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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
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Grace Period

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

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 04/02/2013
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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
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Morning Fizz

Morning Fizz: Getting Rid of Restrictions

Caffeinated News & Gossip featuring booze, boots on the ground, and holdovers.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 03/01/2013
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On Other Blogs Today

On Other Blogs Today: Troubled History, Misdemeanors, and First Right of Refusal

Our daily roundup.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 01/25/2013
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On Other Blogs

On Other Blogs Today: Booze, Transit, and Twinkies

Our daily roundup.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 11/19/2012
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Booze in a Box

The Next Wave of Mega Liquor Stores Arrives

Total Wine and More expands to Tukwila, a giant beer store makes inroads in Renton, and Bevmo! sets its sights on a Ballard address.

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 09/07/2012
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Article

Liquor Privatization: The Fallout

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

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 08/21/2012
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On Other Blogs

On Other Blogs Today: Job Losses, Road Closures, Parks Funding, and More

Our daily roundup.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 08/17/2012
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This Washington

Liquor Sales, Post-Privatization: Down, But Not Out

The results from the first month of state liquor privatization are in, and although sales are down, state regulators say it's far too soon to draw conclusions. Image via Washington Budget and Policy Center.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 08/13/2012
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Jolt

June Jolt: What We Missed, Losers Edition

The day's losers ... and losers.

  • By Afternoon Jolt
  • Published 07/09/2012
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Coming Soon

Total Wine and More Headed to Bellevue

The wine (and spirits) superstore makes its 1183-inspired appearance in late June.

  • By Allecia Vermillion
  • Published 05/02/2012
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Opinion

Liquor Control Board Should Allow Cities to Petition for Later Bar Hours

Five Point owner Dave Meinert says the debate over later liquor hours should be about local control, not whether later hours (or liquor) are good or bad.

  • By David Meinert
  • Published 04/27/2012
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Morning Fizz

That Line of Reasoning

Thursday Edition. Caffeinated News & Gossip.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 04/26/2012
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This Washington

Four Seattle Liquor Stores to Shut Down Early

The state liquor control board closes 14 stores---four of them in Seattle---more than a month before the June 1 switch to private liquor sales.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 04/25/2012
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Morning Fizz

No Word from the Religious Fundamentalists

Monday Edition. Caffeinated news & gossip.

  • By Morning Fizz
  • Published 03/19/2012
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Jolt

Monday Jolt: Liquor Privatization Stands

The day's winners & losers.

  • By Josh Feit
  • Published 03/19/2012
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Food News Roundup

Neighborhood Food News: More Pasta at Il Corvo and Dine Around Seattle Is Coming Right Up

Plus: Cheese field trips with Calf and Kid, Proletariat Pizza delivers, and more.

  • By Anne Larkin
  • Published 02/29/2012
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News

Another Lawsuit Filed to Stop Liquor Privatization Measure

Another lawsuit is filed against the liquor-privatization initiative.

  • By Erica C. Barnett
  • Published 12/07/2011

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
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