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Brookings No. 5 on ‘Drunkest Cities’ list

Posted: Wednesday, Feb 19th, 2014

The City of Brookings has been named to another national “top 10” list, but this time around, it isn’t quite the honor other rankings have been. The website Bustle.com has ranked Brookings as one of the nation’s 10 drunkest cities.

• CDC figures for binge drinking, heavy drinking put town on list

BROOKINGS – If you promote your town by advertising its latest dot.com ranking as one of America’s “most livable small cities,” you’d better be prepared to live with it when a dot.com ranking turns around and bites you.

It seems that Brookings, South Dakota, has been named one of the 10 Drunkest American Cities.

In fact, Brookings has the dubious distinction of coming it at No. 5, just behind Fort Collins, Colo.

For the complete article see the 02-19-2014 issue.

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