Gov. Walz Expected To Announce Minnesota Bars and Restaurants To Move To Take-Out/Delivery Only & Gyms To Close Under New COVID-19 Restrictions


It is being reported that Minnesota Governor Tim Walz will announce new COVID-19 related restrictions on Wednesday night at 6pm.

KSTP and Star Tribune are reporting that sources say to expect an announcement Wednesday night from the Governor that bars and restaurants in Minnesota will be take-out/delivery only and all indoor fitness centers will be closed. Bowling alleys and breweries are also expected to be included in this.

It was also reported that youth sports are going to be affected as well. All indoor sports are going to be paused, outdoor sports can continue. 

It was also mentioned that hair salons, barbershops and retail stores will not be affected by the new restrictions, according to the KSTP story.

The restrictions are expected to last 4 weeks.