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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A dispute over safety improvements to 70th Street highlights differences in the race between incumbent Commissioner Autumn Lehrke and challenger Karla Bigham.
I have lived in Cottage Grove for seven years, and I have loved every minute of it. Cottage Grove is a fabulous place to plant roots, both family and business...
Park HIgh School kicked off its 100th anniversary celebration with the school's annual homecoming parade Friday afternoon. Amidst the student, royalty and team parade floats were classic cars featuring past...
Rep. Denny McNamara and DFL challenger Don Slaten pitched different strengths, experiences and positions as they faced off in a televised election forum. In seeking re-election to a seventh two-year...
Big issues — energy and water use, health care and transportation — expose some of the differences between DFL Rep. Dan Schoen and Republican challenger Matthew Kowalski. The two candidates...
Cottage Grove Elementary School held its carnival fundraiser Oct. 3, drawing hundreds of families for games, crafts and activities staged throughout the building.
The two prepared options are each estimated to cost roughly $146 million and call for changes to elementary schools, middle schools and high schools.
There were lots of Crestview memories recalled as school teachers, administrators and families past and present gathered in the school’s gymnasium Oct. 2 to commemorate the school’s half-century mark.
A Cottage Grove woman is charged with fighting with a police officer who was investigating her missing daughter’s whereabouts.
South Washington County Schools proposes a roughly 4 percent property tax levy increase next year. The School Board last week approved setting its preliminary 2015 levy at the maximum increase...