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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Climb aboard the “Strawbinnium Eagle,” as Cottage Grove City Council member Dave Thiede dubbed it, and take part in this year’s Star Wars-themed Strawberry Festival. The annual four-day get-together is...
Despite some residents questioning its efficacy and safety, all-way stop stays.
Lindeen, McCormick replace retired Sgt. Smith and Sgt. Brysky.
Units to include both low-income and market rate, as well as condos and senior living apartments.
A sea of small red berries attracted dozens of pickers Wednesday for the second full day of the summer strawberry season at Afton Apple Orchard. Starting about a week later...
The recent move of a second Level 3 sex offender to south Washington County prompted law enforcement officials in St. Paul Park to hold a community meeting during which safety...
Located in the Shoppes at Almar Village, the shop is a roughly 3,700-square-foot haven for dogs in the area.
Last rating increase was five years ago.
It was always a lifelong goal of Jim ‘Smitty’ Smith to wear a police uniform. An encounter with law enforcement as a young child ignited a passion for community service...
Sonia Gutierrez almost couldn’t contain her excitement as her full name was announced last week during District 833’s Next Step Transition Program graduation ceremony. The 21-year-old Mexico City native, along...