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St. Paul's Irish pub The Liffey reveals it won't reopen

It's been a mainstay of downtown St. Paul for nearly two decades.

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St. Paul Grill, closed since March 2020, announces reopening date

The dining room will open to all visitors again next month.

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'Angry patron' exchanges gunfire with Minneapolis bar employee

It happened on the 2600 Block of Lyndale Avenue South.

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Sports-centric Tom's Watch Bar to open first Midwest location in MN

It'll feature a "central oversized 'stadium' screen" with hundreds of additional screens surrounding it.

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Betty Danger's reopens with new Orwellian theme

Betty Danger's Country Club is now Betty Danger's Animal Farm.

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The Blue Door is closing its original St. Paul location for good

Two of its Minneapolis locations are still open, with the third temporarily closed.

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Nicollet Diner is moving down the street, will include cabaret

The 24-hour diner will open in the new space this summer.

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Fair-inspired entertainment venue now open at Mall of America

Fair on 4 features axe throwing, go carts and fair-themed foods.

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Minneapolis lifts COVID restriction limiting bar service

The city kept the ban in place while statewide restrictions were loosened in January.

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Alibi Drinkery closed after court ruling to avoid fines, still intends to fight Walz

It faced being fined $3,000 for every day it remained open in defiance of the governor's shutdown.

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2nd MN restaurant found in contempt of court for violating Walz order

The Interchange in Albert Lea was found in contempt of court by Freeborn County District Court.

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3 more bars facing enforcement action for reopening in violation of COVID rules

The bars face having their liquor licenses suspended, as well as risking court action.

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Three more bars subject of lawsuits for violating COVID-19 rules

They are the latest to be sued by the Attorney General's Office.

Alibi Drinkery in Lakeville.

Alibi in Lakeville packed with unmasked drinkers for second night running

The bar stayed open despite a 60-day license suspension pending against it.

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With license suspension pending, Lakeville bar to open for second day running

Alibi Drinkery has courted controversy with its decision to flout COVID-19 orders.

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Lakeville bar has license suspended after opening to large, maskless crowd

The State of Minnesota also suspended the license of a Princeton bar, with another facing a suspension.

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MN bar defied governor's shutdown, had license suspended, is still open

Havens Garden owner Larvita McFarquhar argues the shutdown is unconstitutional.

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Rochester pub shut down for 72 hours over 'repeated' COVID-19 violations

The bar will be allowed to reopen if it shows it's in compliance with the rules.