Gov. Walz to announce new restrictions for sports, bars, health clubs and more in speech Wednesday night

Charlie Wiese
Updated: November 18, 2020 07:51 AM
Created: November 17, 2020 05:36 PM

Gov. Walz is expected to announce sweeping new restrictions in a speech Wednesday night as COVID-19 infections continue to increase across Minnesota.

According to a report from KSTP reporter Tom Hauser, Walz will hold a live address at 6 p.m. Wednesday night to announce restrictions that are likely to include youth and high school sports, bars, restaurants, health clubs and social gatherings. 

The exact details of the restrictions are not yet known. 

This is a developing story, check back with KSTP for more details.

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