Local marijuana retail store prepares for Friday opening

Published at 6:22 a.m. on July 8, 2014 | Modified at 6:22 a.m. on July 8, 2014

With the pulsing sound of the security alarm system test in the background Monday afternoon 420 Carpenter owner Chad Champagne outlines his business goals while expecting brisk sales when he opens his licensed marijuana retail store Friday at noon. Staff video by Steve Bloom

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