Minnesota farmers are bracing after Russia imposed a U.S. food ban in reaction to sanctions. Exports are important for Minnesota farmers, who grow more food than they can use. The ban, which is now in effect, means even more surplus food and lost revenue.
Minnesota families impacted by a new Russian law banning Americans from adopting Russian children are getting help from the state’s senior Senator.
For years, Minnesota families have opened their hearts and homes to hundreds of orphans from Russia.
The effort by Russia’s parliament to ban Americans from adopting Russian children brings back anxious memories for a Twin Cities couple.
The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Wednesday they have signed Russian guard Alexey Shved to a contract.
Originated in Russia, kettle bells were used to train soldiers in the fields. In 2000, the exercise came over to United States and took off.
A group of Minnesota mothers went all the way to Russia to seek answers on the struggles their adopted children face.