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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An administrative steering committee will recommend a hybrid proposal when the South Washington County School Board meets Thursday, Nov. 6.
Incumbent state Rep. Dan Schoen, DFL-St.
An arraignment hearing was scheduled for Thursday in Washington County District Court but now is set for Dec. 11.
Challenger Karla Bigham collected and spent 10 times more campaign money than incumbent Autumn Lehrke in their Washington County commissioner race.
Hundreds of mourners gathered Tuesday for the funeral for retired Cottage Grove police Sgt. Greg Brysky.
South Washington County Schools is preparing to face a $7.5 million shortfall next year.
A St. Paul man will spend a year in jail and 10 years on probation for manslaughter in the death of a St. Paul Park man.
When working on his bills in the Minnesota House the past two years, Dan Schoen said he sometimes would make an extra stop: the office of Republican staff researchers. The effort helped to inform him about how opposing-party lawmakers viewed a bill and what specifics concerned them — as well as what they could support. “I think that the most important part to me is not that they’re against it, but why,” Schoen said. The St
Matthew Kowalski believes Minnesotans would be better off if the Legislature adopted a simple approach: “I want government to get out of the way,” he said. The Cottage Grove Republican is trying to unseat first-term DFL Rep. Dan Schoen with a campaign focused on emphasizing personal freedom over government involvement.
South Washington County Schools plans two more upcoming meetings to discuss and get feedback on its long-range facilities proposals . The meetings will be at: -- 9:30-11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22, in the School Board room at the District Service Center, in Cottage Grove -- 6:30-8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 27, in the auditorium at Oltman Middle School, St. Paul Park The first two public meetings were held Oct.