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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City honored for its continued efforts in creating a more sustainable, eco-friendly community by participating in the state’s GreenStep Cities program.
Only at the 62nd-annual booya, hosted by the Newport Fire Department, do people from around south Washington County eat bowlfuls of scorching hot stew on a muggy July afternoon. Hundreds...
When a sour thief stole 8-year-old Akirah Nyberg’s lemonade stand from the front lawn of her St. Paul Park home Tuesday night, she decided to turn the entrepreneurial pitfall into...
Hold on to those reusable grocery bags, ALDI grocery store is headed to the area. But not this year.
City to vet over a dozen candidates, whittle number down to a handful prior to full council interviews.
Renovations to make way for weekly dinners, upgraded interior and bridal suite.
Cottage Grove Economic Development Director Danette Parr is stepping down later this month after accepting a new position in the northwest metro. Parr, who has been with the city since...
Lehrke waived his right to a jury trial and instead defended his case in front of a judge. Verdict expected 90 days after attorneys file findings of facts.
Washington County swimmers should skip Big Marine Park Reserve’s beach Wednesday, June 24 through noon Friday, June 26 as the beach is closed for treatment of swimmer’s itch. Swimmer’s itch...
“Our current location has reached the end of its useful life,” said Michelle Rageth, food shelf director,