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.
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South Washington County Schools and its teachers union head to mediation next week, but a new contract is not expected to be settled before fall. District and union negotiators will...
Newport is down a retailer. The Newport Dollar Store has closed, just seven months after it opened. The store, which sold everything from office supplies to jewelry for a buck,...
A hay fire continued to smolder and at times flare up Tuesday afternoon at a Cottage Grove farm, two days after firefighters first were called to the fire.
Recently reported criminal activity in St. Paul Park:
Firefighters from five departments used more than 50,000 gallons of water to douse a barn fire in Cottage Grove.
A semitrailer rolled Monday morning on Bailey Road at the interchange with U.S. 61 in Newport.
This wasn’t the kind of fireworks anyone would want in the bedroom. A Cottage Grove resident called police on the Fourth of July after a discharged bottle rocket broke a...
Cottage Grove police received three reported black bear sightings last week.
A St. Paul Park man admitted to police he charged into his estranged wife’s apartment and tried to punch her new boyfriend, according to court records. Tracey Lee Leeman, 49,...
Recently reported criminal activity in St. Paul Park: Domestic assault Michael Eugene Erdos, 26, of St. Paul Park, was arrested June 21 on suspicion of domestic assault-strangulation after his 25-year-old...