Liquor law must be changed

Liquor law must be changed

There are 2 comments on the ArgusLeader.com story from Feb 21, 2008, titled Liquor law must be changed. In it, ArgusLeader.com reports that:

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emily etiquette

Milbank, SD

#1 Mar 5, 2008
BOYCOTT THE BROOKINGS LIQUOR STORE!
The liquor law in Brookings, SD is bordering illegal and should be challenged in the US Supreme Court, but no one has the guts to challenge the rich people in Brookings who own the one and only liquor store. The law clearly creates a monopoly, which is illegal. Though typical of small town 'greed' mentality of business owners - who want to get rich by offering limited consumer services, everyone needs to realize they can get 3 times more for their money in Sioux Falls liquor stores, Sams, HyVee grocery. If people don't want to change the law, fine, let it stay, but for those of us who enjoy getting more for our money, let us ALL boycott and take our hard-earned money to Sioux Falls where we can get twice as much than if we purchase locally. Same goes for the Brookings gas pricing - Brookings is known for it's gas cartel, let's all go to Volga or Lake Benton, where gas is 10-15 cents cheaper per gallon.
bill

Brookings, SD

#2 Mar 5, 2008
She is right, this town blows. Im moving back to Sioux Falls when school is done.

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