Shutdown rough for small businesses

A dentist, a barber, and a car salesman provide insights on the economic damage of the state shutdown.

With consumers ordered to stay and home and most businesses ordered to close temporarily, a lot of Kalamazoo’s small businesses are running in the red.

Three small-business owners spoke to Southwest Michigan’s Second Wave about how the shutdown is effecting them and their bottom lines.

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