Minnesota Public Radio features by Mara Fink http://minnesota.publicradio.org/about/people/mpr_people_display.php?aut_id=30512 en-us Copyright 2018 Minnesota Public Radio Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:21:52 -0500 Minnesota Public Radio features by Mara Fink http://minnesota.publicradio.org/standard/images/mpr003/logo_mpr.gif http://minnesota.publicradio.org/?refid=0 Youth Radio: Japanese-American granddaughter questions internment As part of our Youth Radio series, Mara Kumagai Fink reports on her experience visiting the camps where her Japanese American family members and over 100,000 others were held during World War II. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2010/09/17/youth-radio-internment?refid=0 Mon, 20 Sep 2010 00:00:00 -0500 If you want to talk, don't text. Call. Cell phones, yes. Facebook, sure. But texting? Why not just have a conversation? http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2010/01/25/fink?refid=0 Mon, 25 Jan 2010 05:00:00 -0600 Family finds strength after New Year's skiing accident For the Fink family, each New Year's Day marks another anniversary of an event that profoundly changed the family's life. Eleven years ago, Susan Fink fell on a ski trail and was paralyzed from the neck down. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2009/12/31/mara-fink-youth-radio?refid=0 Thu, 31 Dec 2009 16:00:00 -0600 Photos: Life after mom's accident Every New Year, the Fink family of St. Louis Park loads up the car with cross-country ski gear and heads up North. These days, they make the trip minus one pair of skis. Eleven years ago, Mara Fink's mom fell on a ski trail and was paralyzed from the neck down. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2009/12/29/fink-family?refid=0 Thu, 31 Dec 2009 00:00:00 -0600 Twins fans recall memories in the dome Unless they catch the Detroit Tigers in the standings, this weekend will be last time the Minnesota Twins play baseball in the Metrodome, their home since 1982. We asked folks to tell us what they'll remember most about Twins baseball in the Metrodome. Here are some of their stories. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2009/10/02/twinsmemories?refid=0 Fri, 02 Oct 2009 10:46:20 -0500