Nancy Lebens

Nancy Lebens

Editor
Minnesota Public Radio

Nancy Lebens is an editor for MPR News. Previously she reported on city finance issues and the impact of the local food movement in Minnesota for the Ground Level project. From 2002-June 2010, Lebens worked as a producer on MPR's Midmorning talk show, from part-time assistant producer to senior producer during that time.

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Gordon Sprenger (left) speaks at Orch. Hall
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)
Fargo police are asking the public's help finding a missing boy with autism. (06/25/2013)
Authorities say they're investigating Tuesday's shooting deaths as a murder-suicide. (06/06/2013)
Minnesota-based Hazelden Foundation and the Betty Ford Center announced Tuesday they are pursuing a formal alliance. (06/05/2013)
The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has cancelled an alert for a missing Duluth boy. (05/06/2013)