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 Cottage Grove woman is charged with fighting with a police officer who was investigating her missing daughter’s whereabouts.
South Washington County Schools proposes a roughly 4 percent property tax levy increase next year. The School Board last week approved setting its preliminary 2015 levy at the maximum increase...
A former East Ridge High School volunteer baseball coach was arrested Tuesday following the hours-long disappearance of two 13-year-old Andover girls who were later found unharmed.
Angel Daniel Ramirez, 19, admitted during questioning that he had punched the 13-month-old girl multiple times, according to court records.
Recently reported criminal activity in Newport: Drunken driving A 37-year-old Hastings man was arrested on suspicion of third-degree drunken driving about 3 a.m. Sept. 10 on Highway 61. The man...
The municipal golf course’s budget improved this year and the course is not expected to receive financial help from the city’s general budget next year in order to break even.
A Newport man found in possession of more than 50 doses of illegal drugs was sentenced to a year in jail and 10 years of probation.
Recently reported criminal activity: Assault A Cottage Grove man was cited for allegedly assaulting a woman Sept. 11 at a home in the 7500 block of Irvin Avenue. Michael W...
A St. Paul Park man was sentenced Sept. 12 to jail time and probation for assaulting a man with a pole.
A Cottage Grove man pleaded guilty to hitting his pregnant girlfriend during an altercation earlier this month. Patrick A. Zadlo, 31, entered a guilty plea to felony domestic assault on...