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 principals have agreed to a new two-year contract.
A minimum wage increase will be a bump for low-earning Minnesota workers, or it will be a bust for the state’s economy. Those were competing predictions by south Washington County...
South Washington County Schools Superintendent Keith Jacobus is hosting a conversation about adolescent brain development later this month.
The School Board voted to accept the mid-term resignation at Gelbmann’s request, after his spotty attendance at School Board meetings was going to be the subject of a closed session.
Recently reported criminal activity: Burglary Two Newport men reported March 26 that their home in the 1100 block of Mark Court had been burglarized. A TV, DVDs and two safes...
A Cottage Grove woman was arrested for allegedly pushing her husband down a flight of stairs. Police were called about 4:30 p.m. March 28 to a home in the 7000...
Two young men who were arrested in connection with a Newport garage burglary both claimed they could not recall where they had been due to their memory problems.
Recent criminal activity reported in Newport: Theft SuperAmerica, 1624 Hastings Ave., reported a $50 gas drive-off March 14. Courtesy Car Rental, 1412 Hastings Ave., reported March 14 that two spare...
Authorities say a Cottage Grove man swindled nearly $50,000 after being given control of family finances.
The South Washington County Telecommunications Commission was named a winner in the 35th-annual Telly Awards for its promotional video featuring the Cottage Grove splash pad. The video received a Bronze...