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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After implementing a new public safety model, data shows improvement in first year.
It’s all hands on deck as employees of the new 177,000-square-foot Walmart Supercenter in Cottage Grove unwrap product and stock shelves in preparation for the grand opening set for March...
Extremely cold weather cripples city water lines and has the Public Works Department working overtime.
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...
Longtime organizer says limited time frame, beer garden main reasons to rescinding his offer.
City drafts list of long-term goals it wants to work toward in the coming years.
Deal with Domeier forthcoming.
Park High School in Cottage Grove last week was the site of one of the lowest caucus turnouts in recent history of south Washington County’s Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party.
As a community with the Mississippi River running through its backyard, St. Paul Park promotes its unique location and multiple parks. But throughout the years, wear and tear has taken...
Chief said Lamers was "really focused" on community-based policing.