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Morning Fizz

After Making Big Donations, Costco's Agenda Moves Forward in Olympia

Caffeinated news featuring booze money, U.S. House guests, U.S. House committees, car sharing, and walking out.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 01/20/2015

Opinion

Isn't It Weird That: Costco Version

Traditionally a major Democratic funder, Costco board member now contributing big to local GOP

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 07/31/2014

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: The Low Cost of Jobs and Survival

Today's picks for civic nerds

  • By Ezra Parter
  • Published 06/13/2014

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Good Work and Good Jobs

Today's picks for civic nerds.

  • By Ezra Parter
  • Published 06/12/2014

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: Awards and Accolades

Today's picks for civic nerds.

  • By Ezra Parter
  • Published 06/11/2014

PubliCalendar

PubliCalendar: A Listener-Powered Party and a Rally to #BringBackOurGirls

Today's picks for civic nerds.

  • By Ezra Parter
  • Published 05/30/2014

Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Grace Period

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring aPodments, double standards, and booze.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 04/02/2013

Opinion

Isn't It Weird That...

Some weird things we noticed about state revenues and city revenues.

  • By Josh Feit and Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 03/27/2013

Food News

Neighborhood Food News

Capitol Hill's 'rogue' farmers market, national love for Fran's Chocolates, and a shocking change to Costco's famed hot dog and soda combo.

  • By Katie Vincent
  • Published 02/06/2013

Visual Art

Would You Buy Fine Art from Costco?

The wholesaler is back in the affordable art business with Warhol screen prints and Matisse lithographs.

  • By Laura Dannen
  • Published 10/05/2012

Article

Liquor Privatization: The Fallout

The unintended (and intended) consequences of privatizing Washington state liquor sales.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 08/21/2012

Presidential Meal Deals

President Obama Likes Costco Hot Dogs, Too

During his recent visit to Seattle, POTUS sang the praises of the store's $1.50 dog-and-soda combo.

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 07/26/2012

Jolt

June Jolt: What We Missed, Losers Edition

The day's losers ... and losers.

  • By Afternoon Jolt
  • Published 07/09/2012

Jolt

Thursday Jolt: Sore Loser

The day's winners & losers.

  • By Afternoon Jolt
  • Published 01/12/2012

News

Extra Fizz: Unions Sue to Block Liquor Law

Unions sue to overturn 1183, arguing that it violates the "single-subject rule" in the state constitution.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 12/06/2011

This Washington

Costco Conference Call with Grocers Fails to End Dispute Over Liquor Privatization

Independent grocers not persuaded to back off demands for changes to liquor law.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 11/15/2011

On Other Blogs

Washington State Wire: Small Grocers Want In On Liquor Sales

Washington State Wire: Now that voters have privatized liquor sales for Costco, small grocers want in on the action.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 11/11/2011

Jolt

Wednesday Morning Jolt: State Rejects Both Liquor Distribution Bids

The morning's winners and losers.

  • By Afternoon Jolt
  • Published 11/02/2011

News

Costco Is the 99 Percent

Costco drops another $2.3 million on its campaign to privatize liquor sales.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 10/18/2011

News

Costco Drops Another $2.8 Million; Times Loves Mini-Marts

Your one-stop shop for today's local campaign news, gossip, and analysis.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 10/12/2011
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