Beer stores unload

Sheridan County opponents of four closed beer stores in Whiteclay are trying to halt the stores’ legal efforts to reopen.

David Domina, an attorney representing the opponents, moved Friday to include them as parties in an ongoing appeal of the Nebraska Liquor Control Commission’s April 24 order closing the stores.

Domina claims the appeal itself is invalid for two reasons: first, because it didn’t include the Sheridan County residents whose formal protests triggered the Liquor Commission’s decision; and second, because…