cannabis plants are kept in storage areas at a medicinal marijuana dispensary in Olympia. In Pierce County, officials are warning dispensaries to obtain licenses or cease sales. Steve Bloom Staff photographer
Cannabis plants are kept in storage areas at a medicinal marijuana dispensary in Olympia. In Pierce County, officials are warning dispensaries to obtain licenses or cease sales. Steve Bloom Staff photographer

Pierce County will start shutting down unregulated pot dispensaries in a year

July 27, 2015 4:13 PM