Nancy Lebens

Nancy Lebens

Editor
Minnesota Public Radio

Nancy Lebens is an editor for MPR News, responsible for assigning and editing digital and radio reporters in the afternoon and evening. Previously, she reported on city finance issues and the impact of the local food movement in Minnesota for the Ground Level project, which involved both radio and digital reporting. She has worked as a radio and television producer for public media in Minnesota and Georgia.

Nancy Lebens Feature Archive

Calvary Christian Reformed Church employee
Gov. Mark Dayton announced Thursday the Federal Emergency Management Agency added the two counties to the federal disaster declaration, bringing the total to 37 counties and three tribal governments. (08/21/2014)
A Minnesota man accused of raping teen girls was spotted in Washington State Wednesday, according to the Washington State Patrol. (08/13/2014)
Todd Neil Triebold
The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension says 51-year old Todd Neil Triebold is a "predatory offender" who may be suicidal. (06/19/2014)
About 20 investigators and officers from the FBI, Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, Maple Grove Police and Isanti County Sheriff's Department were excavating the site Tuesday. (06/03/2014)
Several members of the Minnesota Orchestra's board of directors have resigned, board chairman Gordon Sprenger confirmed today. (03/28/2014)
Hundreds of others slept in lobbies and other emergency centers and the county opened a warming center for homeless young people. (01/08/2014)
Since entering the hospital Saturday, doctors at Abbott Northwestern Hospital performed two angioplasty procedures and inserted six stents. (01/07/2014)
Hennepin County authorities have charged a second teenager allegedly involved in robbing and beating former mayoral candidate Mark Andrew last week. (12/30/2013)
After 12 years, Mayor Mark Voxland said his major accomplishment remains the city's response to severe floods. (12/27/2013)
Shelter directors, like Jan Eliassen in Fargo, say they usually coordinate to find places to sleep for people who need them. But that effort becomes more intense when the weather turns bitterly cold. (12/06/2013)
The Ramsey County Courthouse in St. Paul was closed Wednesday after employees discovered a powdery substance in an envelope. (10/31/2013)
The Minnesota Bureau of Apprehension is trying to locate a woman who was at the scene of an apparent homicide at a Burnsville bar. (09/24/2013)
Minneapolis police are searching for a 15-year-old girl missing since Saturday. Police say the teen left on her own but now believe she is in a dangerous situation. (09/10/2013)
The driver whose car plunged into the Mississippi River in downtown Minneapolis has been identified as a student at North Central University. (08/13/2013)
An Eden Prairie woman died Friday after being pinned under a 90-year-old basswood tree. (07/06/2013)