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Jadyn Dana, of Hudson, Wis., had lunch at Cafe Latte in St. Paul in July.
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Jadyn Dana, of Hudson, Wis., had lunch at Cafe Latte in St. Paul in July.

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In a major step toward returning to pre-pandemic life, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention eased mask-wearing guidance for fully vaccinated people on Thursday, allowing them to stop wearing masks outdoors in crowds and in most indoor settings.
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