Weather Forecast

Cottage Grove Middle School student Julia Dorn, 14, has been packaging birthday bags for children in need since she was just 4 years old. The eighth-grader has doled out more than 1,000 bags. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)

Cottage Grove teen awarded for giving birthday bags to children in need

Email News Alerts

For many children, celebrating a birthday is a joyous occasion often filled with presents and a party. But for some whose families have limited means, even a small toy is unaffordable.


Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

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.
(651) 459-4629