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Cottage Grove Director of Public Safety and Police Chief Craig Woolery (right) introduces the four Cottage Grove citizens who completed the eight-week reserves course. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)

Cottage Grove reserve officers graduate academy


Four Cottage Grove residents survived the eight-week police reserves course designed to test their law enforcement skills.

Laura Austgen, Jason Harder, Matt Jordan and Jim Nowak were recognized last week by the City Council for completing their training.

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Emily Buss
Emily Buss joined the South Washington County Bulletin in February 2013. She covers local government in Cottage Grove, St. Paul Park and Newport, along with other general assignment reporting. She holds a bachelor's degree in journalism and mass communications from Minnesota State University, Mankato.
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