ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton has signed a bill making changes to state liquor laws that will allow Minnesota breweries to sell pints of beer on-site.

The omnibus liquor bill that Dayton signed Tuesday includes a provision sought by Surly Brewing Company, based in the Minneapolis suburb of Brooklyn Center. Surly is planning a $20 million brewery, restaurant and entertainment center in the area but had run into trouble under a longstanding state system that separated breweries from alcohol distributors and retailers.

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Other states including Wisconsin already allow breweries to sell beer on-site. The owners of Surly sold their plan as one that would create new jobs and revenue for the state.

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The liquor bill also allows bed and breakfast establishments to serve Minnesota-made beer.

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