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 man was arrested after trying to run from police investigating apparent marijuana use at a Cottage Grove hotel. A police officer was conducting a walk-through of Wakota Inn and...
A Cottage Grove man was arrested in connection with a reported burglary last month at Zywiec’s Garden Center. A Washington County sheriff’s deputy on patrol about 4:30 a.m. Oct. 24...
A St. Paul Park man allegedly fired a shotgun through the window of a neighbor’s home in a residential area.
Aaron Harper agreed to dismiss a pending compensation grievance against School District 833 when he abruptly resigned as East Ridge High School principal.
The Woodbury Police Department opened an investigation into Harper for allegedly misusing School District 833 money and resources, police Cmdr. Steve Wills said Friday.
Recent criminal activity reported in Cottage Grove: Assault A 14-year-old Hastings girl was issued a juvenile citation for fifth-degree assault after reportedly hitting a 14-year-old Cottage Grove girl Oct. 9...
The South Washington County School Board might ask voters next fall for more than $170 million to fund a multi-year facilities construction plan.
Aaron Harper resigned as East Ridge High School principal Thursday, following an investigation conducted after School District 833 received a complaint against him, according to district officials.
All three District 833 high schools would be expanded, a new middle school would be built, the growing Nuevas Fronteras elementary Spanish immersion program would get its own facility and...
Karla Bigham passed laws affecting counties when she served in the Minnesota Legislature, and she dealt with Washington County while on the Cottage Grove City Council. But Bigham said joining...