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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School District 833’s legislative wish list includes more state funding, flexibility with the academic calendar and school board control over referendum renewal decisions.
A St. Paul Park teen faces drug charges after he was found with prescription narcotics at Park High School. The 17-year-old St. Paul Park boy had five adderall pills that...
A woman was arrested on a drug charge after she was found sleeping in a stranger’s vehicle in Cottage Grove. The vehicle’s owner told an emergency dispatcher that an unknown...
Prosecutors charged Bailey Jordan Garcia, 19, of Pine Springs with second-degree murder in connection with Frigaard’s death early Saturday in Mahtomedi.
Park High School art teacher David Frigaard was the victim of a fatal shooting early Saturday in Mahtomedi, near where he owns a bar.
School District 833 continues its pursuit to purchase Valley Crossing Community School. The South Washington County School Board on Thursday approved a resolution to terminate duties of the intermediate school...
3M Specialty Additives was fined $1,000 recently.
The city of Cottage Grove may offer to buy the vacant Home Depot property, in hopes it will have better success in seeing the Gateway North eyesore redeveloped.
School Board members did say they will not consider outsourcing student busing to a private company as a cost-saving measure.
Two Wisconsin suspects who police say severed their monitoring bracelets and fled in a stolen truck were found Thursday in south Washington County.