Scott Wente has been editor at the South Washington County Bulletin since 2011. He worked as a reporter at other Forum Communications newspapers from 2003 to 2011.
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Recently reported criminal activity in Cottage Grove: Suspicious activity A Cottage Grove woman called police June 11 after she walked out to her deck that morning and saw a male...
District 833 will continue assigning an iPad to each student in five schools. The district is re-upping its contract with Apple to provide 1-to-1 digital learning with iPads to students...
The city of Newport reached an agreement to pay health insurance for a former police officer who left the department due to a work-related injury.
Construction of the new Junction 70 Grill in Cottage Grove could begin within three weeks and the restaurant and bar may be open by November. Junction 70 owner Joel Lehman...
The South Washington County School Board has approved future raises for Superintendent Keith Jacobus, a move that drew criticism for its timing amid a teacher contract dispute.
A teenager was struck by a car Thursday night while crossing 70th Street in Cottage Grove.
A Cottage Grove man is charged with underage prostitution after authorities say he answered an online ad and agreed to meet a 15-year-old girl for a sex act in Hastings.
Cottage Grove City Council members took a dim view of a company’s preferred solar garden location. Sunrise Development wanted permission to install a 5-megawatt solar energy garden on land near...
The city of Cottage Grove has a new canine crime stopper.
Plans for an apartment complex adjacent to the Newport Transit Station are moving forward. MWF Properties received a conditional use permit last week for its 42-unit Red Rock Square Family...