Minnesota Public Radio features by Regina McCombs http://minnesota.publicradio.org/about/people/mpr_people_display.php?aut_id=31254 en-us Copyright 2018 Minnesota Public Radio Sat, 23 Jun 2018 14:51:22 -0500 Minnesota Public Radio features by Regina McCombs http://minnesota.publicradio.org/standard/images/mpr003/logo_mpr.gif http://minnesota.publicradio.org/?refid=0 Portraits of strength: Minnesota's Holocaust survivors David Sherman sees the local Holocaust survivors he photographed as heroes who persevered to build a new life. The pictures are part of an exhibit currently at St. Paul's Germanic-American Institute. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2018/04/12/minnesota-holocaust-survivors-photo-project?refid=0 Thu, 12 Apr 2018 04:00:00 -0500 Indoor exercise options for your cooped up pooch It's going to be another cold weekend, and a tough one to get Fido to burn off excess energy outdoors. So if you think it's too cold to exercise your dog outside, here are some options to release that pent-up energy — indoors. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2018/01/12/indoor-exercise-options-for-your-cooped-up-pooch?refid=0 Fri, 12 Jan 2018 16:00:00 -0600 Favorite photos of 2017: Grit, drama and adorable animals Look back at some of our favorites of the year -- some sad and happy, protests and progress, cute animals and stories of substance. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2017/12/29/favorite-photos-of-2017-grit-drama-and-adorable-animals?refid=0 Fri, 29 Dec 2017 04:00:00 -0600 Photos: 'Faces of Minnesota' gives us a look at ourselves As part of the celebration of MPR's 50th anniversary, we gathered 50 images from the work of our award-winning photographers and freelancers to show what makes Minnesota special. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2017/12/20/photos-faces-of-minnesota-exhibit-gives-look-at-ourselves?refid=0 Wed, 20 Dec 2017 04:00:00 -0600 Photos: A look at our favorites from 2016 Great photographs illuminate the people and places we see, and help us understand our world. They make us feel something. They help us remember. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2016/12/27/photos-a-look-at-our-favorites-from-2016?refid=0 Tue, 27 Dec 2016 08:00:00 -0600 Documenting the flood: Stories behind the photos The stories behind photos of flooding you've seen on MPRnews.org illustrate the challenges of getting from here to there. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2014/06/25/documenting-the-flood-stories-behind-the-photos?refid=0 Wed, 25 Jun 2014 09:37:34 -0500 First look: One Day in the Twin Cities On April 26th, people in the Twin Cities grabbed cameras and headed out to document life in the metro area for the "One Day in the Twin Cities" project. Here's a first look at the images gathered that day. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2014/05/08/onedayintwincities?refid=0 Thu, 08 May 2014 16:57:47 -0500 Accused priests: Who they are, where they've served, what's alleged An MPR News investigation found the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis has dealt with allegations and suspicions of child sexual abuse involving at least 70 clergy members since 1950 -- nearly double the church's official count. Explore an interactive database with details of the allegations against those priests, deacons and monks, along with the locations of their service and their current status. http://minnesota.publicradio.org/collections/catholic-church/priest-list/?refid=0 Wed, 19 Feb 2014 04:07:14 -0600 Video: Same-sex couples exchange wedding vows in Minneapolis As the clock struck midnight and same-sex marriage became legal in Minnesota, dozens of couples said, "I do." MPR News asked a handful of them to read their wedding vows in front of a camera. http://minnesota.publicradio.orghttp://www.mprnews.org/story/2013/08/01/news/video-same-sex-marriage-vows?refid=0 Thu, 01 Aug 2013 08:45:00 -0500