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.


In fast-growing Uptown, Suburban World Theatre gets ready for next chapter

The long-empty theater may reopen as a retail space.


How Minnesota reacted to ruling on sanctuary cities

St. Paul City Attorney Sammy Clark summed up the city's response in an one-word email Tuesday: "Hooray!"


Historic Minneapolis City Hall clocks light up again

Several months and $2 million returned the landmark, which had unexpected damage, to its original condition.


Mayor Hodges says she was victim of sex abuse as a child

In a Facebook post, Minneapolis mayor says attacks started at age 8.


Mpls. City Council incumbents face challenges, defeat at DFL ward conventions

Two conventions with longtime incumbents adjourned without an endorsement.


In Minneapolis' Fifth Ward, council candidates vie for chance to represent the North Side

Dissatisfaction among voters in north Minneapolis ward spurs challengers.


BYOB at Downtown East Commons? Expect it at events this summer

City Council is working on new regulations for the downtown park.


Minneapolis City Council takes steps to regulate strip clubs

The move comes after two recent investigations revealed health and safety risks at several venues.


Minneapolis seeks comment on sick leave ordinance enforcement

The ordinance is scheduled to take effect July 1.


Last tenants are forced out at Park Laurel in Minneapolis

With the building's sale, options are dwindling for city's low-income renters