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South Washington County Schools in November settled a civil lawsuit brought against the district. School Board members said the settlement was the best financial decision based on the potential costs associated with going to trial.
South Washington County Schools settles ex-employee's claim for $50,000
November 24, 2017 - 11:00am
Construction crews excavating a basement for a proposed home in Nininger Township prompted an investigation when they discovered human remains. Researchers and neighbors have since identified the property as the former Rose Hill Cemetery site. Maureen McMullen / RiverTown Multimedia
Construction turns up century-old cemetery near Hastings
November 22, 2017 - 7:39pm
More than a dozen trees have been taken down by the beavers, and more have been started on. Photo courtesy of Andy Shoemaker
Beavers busy chewing down trees on city-owned lots in Newport
November 23, 2017 - 5:32pm
Karla Bigham announced she will run for the Minnesota Senate in a special election following Sen. Dan Schoen's resignation. Submitted photo
Former state lawmaker Bigham announces Senate run; GOP Reps. Jurgens and Franke considering bids
November 22, 2017 - 11:14am
Runners take off for the eighth-annual Hale to the Bird 5K on Thanksgiving in Cottage Grove. Scott Wente / RiverTown Multimedia
Hale to the Bird tops 600 runners in Cottage Grove
November 23, 2017 - 10:13am
Patrick Nickle of Cottage Grove served in   Afghanistan in 2009 with the Army Reserve. Nickle's year-long deployment is the subject of "A Soldier's Journey" by Justin Atkinson, a government producer at the South Washington County Telecommunications Commission. Submitted photo courtesy of Patrick Nickle
A soldier's journey: Cottage Grove officer, veteran shares story in new cable documentary
November 7, 2017 - 1:06pm
FILE-- Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Oct. 18, 2017. A growing national outcry over sexual harassment reached the Senate on Nov. 16, when a radio newscaster accused Franken of kissing and groping her without consent during a 2006 U.S.O. tour of the Middle East before he took public office. Franken almost immediately released an apology to the newscaster, Leeann Tweeden. (Tom Brenner/The New York Times)
Franken says he'll work to regain Minnesotans' trust as US senator
November 23, 2017 - 8:30pm
The race to replace Schoen: Bigham is in, McNamara ‘strongly leaning toward’ a run
November 22, 2017 - 2:05pm
Cottage Grove man sentenced for raping teen girl in Woodbury
November 17, 2017 - 7:42pm
Sen. Dan Schoen, DFL-St. Paul Park, will resign Wednesday amid sexual harassment allegations, his attorney said. Forum News Service file photo
Sen. Schoen to resign amid sexual harassment allegations
November 21, 2017 - 5:25pm
Leah Restad, a junior at East Ridge High School, scored a perfect 36 on her ACT. Submitted photo courtesy of Sara Restad
A hard ACT to follow: East Ridge junior nails perfect test score
November 14, 2017 - 8:00pm
Gabi and Jacek Kozdroj recently took ownership of the Woodbury Anytime Fitness on Bielenberg Drive. Submitted photo.
New Anytime Fitness owners plan to take gym to 'next level'
November 10, 2017 - 10:06am
The new G-Will Liquors, located adjacent from the existing store, is expected to anchor the future Norris Marketplace retail development. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
New G-Will Liquors store opens next week in Cottage Grove
June 20, 2014 - 12:12pm
Longtime friends and East Ridge graduates Brittany Mahowald (left) and Noelle Tomes are headed to Air Force Academy next fall. Blaze Fugina / RiverTown Multimedia
Noelle Tomes joins Mahowald, brother at Air Force
July 5, 2017 - 9:09am
Arachi O’Brien and Brie Hamilton pose with their winning entries in the New-Park Lions Peace Poster Contest at Oltman Middle School. They met Nov. 13 with St. Paul Park Mayor Sandi Dingle (left) and New-Park Lions president Jenn Bierman. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Visions of peace: Oltman students win local Lions poster contest
November 23, 2017 - 12:00pm
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