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 who police say fought with an officer investigating her in a child custody case will be sentenced early next year.
The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents of a phone scam. The sheriff’s office said there were reports last week that a male posing as a sheriff’s deputy has...
Washington County residents went to the voting booth last month at a higher rate than the statewide turnout, but still only slightly more than half of registered voters cast a...
Police are investigating an apparent shooting in St. Paul Park last week week that left two men injured.
Cottage Grove City Council member Derrick Lehrke has pleaded not guilty to careless driving and speeding, charges that stem from allegations he drove 110 mph on Highway 61. Lehrke was...
A Hastings man was found dead in a car at a Cottage Grove gas station. Tylor David Johnson, 26, was found Dec. 9 in a car in the Holiday parking...
District administrators and staff are beginning a multi-faceted planning process that looks a bit like several lines of dominoes that not only need to merge but in a particular order.
School District 833 has released preliminary estimates on the property tax impact of the planned $179 million bond referendum. The district likely will put the bond measure before voters in...
A split South Washington County School Board awarded a new contract to Kraus-Anderson to oversee work on a new middle school and construction at other buildings.
Cottage Grove detectives and the Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office are investigating the cause of death.