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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An arraignment hearing was scheduled for Thursday in Washington County District Court but now is set for Dec. 11.
Challenger Karla Bigham collected and spent 10 times more campaign money than incumbent Autumn Lehrke in their Washington County commissioner race.
Hundreds of mourners gathered Tuesday for the funeral for retired Cottage Grove police Sgt. Greg Brysky.
South Washington County Schools is preparing to face a $7.5 million shortfall next year.
A St. Paul man will spend a year in jail and 10 years on probation for manslaughter in the death of a St. Paul Park man.
When working on his bills in the Minnesota House the past two years, Dan Schoen said he sometimes would make an extra stop: the office of Republican staff researchers. The...
Matthew Kowalski believes Minnesotans would be better off if the Legislature adopted a simple approach: “I want government to get out of the way,” he said. The Cottage Grove Republican...
South Washington County Schools plans two more upcoming meetings to discuss and get feedback on its long-range facilities proposals . The meetings will be at: -- 9:30-11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct...
Area legislative candidates said they support the goals of a recent law designed to help women in the workplace but acknowledged the new act’s implications on businesses are yet unknown...
Three people were injured late Friday when a limousine was struck on Highway 61 in Cottage Grove. The limo was attempting to turn off the highway when it bottomed out,...