A flag flies in front of a store Aug. 3, 2017, in Nipton, California. American Green Inc., one of the nation’s largest cannabis companies, announced it has bought the entire 80-acre desert town.
A flag flies in front of a store Aug. 3, 2017, in Nipton, California. American Green Inc., one of the nation’s largest cannabis companies, announced it has bought the entire 80-acre desert town. John Locher AP file
A flag flies in front of a store Aug. 3, 2017, in Nipton, California. American Green Inc., one of the nation’s largest cannabis companies, announced it has bought the entire 80-acre desert town. John Locher AP file