News Video

The following selection of news videos is a tight edit of work produced on assignment for,, or as a self-assigned story from 2007 to present day.


Muslim Ban Protest

The Muslim ban and border wall protest at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Va., on Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017. (Video by Scott P. Yates/The Progress-Index)

Conquer Cancer

Nine cancer survivors share their hopes and hardships in their fight against the disease. Watch the full series here: "Conquer Cancer: When family, faith trump medical science in healing process." (Scott P. Yates/The Progress-Index)

The Grand Opening

The owner of Petersburg Provisions talks about opening her new market in Petersburg. (Scott P. Yates/The Progress-Index)

Memorial Bridge is falling down

Seacoast community members attend "Thanks For The Lifts," a drizzly farewell party for Memorial Bridge, which spans the Piscataqua River between Portsmouth, New Hampshire and Kittery, Maine, on Saturday, October 1, 2011. According to Portsmouth Herald reports, the bridge, which had been temporarily closed several times for repairs, fully closed in July 2011. While still open to pedestrians, the bridge will be closed to vehicles for as long as three years. The contract to replace the bridge has been awarded and design and demolition work will take place throughout 2012 and into 2013. (Scott P. Yates)

The Light Bearers

Rabbi Barry Krieger of Temple Israel in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, opens up his synagogue for a public showing of the traditionally home-based celebration of Chanukah. 2010. (Scott P. Yates/The Portsmouth Herald)

Camel Ride

P-I reporter Sarah Vogelsong takes a ride on Oscar, the Bactrian camel, at the Dinwiddie County Fair on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016. (Scott P. Yates/The Progress-Index)

County Fair

The 103rd Chesterfield County Fair. Edward Crockett wins a prize. (Scott P. Yates/The Progress-Index)