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 St. Paul man wanted on felony warrants was arrested last week in Cottage Grove after allegedly eluding police by entering an elderly woman’s home.
South Washington County voters will fill a majority of District 833 School Board seats in the Nov. 5 election.
A walking decision helped Wayne Johnson decide to run for the District 833 School Board.
Katie Schwartz has a daughter who graduated from Park High School, a son at Grey Cloud Elementary, a daughter at Pullman Elementary and a son headed for preschool. That exposure to different programs within District 833 is good background for the School Board, Schwartz said.
Katy McElwee-Stevens holds at least one distinction among District 833 School Board hopefuls: She is the only candidate who works in the school district.
Michael Edman said as a District 833 School Board member he would apply skills he uses as an attorney: the ability to analyze issues with competing interests, and a willingness to ask questions.
Recent criminal activity reported in Cottage Grove.
A benefit is planned for a Cottage Grove native and Hennepin County sheriff’s deputy battling pancreatic cancer.
Children rescued in a house fire, pulled from a violent home or injured in a crash may be blanketed in warmth after those traumatic incidents, thanks to a group of girls.
South Washington County residents can celebrate Oktoberfest and help a good cause this weekend.