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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Goodwill/Easter Seals Minnesota has reported interest in the vacant Coldwell Banker Burnet site at the corner of Hardwood Avenue and 80th Street.
Scott and Karen Elliott celebrate 35 years of foster parenting and look back at the defining moments of their, at times, unusual family dynamics.
Hot stew on a hot summer day isn't a typical meal, unless it's booya. The Newport Fire Department whipped up five drums equalling 320 gallons of the Midwestern classic over...
Public invited to Park High School to discuss city issues.
Every second Sunday in July, as tradition dictates, the Newport Fire Department hosts the annual Booya festival, which gives area residents a taste of true upper midwestern traditions. And this...
In an effort to help Newport resident Leisa Knauff better market her 14 parcels of land immediately south of the Newport City Hall, the council allowed a zone change from...
The council will hold a public hearing on whether to secure a general obligation capital improvement bond.
The strawberry picking season at Afton Apple Orchard was drastically shortened by a bought of unruly weather during May and June.
The cities of Cottage Grove, Newport and St. Paul Park were recognized last month.
The wide array of wing sauces and infamous Blazin' Wing Challenge just might be on its way into Cottage Grove as Buffalo Wild Wings is said to be in talks with Cottage Grove city officials. The franchise is scouting two potential locations within the city.