First Indigenous Cannabis Licence Holder Can Finally Turn the Lights on at New Dispensary


Zachary Lacelle, owner of Northern Zen Cannabis wasn’t sure what to expect on the opening weekend of his new business. The recreational cannabis dispensary is located on Osprey Miikan on Nipissing First Nations, just off Highway 17, west of North Bay. “It is going pretty good. I just hope that the community supports local business,” said Lacelle. “I was one of eight to receive a licence when Ontario did a second lottery. I didn’t get…