Monday Jul 7
New director hired by Museum of Russian Art in Minneapolis
The Museum of Russian Art in south Minneapolis has hired a new director, Vladimir von Tsurikov, a German-born scholar and museum director with deep Russian ties.
NWS: Damage caused by straight line winds, not tornado
After surveying the damaged caused in the wake of Thursday's major storms, the National Weather Service has determined that the storm produced strong straight line winds, and not a tornado.
Rare exhibit featuring Russian history to open at monastery
A new exhibit in a new museum opens at the end of May at the Holy Trinity Russian Orthodox Monastery in Jordanville.
Holy SmokeFire at Holy Trinity Monastery in Jordanville
Update: 01/09/2014 4:51pm WIBX spoke with Father John at the monastery who said that the blaze has been extinguished, although there are still emergency personnel on site.
Space heater apparent cause of fire on Monastery grounds
It appears a space heater being used in conjunction with an extension cord is responsible for a fire that touched of blazes in several nearby outbuildings at the Holy Trinity Russian Orthodox Monastery Complex in Jordanville.