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  • The King County Journal reports that the Puget Sound area of Washington State will soon get its biggest supermarket, as Idaho-based WinCo plans to build an almost 93,000 sq. ft. unit on the site a former driving range.

    The store is expected to be open by midsummer 2004.


  • A new study from the University of Georgia suggests that a cup of coffee may be more effective at reducing pain during a workout than aspirin, according to FoodNavigator.com.

KC's View:
We don't know about during a workout, but we certainly can vouch for coffee's pain-reducing qualities when we're writing MNB at 5 in the morning…