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Two residents of Humboldt County explain how marijuana first took root in the area, and how the pot industry changed this small corner of Northern California.

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KQED and CIR have a long-standing partnership that allows both organizations to cover more ground, ask more questions, and look for more solutions to what ails California.

'Republic of Cannabis' is the result of many months of reporting, spanning from the San Diego/Mexico border to Humboldt and Mendocino Counties.

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