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’s winning bid of $21.5 million for the building addresses a key part of the district’s long-term facilities plan and signals the potential end of a 20-year education partnership with two neighboring districts.
Cottage Grove police recently helped to track down a juvenile who authorities say was shining a laser light into the cockpit of a State Patrol helicopter in the sky. Police...
School District 833’s legislative wish list includes more state funding, flexibility with the academic calendar and school board control over referendum renewal decisions.
A St. Paul Park teen faces drug charges after he was found with prescription narcotics at Park High School. The 17-year-old St. Paul Park boy had five adderall pills that...
A woman was arrested on a drug charge after she was found sleeping in a stranger’s vehicle in Cottage Grove. The vehicle’s owner told an emergency dispatcher that an unknown...
Prosecutors charged Bailey Jordan Garcia, 19, of Pine Springs with second-degree murder in connection with Frigaard’s death early Saturday in Mahtomedi.
Park High School art teacher David Frigaard was the victim of a fatal shooting early Saturday in Mahtomedi, near where he owns a bar.
School District 833 continues its pursuit to purchase Valley Crossing Community School. The South Washington County School Board on Thursday approved a resolution to terminate duties of the intermediate school...
3M Specialty Additives was fined $1,000 recently.
The city of Cottage Grove may offer to buy the vacant Home Depot property, in hopes it will have better success in seeing the Gateway North eyesore redeveloped.