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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In emergencies, citizens rely on law enforcement departments as their first line of defense. However, in the event of a chemical spill or release of other hazardous substances, law enforcement...
There isn’t anything quite like biting into a juicy red or green apple fresh from the tree after enjoying a sightseeing hayride through the orchard. If that sounds idyllic, visitors...
Another option for one-stop shopping for groceries, toiletries, clothing and electronics is just around the corner as accelerated construction at the Walmart site on East Point Douglas Road could have...
Cottage Grove partners with St. Paul Port Authority for future energy efficient funding.
Police department applied for a $50,000 National Highway Traffic Safety Administration grant to secure license plate reader, software.
The Crime Prevention Board, a longtime city program that has donated thousands to law enforcement endeavors throughout the years, presented the city with the check last week.
The 14 seniors representing Park High School during next week’s homecoming festivities have been chosen. They are Jordan Pinnix, Zach Hemmingson, Matt Goecke, Matt Palmquist, Sam Domeier, Troy Lowry, Jr.,...
An early afternoon rainstorm didn’t stop activities at the Cottage Grove Public Works Department from taking place as more than 1,000 people from around the area took advantage of the...
The Red Rock Corridor Commission and Washington County officials continue to analyze alternate options for the existing and future transit stations.
After more than three months of construction on East Point Douglas Road, the Linn Companies last week marked the grand opening of Tumble Fresh, the first self-service laundromat in Cottage Grove.