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. He is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin-River Falls.
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School District 833 Superintendent Keith Jacobus got his annual report card last week. The South Washington County School Board gave Jacobus his yearly performance evaluation during a closed meeting July...
An 86-unit senior housing project in Cottage Grove is moving forward with plans to break ground this fall, and the operators pledge to make the facility part of the community.
Recently reported criminal activity in Cottage Grove: Intoxicated McDonald’s, 7355 East Point Douglas Road, called police shortly before midnight July 2 after four people who appeared to be intoxicated attempted...
A man was arrested for allegedly punching his grandmother at a Cottage Grove home. Police were called after 11 p.m. July 4 to a home in the 9000 block of...
South Washington County Schools’ information technology director is leaving. Andrew Baldwin, who has led the IT department for three years, is resigning to take a similar job in the Farmington...
A man was sentenced earlier this month for firing several 9 mm rounds into a Cottage Grove cornfield after drinking late one night.
An Inver Grove Heights man was charged with drunken driving after allegedly swerving all over the road and driving the wrong way down 80th Street in Cottage Grove.
Recently reported criminal activity in Cottage Grove: Vandalism A Cottage Grove resident reported June 27 that someone knocked over planters at a home in the 9900 block of 77th Street...
A Newport man and former youth pastor was sentenced last month for having sex with a teenage girl, whom he admitted to impregnating, and for possessing pornographic images of her as he awaited his criminal sentence.
The cost to public infrastructure in Washington County from recent flooding and storms has risen to nearly $500,000.