Senior Digital Editor

Colleen Kelly guides the Star Tribune's digital content and strategic planning. She focuses on audience engagement efforts such as Curious Minnesota, enterprise project planning and social media.

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.


Live: Latest updates and what you need to know about COVID-19

As the novel coronavirus spreads across the world, we've answered reader question about what they most want to know about the outbreak.


More than 275 Minnesota seniors named National Merit semifinalists

See which seniors from Minnesota have been named National Merit Semifinalists for 2021. The students scored among the top 1 percent of students nationally on the PSAT.


What questions do you have about the novel coronavirus?

More than 2 million cases of COVID-19 have been documented around the world since the novel coronavirus emerged in China late last year. The…


When will you get your check? IRS payment tracker is now online

The Internal Revenue Service launched its new online tool so that Americans can track the status of their coronavirus stimulus payments. You can access the…


What people are saying about Beltrami County's vote to refuse refugees

Last night, Beltrami County voted to refuse resettlement of refugees in the rural Minnesota county. The contentious vote came after an executive order from…


Crash, slide ... skate? Minnesotans share their adventures in ice-out conditions

Freezing rain and glare ice made for hazardous conditions around the Twin Cities metro Saturday morning. The Minnesota State Patrol reported more than 350 crashes…


Zipper merge vs. northern lights: Your top questions this year answered

Minnesotans had a lot of questions about one another – particularly about why everyone seems to hate Edina and zipper merging.


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.