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Amilia Sutherland pours a drink at the Park Rapids Eagles Club. Sutherland started bartending in Wisconsin, which requires each prospective bartender to attend a course in responsible serving before being employed. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

Training session gives refresher on liquor liability issues

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To serve or not to serve?

It's the thorny question alcohol servers and liquor store clerks face daily. It's a collision between commerce and public safety, morality versus free will.


"We have a significant problem with underage drinking" in the region, said Sara Bowles, chemical health coordinator for the Hubbard County Youth Drug and Alcohol Task Force.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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