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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A multi-million-dollar school property tax levy and the election of a majority of District 833 School Board members drew about 18 percent of registered voters to the polls last week.
The district will add school staff and make building safety and technology improvements rather than brace for budget reductions after voters approved a property tax hike to fund education operations.
Recent criminal activity reported in Newport.
Criminal activity reported in St. Paul Park.
From bonsai to holiday buffets and paints to pampered gifts, more than two dozen classes classes drew over 250 people for District 833 Community Education's Gentle Saturday on Nov. 9 at Cottage Grove Middle School.
Recent criminal activity reported in Cottage Grove.
Canadian Pacific’s free public event will feature a concert by pop-turned-country star Sheryl Crow, the main attraction of family-friendly festivities celebrating 15 years of the Holiday Train food shelf fundraiser.
Administrative Law Judge Barbara Case on Friday ruled that there was no probable cause to believe Committee for VOTE improperly reported its finances and use of a Woodbury law office for mail and meetings.
A tanker truck rolled near the St. Paul Park refinery Wednesday morning, leaking gasoline into a nearby storm sewer and holding pond and forcing temporary street and railroad closures. The semitrailer rolled onto its side and leaked gas from the tanker into a storm sewer on St. Paul Park Road near Summit Avenue, according to St. Paul Park police. The truck is owned by St. Paul Park Refinery LLC, which operates the nearby oil refinery.
The Rev. Ben Tims Sr., was a great church planter, a manager and a fabulous preacher, his son-in-law John Magee said.