Stories tagged: beer
Mon., Nov. 28, 2016, 10:58 a.m.
Bud Light is offering beer drinkers who find special gold cans a chance to win tickets to the Super Bowl for the rest of their lives.
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 1:40 p.m.
For the past two years, Yakima Valley has grown more hops than any other place in the world, surpassing Germany. Overwhelmingly, hop growers and brewers point to craft beer and …
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 8:02 a.m.
Buying a beer inside Martin Stadium during a Cougar football game remains a no-go for the majority of fans as the final home game of the season, the annual Apple …
Thu., Nov. 24, 2016, 9:22 p.m.
Kelly Clark of Spokane, who had worked for the Archaeological and Historical Services department at Eastern Washington University in Cheney for 16 years, lost his job in early September after …
Thu., Nov. 24, 2016, 5 a.m.
Selkirk Abbey is beginning to branch out with more familiar offerings while deepening its Belgian beer roots.
Thu., Nov. 10, 2016, noon
The days may be growing shorter, but at least the beers are getting bigger. Heavy hitters are arriving at several events starting this weekend.
Thu., Nov. 3, 2016, 3 p.m.
Harry Caray, this Bud’s for you. Anheuser-Busch is honoring the legendary sportscaster with a video that has him calling the nail-biting end of Game 7 in the early hours of …
Thu., Oct. 27, 2016, 10:30 a.m.
The new Valley brewery, in a business strip across from McDonald’s just south of Argonne and Montgomery, is named after a type of motorcycle engine. The L-shaped taproom, which w …
Tue., Oct. 25, 2016, 2:59 p.m.
The first commercial shipment by a self-driving truck was a beer run. Uber Technologies Inc.’s self-driving trucking unit, Otto, said Tuesday it partnered with brewing giant Anheuser-Busch Cos. to carry …
Thu., Oct. 13, 2016, 1:09 p.m.
Badass Backyard Brewing is moving away from home. The beer still will be brewed in a detached shed at Charlene Honcik and Kendra Wiiest’s house in Millwood. But it will …
Thu., Sept. 22, 2016, 1 p.m.
With a record 41 breweries in the lineup, this year’s Inland Northwest Craft Beer Festival at minor league baseball’s Avista Stadium more than covers the bases for beer lovers of …
Fri., Aug. 19, 2016, 12:33 p.m.
A grocery store in Pennsylvania has become the first since Prohibition to sell wine in the state.
Fri., July 29, 2016, 10:43 a.m.
The board of brewer SABMiller says it intends to “recommend” that shareholders accept Anheuser-Busch InBev’s revised takeover offer, clearing the way for a shareholder vote on the mega-deal.
Thu., June 23, 2016, noon
No-Li took home Large Brewery of the Year honors in this year’s Washington Beer Awards along with individual medals for five beers. River City, Waddell’s and Big Barn were the …
Tue., May 24, 2016, 10:08 a.m.
The European Union’s regulator has given the go-ahead to the proposed merger of Anheuser-Busch InBev and SABMiller, clearing another hurdle for the combination of the world’s two biggest beer makers.
Fri., May 20, 2016, 12:19 p.m.
The company that produces Budweiser is facing a $150,000 fine and a three-day suspension for allegedly violating Seattle’s liquor laws.
Thu., May 12, 2016, 4 p.m.
Spokane Craft Beer Week returns for its second year starting Monday, bigger and better than before.
Wed., May 11, 2016, 10:43 a.m.
A passenger who authorities say forced an Alaska Airlines flight to be diverted after he didn’t get a beer has pleaded not guilty in Portland to a charge of interfering …
Thu., May 5, 2016, 6:26 a.m.
A former vice president at MillerCoors has pleaded guilty to defrauding the beer-maker of more than $8 million.
Sat., April 23, 2016, 8:10 a.m.
To some it’s the real deal, to others it’s a bland brew, but thanks to a 500-year-old rule everybody can be sure what’s in German beer. Chancellor Angela Merkel was …
Thu., April 21, 2016, 4 p.m.
Post Falls Brewing celebrates its grand opening this weekend.
Fri., April 15, 2016, 6 a.m.
From our archives, 100 years ago The war against crickets was renewed for a second straight year in Ephrata and Wilson Creek. “Huge armies” of crickets were heading toward wheat …
Thu., March 24, 2016, noon
Spokane’s two newest breweries will make their public debuts next Friday. Young Buck and Little Spokane are among at least 12 breweries and cideries that will be featured in Craft …
Wed., March 9, 2016, 1:45 p.m.
Mexican beer brand Dos Equis is letting go of its gray-haired spokesman, 77-year-old Jonathan Goldsmith, and replacing him with another actor. Goldsmith, known in the ads as the “Most Interesting …
Mon., Dec. 7, 2015, 10:38 a.m.
Pioneer toughness was on display as bar patrons lined up in the cold, hoping to be added to the Lantern Tap House’s mug club.
Fri., Oct. 9, 2015, 4:30 p.m.
SABMiller met with investors Friday to underscore its strength as an independent company, as the world’s second-biggest brewer seeks to head off a takeover by larger rival Anheuser-Busch InBev.
Fri., May 8, 2015
OLYMPIA –With several strokes of the governor’s pen, Washington’s liquor laws were loosened up Thursday, allowing bars to offer small samples of beer and wine, grocery stores to sell large …
Wed., April 22, 2015
Spokane police hope the state Liquor Control Board will continue to ban the sale of certain high-alcohol beverages in the downtown area, though department data about its effectiveness is limited. …
Fri., April 10, 2015
“Fill ’er up” has a new meaning for Coeur d’Alene beer buffs. The city’s first growler specialty shop, the Filling Station on 5th, had its official opening last weekend in …
Sun., Oct. 26, 2014
When life hands you lemons, the saying goes, you make lemonade. And when life hands you hops and barley, well … it doesn’t take a genius to figure out what …