GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. — The president of the Twin Cities Metro Independent Business Alliance, Michael Frasier, stopped by KARE 11 News at 4 p.m. to inform viewers about the new Buy Local Guide and on the importance of supporting local and independently owned business which are featured in this booklet. The Buy Local Guide is available at all of the included business locations across the Twin Cities. 

The Buy Local Guide is a comprehensive listing of 150 local, independently owned businesses ranging from business services, to food and drink and retail. The guide is designed to help Twin Cities community members easily identify and support independently owned local businesses.