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 Newport: Theft Wright Tree Service, 3000 Maxwell Ave., reported the theft of a hydraulic pole from the top of a truck July 11. Loss: $1,200...
Recently reported criminal activity in St. Paul Park: Break-in A resident in the 1700 block of Dayton Avenue found the back sliding glass door open when he arrived home July...
Two drivers called police to report road rage — and both ended up with citations, but not for their driving behavior. A 21-year-old Burnsville woman and a 37-year-old Cottage Grove...
Approximately 6,700 residents in Cottage Grove and St. Paul Park lost power around 1 p.m. Wednesday afternoon and power remained out in some areas until 6 p.m. Xcel Energy spokesman...
The 61-year-old man appeared to have been in medical distress before his truck crashed into a tree at the intersection of Grange Boulevard and Grenadier Avenue near U.S. Highway 61.
A 16-year-old Cottage Grove boy has been referred to juvenile court for allegedly using a pellet pistol in an attempted robbery.
Former Twin Cities sports radio personality Jeff Dubay has been sentenced for methamphetamine possession.
Recently reported criminal activity in Newport.
State environmental regulators cited the St. Paul Park oil refinery for an air quality infraction.
School District 833 Teachers would receive higher pay increases, and a contentious policy to determine how teaching spots are filled would undergo changes in a new tentative contract agreement between South Washington County Schools and its teachers. School District 833 and the United Teachers of South Washington County reached the tentative agreement through mediation July 25. School Board Chairman Ron Kath, who is on the district negotiating committee, said both sides were open-minded and willing to flex.