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 fire burned part of a harvested cornfield and threatened a field of standing cornstalks on a windy Wednesday afternoon in Cottage Grove.
South Washington County Schools has proposed a $49 million property tax levy for next year, but the final amount that will be levied from district property taxpayers will depend on the outcome of the Nov. 5 school referendum.
Recent criminal activity reported in Cottage Grove:
Family dedicates bench, raises awareness after boy’s death.
Voters may soon see lawn signs and fliers urging support for the South Washington County Schools referendum.
As local school teachers are diving into curriculum this fall, District 833 leaders are doing their own educating.
Judy Spooner had just finished a Bulletin assignment taking photographs of children at a Christmas program. She walked outside, paused and teared up. “I’m in the parking lot,” she recalled...
A woman was arrested for alleged domestic assault just hours after police identified her as the suspect in recent suspicious school bus stop incidents in Cottage Grove and possibly a similar encounter in St. Paul Park.
Recent criminal activity reported in Newport.
Recent criminal activity reported in Cottage Grove.