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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Four candidates are vying for two seats on the St. Paul Park City Council. Residents Darrin Smith and Nathan Kotfis are running against incumbents Sandi Dingle and Jeff Swenson.
Campaigning for a third term as a St. Paul Park City Council member, Jeff Swenson said his work on the council is not done.
The EDA changed the business from an enterprise fund to a special revenue fund.
With no formal outlet for area artists to foster the growing arts scene in Cottage Grove, city officials decided that a new volunteer commission is warranted.
For the last 43 years, Lee Flandrich’s day often began before the sun rose and ended long after it had set. That just comes with the territory when you work...
Extensive rehabilitation work on the Broadway water tower, which marks the entrance to St. Paul Park, is complete.
Longtime St. Paul Park Public Works Supervisor Lee Flandrich is retiring at the end of October, leaving the position vacant.
The results of the month-long poll on the city's website, which asked residents if Heritage Days should continue, will be discussed during an upcoming council workshop session.
Part-time employee boasts 12 years experience in the state library system.
The developer of the vacant Home Depot site in Cottage Grove has letters of intent in place with various retailers and is soon expected to sign a development agreement with the city.