Emma Nelson | Star Tribune
Reporter | Minneapolis

Emma Nelson is a graduate of the University of Minnesota's School of Journalism and Mass Communication. During her senior year, she worked as managing editor at the Minnesota Daily, the U's award-winning student newspaper. As a student reporter at the Star Tribune, she previously covered Minneapolis.


North Mpls. residents envision year-round market, gathering space

The West Broadway Public Market would include gathering space, shops and a restaurant.


Minneapolis mayoral candidate Tom Hoch urges city to step into the spotlight

Hoch's platform is built on love for his hometown and the issues that keep it ticking.


Minneapolis leaders give preliminary OK to Airbnb, short-term rental regulations

Mpls. City Council committee approves regulations for Airbnb and other hosts.


Minneapolis mayoral candidate Raymond Dehn focuses on racial equity, criminal justice

Dehn's focus on racial equity, criminal justice is fueled by his own experiences.


Downtown Mpls. groups criticize candidates over envisioning a city without police

Some who answered "yes" on survey cite confusion.


Tensions surface at mayoral forum on affordable housing

Mayoral hopefuls disagree on how to fix shortage.


Council Member Jacob Frey proposes boosting police presence in downtown Minneapolis

Frey released the plan to curb downtown crime as part of his mayoral platform.


Minneapolis landlord ordered to pay $24,000 to tenants

Lance Redfield ordered to provide rent abatement, make repairs to property.


Obama campus sex assault guidance scrapped under Trump

The Trump administration on Friday scrapped Obama-era guidance on investigating campus sexual assault, replacing it with new instructions that allow universities to require higher standards of evidence when handling complaints.


Early voting in city elections begins Friday in Minneapolis

Voters can vote in person or cast absentee ballots before Election Day on Nov. 7.