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Restaurants And Breweries Offer Outdoor Dining OptionsSeveral businesses bring back creative outdoor dining options this winter.
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St. Paul's Capital View Cafe Cites Worker Shortage As Cause For Temporary ClosureMinnesota businesses are struggling to recover from COVID-19, and not just financially, David Schuman reports (1:59). WCCO 4 News At 10 - Aug. 10, 2021
Red Wing Celebrates Reopening Of Historic Liberty’s Restaurant After Destructive CrashA Minnesota restaurant closed by a crash is welcoming back customers right now, Reg Chapman reports (2:25). WCCO 4 News At 6 - June 9, 2021
‘It Can Only Go Up From Here’: Hospitality Industry Welcomes COVID Restriction RollbacksMinnesota has a new timeline for lifting our current COVID-19 restrictions, Caroline Cummings reports (2:26). WCCO 4 News At 6 - May 6, 2021
Restaurants, Bars Prepare For Safe March MadnessThe NCAA men’s basketball tournament is in full swing. Restaurants and bars are preparing to safely welcome people watching games, John Lauritsen reports (1:56) WCCO 4 News At Noon - March 19, 2021
Brit’s Pub Reopens Its Doors After More Than Half A Year ShutteredAfter a summer of unrest, a popular downtown Minneapolis establishment is getting set to reopen, John Lauritsen reports (1:56). WCCO 4 News At 6 - March 18, 2021
Brit’s Pub To Reopen Later This MonthA popular downtown Minneapolis restaurant is ready to open its doors once again (00:30) WCCO 4 News At 5 - March 9, 2021
Minneapolis-St. Paul Restaurant Week Begins MondayThe winter 2021 edition of the Minneapolis-St. Paul Restaurant week begins on Monday, with restaurants and bars around the Twin Cities offering special two and three course pre-fixed lunches and dinners, (3:16) WCCO 4 Saturday Morning - Feb. 20, 2021
Gov. Walz Announces Eased Restrictions For RestaurantsWhile COVID numbers are better now, that could change very quickly, Esme Murphy reports (2:39). WCCO 4 News At 5 - January 6, 2021
Businesses Prepare To Reopen At Limited CapacityGyms, bars, and restaurants have been shut down since mid-November. Some have developed creative ways to welcome their customers back, John Lauritsen reports (2:11) WCCO 4 News At 5 - Dec. 18, 2020
More Than 150 Restaurants And Businesses Plan To Reopen Despite Governor’s OrderAs the state waits for the official announcement that Gov. Tim Walz will extend the shutdown on indoor dining, many restaurants and other businesses are not waiting to open, Kate Raddatz reports (2:28) WCCO 4 News At Noon - Dec. 16, 2020
Gov. Tim Walz To Announce New COVID-19 RestrictionsGov. Tim Walz is expected to announce new COVID-19 restrictions, targeting places where young people gather, like restaurants and bars. Christiane Cordero reports (2:18) WCCO 4 News At Noon - Nov. 10, 2020
Davanni's Celebrates 45 Years In BusinessMaurice Brown, general manager of the Plymouth Davanni’s, talks about the pizza chain's history (3:28). WCCO Mid-Morning - October 16, 2020
What To Look For When Dining Out During PandemicCBS News is doing a series of stories about traveling during COVID-19. The first is about what people should consider when deciding to eat out (3:07). WCCO Mid-Morning - October 13, 2020
Lord Fletcher's To Close For The WinterThe owner of the Lake Minnetonka restaurant says COVID-19 has wreaked havoc on the restaurant industry and that temporarily closing will help them offset the "devastating economic effects of the pandemic" (00:22) WCCO 4 News At Noon - September 18, 2020
Suburban Restaurants See Some SuccessIt's been six months since COVID-19 shut down restaurants and forced them to rethink how they operate. Jennifer Mayerle reports, suburban restaurants have gotten creative and found a way to keep their doors open (1:53) WCCO 4 News At 10 - September 16, 2020
Restaurants Installing Ionization Units Over COVID-19Jester Concepts -- which includes restaurants like Parlour Bar, Borough and PS Steak -- is installing ionization units in all of its restaurants, owner Brent Frederick explains (2:49). WCCO Mid-Morning - September 9, 2020
More State Fair Favorites Available At Rosedale's PotluckPotluck and Rosedale Center are teaming up to create their own version of the "Great Minnesota Get-Together," Rosedale Center general manager Lisa Crain explains (4:44). WCCO Saturday Morning - August 29, 2020
Midtown Global Market Holds 'Great Global Get-Together'If you’re bummed about the State Fair being canceled, and weren’t lucky enough to score tickets for the food parade, there is another option for you, Earlsworth "Baba" Letang explains (3:31). WCCO Saturday Morning - August 29, 2020
Where To Find Tipsy Pies In Absence Of State FairSara Hayden, owner of Sara’s Tipsy Pies, explains (3:20). WCCO Mid-Morning - August 26, 2020
29 Minn. Bars, Restaurants Linked To COVID OutbreaksNearly 30 bars and restaurants across Minnesota have been linked to COVID-19 outbreaks since the beginning of June (1:07). WCCO 4 News At 10 - August 20, 2020
Craftmade Apron’s Project Black & Blue Celebrates 1 Year Providing AidKate Meier, founder and co-owner of Craftmade, explains (4:00). WCCO Mid-Morning - August 18, 2020
Hospitality Industry Desperately Hanging On During COVID-19Five months ago today the first lockdown order forced places to close, now they are struggling to have business like usual before the pandemic, Bill Hudson reports (2:02). WCCO 4 News at 6 – August 17, 2020

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