Colleen Kelly

Mobile and Social Media Editor |
Phone: 612-673-7400
Colleen manages many of the social media accounts at the Star Tribune, trains reporters on mobile technology, and plans content for mobile and tablet news apps. She has worked as a news and features designer and editor at newspapers including the Miami Herald, the St. Paul Pioneer Press, El Mundo (Lima, Peru), and the Columbia Daily Tribune. Her journalism degree is from the University of Missouri-Columbia.

Recent content from Colleen Kelly

Photo gallery:Players tweet reaction to Adrian Peterson indictment

As news of Adrian Peterson's indictment on child-abuse charges broke, NFL players and other pro athletes took to Twitter to comment, with some recounting their own childhood "whoopings" and others calling the punishment excessive.

Updated: September 13, 2014, - 02:38 PM

Photo gallery:Fire rages in downtown Winona

The blaze sent smoke skyward from KidSport Gymnastics that could be seen for blocks.

Updated: September 04, 2014, - 12:37 PM

Photo gallery:The search for Ty Hoffman

SWAT team officers were searching a wooded area within the Anoka County Airport grounds and were monitoring the site from...

Updated: September 03, 2014, - 07:15 PM

Photo gallery:Severe weather wipes out crops

A 10-minute hailstorm wiped out hundreds of acres of farmland in central Minnesota, pummeling apple trees and decimating field crops,...

Updated: September 03, 2014, - 06:33 PM

Photo gallery:Dad teaches teens how to change toilet paper roll in hilarious video

And you thought Minnesotans were passive-aggressive? A British dad has recorded a hilarious spoof "instructional" video to teach his teenage children how to change a roll of toilet paper.

Updated: September 03, 2014, - 02:00 PM

Photo gallery:Facebook photo stirs St. Paul Taser debate

Image shows area where St. Paul cops stunned man.

Updated: August 31, 2014, - 08:13 PM

Photo gallery:Facebook photo adds fuel to debate over tasing of man in St. Paul skyway

A photo posted to Facebook nearly five years ago is adding fresh fuel to debate over an incident in a...

Updated: August 31, 2014, - 04:39 PM

Photo gallery:Mo'ne Davis makes a splash

Two months after her 13th birthday, Davis has become perhaps the most captivating athlete in the United States.

Updated: August 20, 2014, - 11:38 PM

Photo gallery:Police, protesters clash in Missouri

Ferguson, Mo., was under curfew a day after police and about 200 protesters clashed in the St. Louis suburb.

Updated: August 17, 2014, - 12:29 AM

Photo gallery:Fiery crash closes I-35W for hours

A Metro Mobility bus driver who was injured and trapped in her vehicle after a crash on I-35W was rescued...

Updated: July 25, 2014, - 02:12 PM

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