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 man who sent a picture of himself burglarizing the home of a vacationing Cottage Grove family has been sentenced to jail and probation.
Local authorities have seen a burst of complaints ahead of the April 18 tax deadline, and they said some people have lost thousands of dollars after falling victim to the untraceable phone swindlers.
A man was arrested for allegedly punching a woman during a domestic incident and then he smashed his head into a squad car window.
A Ramsey County judge fined Derrick Lehrke and ordered him to file an amended campaign finance report that explains how money from his past Minnesota House bid was used.
Police twice used a stun gun to apprehend a man who reportedly was out of control, beating his chest and running through a St. Paul Park gas station.
Criminal charges are expected in connection with a reported stolen vehicle and chase that started in Cottage Grove and ended in Forest Lake.
The Washington County sheriff’s office is investigating a woman’s report that she was raped in a car in a remote area of Newport.
A Cottage Grove woman has been sentenced for stealing more than $800 in merchandise from Kohl’s. Victoria Lynn Robinson, 41, was convicted March 21 of gross-misdemeanor theft in Washington County...
Roughly three-dozen green thumbs got gardening tips and ideas from a group of Washington County master gardeners during a free workshop Saturday at the Cottage Grove Public Works building. The...
A Maple Grove man admitted to engaging in prostitution with a 16-year-old Cottage Grove girl and pleaded guilty to underage prostitution and child pornography charges.