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GOVENOR ISSUES SHUTDOWNS OF CERTAIN PLACES OF PUBLIC ACCOMODATIONS – How does the recent shutdowns effect our member’s businesses?

On Wednesday, November 18, 2020, Governor Tim Walz announced a dialing back of public activities in response to the growing numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths in Minnesota. The Governor issued Executive…

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NEW GRANTS AVAILABLE TO ASSIST RETAILERS WITH WIRELESS POINT OF SALE EQUIPMENT – Allowing Curbside Pickup with EBT Cards

To make it easier for Minnesotans on the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) program to purchase groceries via curbside pickup or delivery, the Minnesota Department of Human Services, in partnership with the Minnesota…

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MPM ANNOUNCES BOB KROGMAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

We are excited to announce the launch of the MPM Bob Krogman Memorial Scholarship. Earlier this year, Bob Krogman, former Executive Director of Minnesota Petroleum Marketers Association, passed away. We have received numerous requests and suggestions…

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MPCA Offers EV Fast Charging Station Grants

MPCA has grant monies available from the VW Settlement to install direct current, fast charging stations for electric vehicles in designated corridors along highways and interstates in Greater, Rural Minnesota. Application deadline: November…

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Help With New Face Covering Requirements

Related to the new face covering requirements, a Business is required to: 1)   Inclusion of face coverings requirements in businesses’ COVID-19 Preparedness Plans. All businesses must update their COVID-19 Preparedness Plan to include the face…

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