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Baker wants help for bars, restaurants affected by Walz' new orders

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(Willmar, MN) -- Lawmakers are calling on the state to offer assistance for Minnesota businesses affected by the latest COVID restrictions. Representative Dave Baker of Willmar said, "without quick action, we could lose hundreds or thousands of the Main Street businesses that are fixtures in our communities, and provide employment for thousands of Minnesotans." Baker says restaurants he's talked to...

Baker is talking about delaying sales tax payments and using some of the remaining federal CARES Act money to help restaurants and bars.

...Baker is the former owner of Little Melvins and The Oaks at Eagle Creek restaurants.

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