Wholesale rumor: An unsinkable rumor that membership-only wholesale club Costco plans an area store is again floating around — this time near the shores of Clear Lake.

Whether it’s real or just wishful thinking is hard to say. Costco Wholesale officials would neither confirm nor deny the rumors Monday, saying they never comment until real estate deals are done.

Laura Elder is a reporter for The Daily News. Biz Buzz appears Tuesdays and Thursdays. Email your tips and suggestions to laura.elder@galvnews.com.

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Steve Fouga

A Costco anywhere in Galveston county would be such a welcome addition I'd be doing handsprings... That, and either a Whole Foods or a Central Market, then some top-notch Asian and BBQ restaurants...

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