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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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...
Recently reported criminal activity in Cottage Grove: Drunken driving Sherry Lynn Bennett, 49, of Woodbury was arrested on suspicion of second-degree drunken driving and gross-misdemeanor driving after cancellation following a...
The next senior housing project in Cottage Grove won’t be limited to seniors. Dominium’s 184-unit affordable apartment building planned near White Pine Senior Living was intended to only serve seniors,...
For the first time in decades there will be a new prosecutor in St. Paul Park. The city has contracted with GDO Law to handle its prosecution duties beginning July...
There was plenty of heat—but no rain—and lots of floats for Cottage Grove's 2016 Strawberry Fest Grand Parade Saturday morning.
A Wisconsin woman who blamed a car crash on being distracted by her dog was later arrested on drug charges.
Matt Koskie and Steven Sanftner searched numerous Cottage Grove parks this week before a fourth clue in the Strawberry Fest Medallion Hunt led them to Pine Tree Pond Park Thursday morning.