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Borough considers amending liquor license setback

...change to the Kenai Peninsula Borough code requiring liquor stores to be at least 500 feet from a church or school.The...she protested the change because it could allow more liquor stores in communities and increase access for youth."I know...
Still plenty to sort out with alcohol, marijuana regulations

...introduce an ordinance to change borough code requiring liquor stores to be at least 500 feet from schools or churches. The...board, fair? In the case of distance requirements for liquor stores, does that extra 200 feet make a difference? Does...
Ninilchik Trading hits roadblock with liquor license

...Ninilchik already has a packaged liquor store - Twin River Liquors - and under...Liquor, also tried to move his liquor store to the highway, where it would...highway and still wants to move his liquor store there. "I was told by the borough...
Big John's opens new package store on K-Beach

...Lane thanks to the renovations and opening of a new liquor store at Big John's Chevron. Now locals as well as visitors...kind of world record," he said. Big John's new liquor store carries a variety of popular beverages including some...
Riots in Baltimore over man's death in police custody

...there is a connection.The smell of burned rubber wafted in the air in one neighborhood where youths were looting a liquor store. Police stood still nearby as people drank looted alcohol. Glass and trash littered the streets, and other small...

...folks laugh along."Maybe it will draw tourists," said Theresa Hancock, deputy mayor of the city and a downtown liquor store owner. She suggested an Alfred Hitchcock night.But their frustration is serious.Droppings get so thick, public...
Residents prepare to leave as Funny River fire grows swiftly

...that information about the fire was being posted at the liquor store. "That's basically the community center," one...up a cloud of gravel and dust as they pulled into the liquor store parking lot mid-morning Thursday. The two headed...

...keep making a separate stop at a liquor store after the supermarket or convenience...legitimately drawn a line by allowing only liquor stores to sell cold beer.Expanding the sale of cold beer beyond liquor stores, taverns and restaurants would...
What others say: Alaska needs rational liquor laws

...tastings, and they can't sell their product over the counter. They can only sell to a middleman who distributes it to liquor stores, bars and restaurants.On Wednesday, the labor and commerce committee of the Alaska House approved HB309, which...
Police arrest Homer man in liquor store robbery

Using some old-fashioned detective work combined with modern cell-phone records tracing, Homer Police at about 8 p.m. Friday arrested a Homer man they said robbed at gunpoint the Grog Shop on Dec. 26. Michael R. McClendon, 29, was taken without incident near his Main Street home. He's charged with first-degree robbery, third-degree assault, theft of a firearm, first-degree misconduct involving weapons for felon in possession of a firearm, and tampering with physical evidence.


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