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.


Federal government asks Minneapolis Park Board to repay $5.3 million

The federal government says the agency didn't follow standards for disaster aid.


Mpls. landlords, renters offer emotional testimony on Section 8 ordinance

Two City Council committees approved the measure after hours of emotional testimony.


Aging Glendale Townhomes public housing to get weatherization upgrades

It's still unclear how future renovations at the complex will unfold.


Minneapolis housing authority works to streamline Section 8 voucher process

A public hearing on a proposed ordinance prohibiting discrimination against voucher holders is Wednesday.


Ellison says Trump's proposed budget cuts are 'deadly serious'

Trump's reduced funding would have a big impact on Minnesotans, he says.


Minnesota Supreme Court upholds Minneapolis decision on police insurance ballot measure

The Minnesota Supreme Court upheld a lower court's decision dismissing the petition.


Nearly a year after Prince's death, heirs are still grappling with his estate

The six disagree over payment of attorneys' fees and bank's role in distributing assets.


Minneapolis considers updating rules for adult entertainment venues

Report on adult venues draws attention to city's dated enforcement options.


Minneapolis adult entertainment venues face health department scrutiny

Health inspections find "bodily fluids" at 11 sites.


Minneapolis rental property owners raise concerns about anti-discrimination ordinance

A proposed Minneapolis ordinance prohibiting discrimination against Section 8 voucher holders would overburden landlords and cause rents to rise, members of the Minnesota Multi-Housing Association…