‘An Enormous Year’: Electric Fetus Previews New Music Releases Set For 2021There’s a lot of big music releases on the way for 2021, and the Electric Fetus has its top picks for the new year.
COVID In MN: Gov. Walz Expected To Announce Easing Of Indoor Dining RestrictionsIndoor dining has not been allowed for almost two months in Minnesota, but Teddy Tschann, the governor’s communications director, says Walz will “announce a loosening of restrictions on indoor dining and other settings” in an address scheduled for Wednesday at 2 p.m.
'It's Time For Us Patriots To Rise Up': Albert Lea Bar Owner Leads Rally To Protest Possible 5-Year Liquor License LossA Minnesota bar owner facing a possible five-year suspension of her liquor license for remaining open for indoor service says she's fine with that.
Fund For St. Paul Businesses Hurt By Unrest Still Has $800,000The fund has distributed $91,000 to four businesses damaged by vandalism in May, as well as given seven grants to community nonprofits ranging from $5,000 to $9,000.
Iconic Mickey's Diner In St. Paul, Struggling With Pandemic Closure, Needs Help To Stay AfloatIt's known for the food. It's known for its fame. Now, help can't come soon enough for an iconic Twin Cities restaurant.
Sportmix Pet Food Recalled Due To Deadly Levels Of AlfatoxinThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recalled Wednesday certain varieties of Sportmix pet food due to toxic levels of aflatoxin.
Despite COVID Restrictions, Some Twin Cities Restaurants Experiencing BoomWith ongoing COVID-19 restrictions, most Minnesota restaurant owners are ending the worst year they've ever known. But a few are surprisingly seeing significant growth.
COVID In Minnesota: AG Ellison Looks To Stop Winnebago New Year's Eve Bash Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison said Wednesday he wants to shut down a planned New Year's Eve party in Winnebago because it violates Gov. Tim Walz's executive order on activities that could hasten the spread of COVID-19.
COVID Restrictions: MDH Takes Legal Action Against 2 Restaurants; Court Orders Another To Halt Indoor DiningThe Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) and Attorney General Keith Ellison’s Office on Monday announced legal actions being made against three restaurants that they say have violated executive orders restricting indoor dining.
Good Question: How Is The Economy Doing?As 2020 comes to a close, WCCO asked three economists to share their insights on how the economy is doing.
Holiday Shoppers Turn Out To Hunt For Deals, Return Unwanted GiftsRetail experts predict gift returns will be dramatically higher this year compared to years past.
Attorney For Alibi Drinkery: State Has Not Offered Reasonable Compensation For Bars, RestaurantsAlibi Drinkery became the center of the debate over Walz's ban on indoor gathering and dining at bars and restaurants, due to video surfacing showing the bar filled with people, many without masks.
COVID Relief Bill: First Avenue, Sen. Klobuchar Help Secure Billions In Music Venue FundingThe Save Our Stages Act will provide grants that do not have to be repayed, based on 45% of a club’s 2019 revenues, and up to $10 million.
COVID In Minnesota: Health Officials Stand By Indoor Dining BanState health officials are defending their decision to restrict indoor dining in Minnesota.
How The New Stimulus Bill Will Help MinnesotansHelp is finally on the way for families and businesses struggling through the pandemic.