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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As the palette of today’s beer drinker is becoming increasingly more refined and small breweries pop up all over the Twin Cities, Cottage Grove residents and local elected officials Derrick and Autumn Lehrke are looking to capitalize on the popular trend.
Wayne and Angi Butt plan to refurbish their 130-foot dairy barn and turn it into a wedding venue.
The new 177,000-square-foot Walmart in Cottage Grove needs workers to staff the various departments.
The city of Newport is seeking interested residents to serve on its Planning Commission and Heritage Preservation Commission.
Washington County officials are enlisting the help of MnDOT to conduct a study to determine appropriate speed limits.
The prospect of modifying the city’s trash hauling services has been debated before, but one council members wants another look.
The fro-yo craze that heated up Cottage Grove last year might be losing its cool. Yo-Joe’s Frozen Yogurt and Coffee Shoppe owner and co-founder Laurie Levine announced Monday the closing...
BEC's newest tenant specializes in a variety of green technologies, include solar panels and LED lights.
While many stores were opening early for post-Thanksgiving shoppers Thursday, vandals broke into Sprint and stole three phones.
City’s Everwood development to add a fourth addition.