Minnesotans storm liquor stores, and an 'essential' debate emerges
March 25, 2020
Minnesotans stormed the state's liquor stores over the past week, leaving some in complete disarray as shoppers stocked up in the face of coronavirus.
Now, drinkers and distributors alike wonder: If Gov. Tim Walz orders Minnesotans to "shelter in place," will the places that sell beer, wine and liquor get to stay open as "essential services"?