Emma Nelson

Reporter | South Metro
Phone: 952-746-3287
: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.

Recent content from Emma Nelson

Savage, Prior Lake aim for compromise on road fix

Savage and Prior Lake have come down to the wire as they try to agree on an upgrade to dangerous...

Updated: September 16, 2014, - 02:52 PM

Nearby mine chips away at Renaissance Festival's magic

A mine, which produces construction aggregates, is moving closer to the festival, making it more difficult to reach and leaving questions among employees and patrons about how much longer this fantastical world can remain untouched.

Updated: September 16, 2014, - 11:36 AM

Prior Lake, Savage bump heads over Hwy. 13 traffic fix

Multiple schools, new housing has boosted traffic by 25 percent in 6-year period.

Updated: September 10, 2014, - 02:59 PM

Judge dismisses Scott County attorney's campaign complaint

Outgoing county attorney Patrick Ciliberto accused candidate of unfair claim.

Updated: September 07, 2014, - 08:40 PM

Fairgoers pull double duty as U research subjects

Fran Holmsten stood at the edge of a long walkway in her stocking feet, hands at her sides.When she heard...

Updated: August 30, 2014, - 06:52 AM

After first year, Red Line gets a tuneup

Marketing efforts and line upgrades aim to lure more riders to state’s first fast busway.

Updated: August 29, 2014, - 11:49 PM

Records reveal troubled waters at Minnetrista City Hall

Records show deep-seated political divides behind plans for a new water treatment plant.

Updated: August 29, 2014, - 04:13 PM

U researchers at State Fair want to know about healthy eating

The Minnesota State Fair isn’t the likeliest place to gauge interest in healthy eating.But that’s exactly what a team of...

Updated: August 29, 2014, - 05:27 AM

Coin toss decides Rosemount City Council race

Alba Nowlin received the final spot on the November ballot for the Rosemount City Council.

Updated: August 23, 2014, - 03:00 PM

Savage neighborhood divided by horses

As the city changes, homeowners in search of a rural experience find themselves in a difficult situation.

Updated: August 22, 2014, - 11:32 PM

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