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 5-year-old Newport girl suffered only minor injuries after she was hit by a car Wednesday outside the Newport Library and Community Center, police said.
A two-vehicle rollover crash Monday in Cottage Grove sent one driver to the hospital but resulted in no serious injuries.
Caleb Karnitz spent the past few months fascinated by portable toilets.
A man who police say had rubber gloves and an empty suitcase in his tarp-lined trunk is charged with prostitution after he allegedly had sex with an underage Cottage Grove girl and tried to meet her a second time for sex.
Canadian Pacific's festive food-shelf fundraiser on rails will roll into Cottage Grove Thursday, Dec. 10. The stop is planned for 5:45 p.m.
A Cottage Grove man will serve a prison sentence for threatening to shoot his father-in-law and then engaging police in a roughly 10-hour armed standoff.
ALDI will open in Cottage Grove next year, company and city officials announced Tuesday. The grocery store plans to redevelop the OfficeMax building at 9010 Jamaica Ave., across the street...
Michele Walker’s case filed this month in U.S. District Court alleges that she was fired last year after she spoke up in defense of a black student whose mother sought a special education evaluation for her kindergarten son.
Seven people escaped a fire late Sunday that left one home a total loss and damaged two neighboring properties.
Former Cottage Grove City Council member Derrick Lehrke faces a possible civil lawsuit for failing to file an amended finance report and pay a fine related to his 2012 legislative...