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Bemidji, Beltrami County contemplate bar times

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Bemidji city councilors and Beltrami County commissioners agreed Monday evening that no matter which stance prevails, both the city and the county should have the same bar closing time.


The two governmental bodies met in a rare joint session at City Hall to discuss their viewpoints on bar closing times.

The Bemidji City Council in December voted 4-3 to allow city bars the option of serving alcohol one hour later, until 2 a.m.

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