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Bars, restaurants allowed to reopen for indoor dining Monday

Party sizes will be limited and reservations are required.

Governor Tim Walz

Report: Walz could halt reopenings again if COVID-19 spikes

Statewide restrictions are due to ease up on Monday.

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Minneapolis keeps bar seating restrictions as state eases up on rules

Patrons still won't be able to sit at bars due to COVID-19.

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Christos Greek Restaurant in Minnetonka to become new Craft and Crew spot

The Minneapolis Christos Greek Restaurant location will remain open.

Alibi Drinkery in Lakeville.

Judge: Alibi Drinkery will be fined $3K for every day it stays open

The Lakeville bar reopened in mid-December and has been the subject of several actions by the state for defying orders.

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Minneapolis joint named to Esquire's list of restaurants we can't lose

Al's has been fundraising to stay afloat amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Governor Tim Walz

Walz to announce loosening of restrictions on indoor dining Wednesday

Indoor dining service has been banned since Nov. 18 amid spiraling COVID-19 cases, which have since declined.

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Large rally in Albert Lea to protest bar's possible liquor license suspension

The Interchange Wine and Coffee Bistro reopened on Dec. 16, defying the governor's executive order.

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Lakeville bar that reopened despite COVID order reports vandalism

Also hit by vandalism is Alibi Drinkery's neighbor, Angry Inch Brewing.

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Popular Bemidji coffee shop closes as owners decry COVID measures

"We plead with you to contact your representatives to make a change."

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GoFundMe aims to keep Mickey's Diner in downtown St. Paul open

The iconic St. Paul eatery suspended all service earlier this month.

Saint Dinette

Saint Dinette halts takeout until 'path is more clear'

The popular St. Paul restaurant says it'll be "back better than ever."

Rock Elm Tavern

Restaurant group to temporarily close locations, one might not reopen

Ally Restaurants says it's re-evaluating its Plymouth location and plans to reopen its other two spots in the spring.

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Minneapolis imposes 15% cap on third-party takeout delivery fees

Mayor Jacob Frey says restaurants are being hit with charges up to 40% the value of an order.

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What's open and closed on Christmas Day in Minnesota?

Most businesses are closed on Dec. 25, but a few services will be available, along with restaurants offering takeout and delivery.

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12 MN restaurants now face legal action for reopening indoor service

Four other establishments have received cease and desist letters.

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Three more restaurants that have reopened now face legal action

The Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison has filed lawsuits against them.

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As outdoor dining returns, Red Cow to offer free meals to restaurant workers

All six Red Cow and Red Rabbit locations will open on Saturday.

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What constitutes outdoor dining under Minnesota's new guidance?

Igloos and any fully enclosed structures don't count.