Minnesota Public Radio features by John Rabe http://minnesota.publicradio.org/about/people/mpr_people_display.php?aut_id=55 en-us Copyright 2014 Minnesota Public Radio Wed, 23 Jul 2014 14:16:13 -0500 Minnesota Public Radio features by John Rabe http://minnesota.publicradio.org/standard/images/mpr003/logo_mpr.gif http://minnesota.publicradio.org/?refid=0 A New Voice The Twin Cities may be only a few months away from getting its first full-power urban-contemporary station, and a bigger voice for the African-American community. http://news.minnesota.publicradio.org/features/200001/20_rabej_radio/?refid=0 Thu, 20 Jan 2000 12:00:00 -0600 A Line in the Sand A gay man, the police, and neighbors of a Saint Paul beach square off in court. http://news.minnesota.publicradio.org/features/200001/17_rabej_beach/?refid=0 Mon, 17 Jan 2000 12:00:00 -0600 The Radio Century Long before there was television, there was radio. Every evening during a good portion of the 1900s, the American family huddled around it for news and entertainment. It changed society and as the century fades, MPR's John Rabe looks at its legacy. http://news.minnesota.publicradio.org/features/199912/31_rabej_radiocentury/?refid=0 Fri, 31 Dec 1999 12:00:00 -0600 The Life of Charles M. Schulz Charles M. Schulz, the creator of the popular "Peanuts" comic strip, will retire on Jan. 4, 2000, after more than 50 years of drawing the cartoon. Schulz is quitting to concentrate on treating his newly-diagnosed case of colon cancer.Schulz was born and raised in Saint Paul, Minnesota, and drew inspiration from his life here. http://news.minnesota.publicradio.org/features/199912/14_rabej_peanuts/?refid=0 Tue, 14 Dec 1999 12:00:00 -0600 Is General Aviation Safe? Despite what you might think or might have heard since the crash last weekend, accidents in small planes - known as general aviation - have been decreasing, even as the number of pilots and hours flown has increased markedly. http://news.minnesota.publicradio.org/features/199907/21_newsroom_planes/?refid=0 Wed, 21 Jul 1999 12:00:00 -0500 A Literary Life Both agree Ventura is a great story, but Keillor and Ventura disagree on who should write it. http://news.minnesota.publicradio.org/features/199902/05_rabej_keillorventura/?refid=0 Fri, 05 Feb 1999 12:00:00 -0600 Ventura's Mayoral Record: Indicator of Gubernatorial Term Ventura's previous role in politics may give insight to future term. http://news.minnesota.publicradio.org/features/199811/11_rabej_mayor/?refid=0 Wed, 11 Nov 1998 12:00:00 -0600 Open Arms The Open Arms program delivers food to about 120 people with AIDS. http://news.minnesota.publicradio.org/features/199710/09_rabej_arms/?refid=0 Thu, 09 Oct 1997 12:00:00 -0500 Hart's Record Collection Pop music historian Arne Fogel puts a nostalgic spin on records from the auctioned-off Hart's record collection. His interview includes album cover art and musical selections. http://news.minnesota.publicradio.org/features/199708/27_rabej_records/?refid=0 Wed, 27 Aug 1997 12:00:00 -0500 David Sedaris Author and Morning Edition commentator David Sedaris visited our studios to talk about his new book Naked. http://news.minnesota.publicradio.org/features/199703/26_rabej_sedaris/?refid=0 Wed, 26 Mar 1997 12:00:00 -0600 Snowman Burning John Rabe annually celebrates the arrival of Spring by burning a giant paper snowman. http://news.minnesota.publicradio.org/features/199703/20_rabej_snowman/?refid=0 Thu, 20 Mar 1997 12:00:00 -0600