When's the Ravenswood medical cannabis dispensary opening?

Katelyn Waltemyer
Jackson Newspapers
Mountaineer Medical Care is expected to have inventory at its Ravenswood dispensary by the end of 2021.

RAVENSWOOD — Mountaineer Integrated Care is preparing to have inventory at its Ravenswood dispensary by the end of 2021, the company's co-founder Andrew Wilson said. 

Wilson said there are more than 2,800 patients registered across the state. 

The company has a growing and processing facility in Mineral County in addition to its dispensary permit in Ravenswood. The group is excited to finally make its way to Ravenswood. 

"Patients have been waiting four years to get access to products that are going to benefit them from a health standpoint," Wilson said. 

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So far, Ronald Greer is the only doctor in Jackson County registered to prescribe medical cannabis to patients. 

— Katelyn Waltemyer (she/her) is the General Assignment and Enterprise Reporter for Jackson Newspapers in Jackson County, West Virginia. Have a news tip on local government or education? Or a good feature? You can reach Katelyn at kwaltemyer@jacksonnewspapers.com. Follow her on Twitter @Kate_Waltemyer.