Normally, when you would want to pick up a six pack of beer, you would have to wait until 8:00am for the liquor department in the grocery store to open. Now a bill is working its way through the Wisconsin legislature to allow off site alcohol sales as early at 6:00am.
Local grocers say the move would help customers heading out early for camping and fishing trips or sporting events.
“They don’t have to stop and buy it in Milwaukee, Madison or North Dakota when they’re traveling,” Festival Foods chairman Dave Skogen said. “They can buy it right here at a more competitive price.”
More at the La Crosse Tribune article.