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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Cottage Grove doesn’t have enough grocery stores or full-service restaurant options, according to a recent study by retail consultants McComb Group.
Cottage Grove looks to updated retail analysis as part of renewed efforts to fill vacant land and buildings.
After years of struggling with the effects of a failing kidney and appealing for a life-saving transplant, the wait is over for Jim Gorbunow who is recovering from surgery at...
The Newport Police Department saw a 5-percent decrease in criminal activity last year, according to a recent report. Meanwhile, the city’s community service officer saw a hefty increase in workload...
American Logistics is planning to expand its Cottage Grove Business Park location. The full-service logistics provider, located at 7800 97th St., is planning a roughly 100,000-square-foot expansion that will not...
Council unanimously backs $8K compensation analysis, study could take over six months.
Three alleged open meeting law violations included in civil lawsuit, judge has 90-day window to decide.
Three potential firms have submitted proposals, city to interview search firm candidates later this month.
City Council begins penning a list of desired attributes for Schroeder’s successor, says engaging, flexible and innovative are top characteristics.
Cottage Grove Director of Public Safety/Police Chief Craig Woolery is the recent recipient of an award recognizing his continued support of public safety employees with military backgrounds. Police officer Brad...