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Fundraiser planned for cancer-stricken Cottage Grove native Jeff Bunton


A benefit is planned for a Cottage Grove native and Hennepin County sheriff’s deputy battling pancreatic cancer.

The Hennepin County Sheriff’s Deputies Association and the Fraternal Order of Police Foundation are holding a fundraiser for Jeff Bunton, 41, a Cottage Grove native and 1990 Park High School graduate. He has worked as a Hennepin County sheriff’s deputy for 14 years. He is currently assigned to the mental health transport unit.

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Scott Wente
Scott Wente has been editor at the South Washington County Bulletin since 2011. He worked as a reporter at other Forum Communications newspapers from 2003 to 2011. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls.
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