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Kara Marxer
April 16, 2019 - 6:16 am
Now that Kansas has dropped an old post-prohibition law regarding strong beer sales, the Anheuser-Busch brewing company has decided to pay a celebratory visit. Beginning April 1, grocery and convenience stores have been able to sell strong beer. Before, they were only allowed to sell cereal malt...
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Rebecca Crockett
February 07, 2019 - 7:43 pm
Kansas City, MO - The US government shutdown may be over, but a metro brewer is still feeling the effects. The shutdown put label approvals on hold for brewers across the country, including here in Kansas City. Originally set to debut this month, Martin City Brewery planned to introduce three new...
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Boulevard Beer
Jim Cunningham
April 25, 2018 - 5:00 am
Kansas City, MO - After years of bottling their beer, Boulevard Brewing Company is now going to sell its product in cans. Company officials say their $10 million canning line is now fully operational, completing the final phase of Boulevard's expansion plan that started in 2004. The canning line,...
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Beaver Brewery at Mo's Place
Jim Cunningham
September 11, 2017 - 6:46 am
Two guys from Kansas City are living out their dream, even if a lot of people believe it's in the middle of nowhere. Beaver, Kansas is situated along a dirt road about 30 minutes south of Interstate 70, north of Great Bend. The population is 17. It's an unlikely spot to put a microbrewery and...
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Marc LaVoie
April 19, 2017 - 7:12 am
Gov. Sam Brownback signed a bill into law Tuesday to allow Kansas grocery and convenience stores to sell full-strength beer beginning in 2019. Current law allows non-liquor stores to sell only cereal malt beverages that contain no more than 3.2 percent alcohol by weight. The new bill will allow...
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Michael Ronnebaum
April 07, 2017 - 4:19 am
The Kansas House passed a bill that gives legal clearance for grocery and convenience to sell full-strength beer. The bill passed Thursday, 80-45. It is a big move for consumers, said Jessica Lucas, spokeswoman for Uncork Kansas, which backed the legislation. "They (consumers) will be able to buy...
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