Colleen Kelly | Star Tribune
Senior Digital Editor

Colleen Kelly guides the Star Tribune's digital content and strategic planning both on and off the website, including the home page, mobile site and apps. Her work includes enterprise project promotion, audience engagement efforts, and off-platform work on Instagram and other social apps. She also leads the popular Curious Minnesota feature and sometime teaches editing as an adjunct at the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities campus. 

Kelly has worked as an editor and designer at the Miami Herald, the St. Paul Pioneer Press and El Mundo (Lima, Peru). Her journalism degree is from the University of Missouri-Columbia.


More than 300 Minnesota seniors named National Merit Semifinalists

See which seniors from Minnesota have been named National Merit Semifinalists for 2020. The students scored among the top 1 percent of students nationally on the PSAT.


What do you want to know about the Minn. State Fair?

We're asking readers to tell us what they want to know about the people, history and culture of the State Fair. Your question could be our next Curious Minnesota story.


What do you wonder about our state and the people who live here?

We're asking readers from all over the state to take part in Curious Minnesota, a community-driven reporting project that invites you to join the newsroom, letting us know what questions you want answered by us.


Nearly 300 Minnesota seniors named National Merit Semifinalists

Two-hundred-eighty-three seniors from Minnesota have been named National Merit Semifinalists for 2019. The seniors, who scored among the top 1 percent of students nationally on the PSAT, will compete for some 7,500 scholarships worth more than $31 million.


'Rope. Tree. Journalist' lynching shirt design pulled from Amazon

Walmart had removed the T-shirt design from its website after a complaint was made by a journalists' group.


300 Minn. seniors named National Merit Semifinalists

Three-hundred students from Minnesota have been named National Merit Semifinalists for 2018. The seniors, who scored among the top 1 percent of students nationally on the PSAT, will compete for some 7,500 scholarships worth more than $32 million.


What we know about Minnehaha Academy, blast

Minnehaha Academy is a private Christian school in south Minneapolis with about 825 students from preschool through 12th grade. The school has two campuses. The…


Complete coverage of Justine Ruszczyk Damond's shooting

Justine Ruszczyk Damond, a 40-year-old woman who called 911 to report a possible assault in the alley behind her home Saturday was fatally shot by Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor.


What we know about Justine Damond

Justine Damond was fatally shot by Minneapolis police responding to a 911 call about a possible assault in the alley near her home Saturday. The…


Sheriff confirms Pitt plane was at Minn. airport but doesn't address 'out-of-control' incident

The plane's landing at the international airport in International Falls was confirmed by the Koochiching County Sheriff's Office.