Alcohol Compliance Checks Conducted in Adams and Clay Counties


TheNebraska State Patrol teamed up with the Hastings Police Department,Clay County Sheriff's Office and the Area Substance and Alcohol AbusePrevention Coalition, to conduct compliance checks at 62 alcohol retailoutlets in Adams and Clay counties.

Only one Clay County business was found to be non-compliant during the checks conducted Friday, Jan. 25.

Convenience, liquor, and grocerystores, are included in the compliance checks, as well as restaurants and bars.

The checks are performed to help communities determine how much sales straight from the store contribute to youths' ability to access alcohol.

TheNebraska Office of Highway Safety provided $1,980 in grant funds toassist with the enforcement effort.