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Alcohol & Drugs

Kotzebue is a "Local Option" community with regard to alcohol. 
Please see the "How to legally obtain alcohol in Kotzebue" on the Police Department main page.

Shipping of Alcohol.

NOTE: All Shipped Alcohol must go through the Distribution Center.
This includes Shipping Yourself (to yourself), and Shipping from Liquor Stores outside Kotzebue.
NO individual can ship alcohol to anyone except him/herself.
WINE CLUBS cannot ship to individuals or the Kotzebue Distribution Center.  Contact the ABC board for instructions.
You MUST have a Kotzebue Liquor Permit BEFORE shipping.