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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School District 833 South Washington County Schools' finances and upcoming referendum loom large over the race for three School Board seats — and some candidates sharply disagree on those issues. The seven candidates took differing positions on District 833's fiscal situation and whether they support the referendum when they met Tuesday for their only forum before the Nov.
Recently reported criminal activity in Cottage Grove: Theft A Minneapolis man working on a home in the 6500 block of 81st Street reported Sept. 5 that tools valued at $230...
A 5-year-old Newport girl suffered only minor injuries after she was hit by a car Wednesday outside the Newport Library and Community Center, police said.
A two-vehicle rollover crash Monday in Cottage Grove sent one driver to the hospital but resulted in no serious injuries.
Caleb Karnitz spent the past few months fascinated by portable toilets.
A man who police say had rubber gloves and an empty suitcase in his tarp-lined trunk is charged with prostitution after he allegedly had sex with an underage Cottage Grove girl and tried to meet her a second time for sex.
Canadian Pacific's festive food-shelf fundraiser on rails will roll into Cottage Grove Thursday, Dec. 10. The stop is planned for 5:45 p.m.
A Cottage Grove man will serve a prison sentence for threatening to shoot his father-in-law and then engaging police in a roughly 10-hour armed standoff.
ALDI will open in Cottage Grove next year, company and city officials announced Tuesday. The grocery store plans to redevelop the OfficeMax building at 9010 Jamaica Ave., across the street...
Michele Walker’s case filed this month in U.S. District Court alleges that she was fired last year after she spoke up in defense of a black student whose mother sought a special education evaluation for her kindergarten son.