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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Families from around the area celebrated Mardi Gras early at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church in St. Paul Park Saturday and Sunday with food, raffles, games and a silent auction...
S’mores, skating and a smoldering campfire drew dozens to Whitbred Memorial Park in St. Paul Park Sunday for the city’s first-ever Winterfest outing. The outdoor ice skating event was hosted...
Police refresh council, employees on threat management plans.
St. Paul Park police officer Mark Erickson has patrolled the city’s streets for two decades, a commitment that was recently recognized by the City Council. Erickson, who joined the St...
Individual award really a "team effort" for Mike McCoy, who was honored by the Cottage Grove Fire Department last month.
Long-term vision to expand ridership at recently built Newport Transit Station and transform community.
The Cottage Grove RadioShack is one of 27 stores in Minnesota slated for closure next month after the franchise filed for bankruptcy. Last week, RadioShack made a deal with wireless...
Updated ordinance result of city asking for more consistent enforcement.
Washington County officials are optimistic a new study will find a solution to timing and safety issues on the 70th Street/Summit Avenue bridge over Highway 61 in St. Paul Park...
Following enactment of new sign ordinance, city looking to replace civic signs with electronic reader board at community garden.