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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Newport might soon be in for its own kind of city-wide spring cleaning. The City Council is amending its nuisance ordinance to impose stricter penalties upon homeowners of properties deemed...
Construction on the roughly 20,000-square-foot Goodwill in Cottage Grove is nearly complete, adding to the commercial development at the busy corner of Hardwood Avenue and 80th Street. Mary Beth Caseman...
With i-Tree suite, forester values city's trees near $1.7 million
The Red Rock Saloon, a small-town watering hole that has provided spirits and bar fare to area patrons for decades is now days away from undergoing an extensive remodel that...
Police chief says residents are becoming more comfortable reporting.
Study finds cause of premature stripping, road failure due to high content of air voids in pavement.
Residents must contact City Hall to get reimbursed.
Cottage Grove resident Mike Gabrielli would not have chosen it as an occupation, but after five years as a part-time firefighter it has become a job he has dedicated most...
Hundreds attend ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday.
It was an early morning for many Pullman Elementary students and their parents last week as dozens filed into the gymnasium for the school’s reading breakfast Thursday, March 6. Doughnuts,...