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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Six seconds — that’s about how long a line of cars on 80th Street has to make a left turn onto either East Point Douglas Road or Hardwood Avenue when...
Washington County and Cottage Grove are beginning a joint study to identify future safety improvements on the 4-mile stretch from the east side of Highway 61 to Manning Avenue.
Limousines, tuxedos and ball gowns added to the glitz and glamor of the evening Saturday during the 11th-annual District 833 Community Education-hosted Daddy Daughter Dance. Over 1,500 participants danced the...
Repair areas include F2, F3, F4 districts, 90th Street, a portion of Grey Cloud Trail and an extension of 97th Street, Hemingway Avenue.
Storm water drainage issues associated with property, city mulls who should pay for the expensive upgrades.
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...