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Leigh Kamman
Kamman began his broadcasting career in Minnesota in 1939. He worked in New York City during the 1950s, where he interviewed such jazz greats as Duke Ellington and Billie Holiday. (10/18/2014)
Road closures
Here's a look at some of the major weekend construction hassles around the Twin Cities metro area. (10/17/2014)
Wetterling billboard
Law enforcement hopes the new campaign will bring new leads in the disappearance of Jacob Wetterling, who was abducted near his St. Joseph, Minnesota, home 25 years ago. (10/14/2014)
Attorneys for a victim of clergy sexual abuse settled a landmark public nuisance lawsuit Monday against the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis and the Diocese of Winona. (10/13/2014)
Todd Neil Triebold disappeared in June and officials warned then he might be armed, dangerous and heading for the Boundary Waters. (10/10/2014)
The charges released by the Ramsey County Attorney's office say Daniel Hubbard Wilson, 27, met the then 15 year-old student when she was a freshman at Visitation School and he was a tennis coach. (10/06/2014)
"The heroin supply in Minneapolis has been depleted. It is going to be tougher to buy heroin in Minneapolis and in the Twin Cities," U.S. Attorney Andy Luger said. (10/06/2014)
Complaint: The 13-year-old girls were found huddled, crying behind a couch in the basement of Burnsville man's home. (10/02/2014)
The infestation is advanced enough on those popular Twin Cities lakes that chemical treatment would likely not work, the DNR said. (09/26/2014)
Police are seeking the public's help in the case of Thomas Bearson, whose body was discovered in Moorhead. (09/25/2014)
The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office is alerting consumers to be skeptical of callers asking for credit card information. (09/24/2014)
The Paul R. Tregurtha had been departing with a full load of coal when it failed to negotiate the turn toward the Aerial Lift Bridge. (09/20/2014)
The county attorney's office wants a judge to halt unsupervised contact between the Vikings star and his son. (09/19/2014)
Council kills "antiquated" rules that barred some restaurants from generating more than 40 percent of sales from alcohol. (09/19/2014)
Sponsors and retailers pushed back at the Vikings' Monday decision to let Peterson play while his child abuse case worked its way through the legal system. (09/17/2014)