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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Fuel prices in south Washington County vary in comparison to surrounding communities and one local lawmaker wants to change that.
Nothing says winter in Minnesota quite like outdoor ice skating, hot chocolate and a crackling bonfire. Highlands Park pond in Cottage Grove was abuzz with activity Friday as dozens of...
In an attempt to better regulate, clarity unlawful noises, infractions placed under one section of the city code.
"Proud Supporter of Beyond the Yellow Ribbon” businesses honored for dedication to helping military families.
The annual Rose Bowl celebration in Pasadena, Calif., marked each New Year’s Day by a colorful parade of elaborately decorated floats, was the perfect stage for one Cottage Grove family...
A recent survey put Cottage Grove among 10 Minnesota cities touted as the best communities for job seekers.
Jim Gorbunow isn’t a master, or even amateur, snow sculptor, but the roughly 5-foot-tall frozen kidney in the front of his Cottage Grove home suggests otherwise. Gorbunow, who is in...
With temperatures well below zero Monday morning, the Jan. 6 meeting of the St. Paul Park City Council has been canceled. City Clerk Sharon Ornquist said the agenda, which included...
Conservation Partners Legacy grant desired to continue prairie restoration efforts.
Results mostly positive but ‘fair to poor’ for city appearance.