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.
- Member for
- 2 years 11 months
City council hopefuls meet for last forum prior to Nov. 4 election.
Candidates vying for two council seats.
Four new hires originated from area, replace veteran officers following retirements.
Assessments for $2.66 million project approved.
Heating element added under new concrete.
Longtime business owner vies for one of two seats in first-time bid for office.
Park grad campaigns for one of two seats on council.
Incumbent seeking second term on council, focusing on getting feedback from residents.
Stay-at-home-mom and first-time candidate, she wants to keep Cottage Grove friendly to families.
Seeking a second term, the incumbent focuses on bringing business to the city.