2 retail locations open in city as recreational pot becomes legal in Canada.

About 250 pot enthusiasts bundled up against the cold and lined up outside one of Calgary’s two new cannabis retail shops early Wednesday morning, keen to be among the first customers on Day 1 of legal recreational cannabis in Canada.

Security and Calgary police were on hand for any necessary crowd control at 420 Premium Market as it got ready to open for business at 10 a.m. in a strip mall at 9737 Macleod Trail S.W.

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