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 Superintendent Keith Jacobus has been tagging along with district employees, meeting them and learning about their jobs on various front lines of the school system.
School District 833 principals have agreed to a new two-year contract.
A minimum wage increase will be a bump for low-earning Minnesota workers, or it will be a bust for the state’s economy. Those were competing predictions by south Washington County...
South Washington County Schools Superintendent Keith Jacobus is hosting a conversation about adolescent brain development later this month.
The School Board voted to accept the mid-term resignation at Gelbmann’s request, after his spotty attendance at School Board meetings was going to be the subject of a closed session.
Recently reported criminal activity: Burglary Two Newport men reported March 26 that their home in the 1100 block of Mark Court had been burglarized. A TV, DVDs and two safes...
A Cottage Grove woman was arrested for allegedly pushing her husband down a flight of stairs. Police were called about 4:30 p.m. March 28 to a home in the 7000...
Two young men who were arrested in connection with a Newport garage burglary both claimed they could not recall where they had been due to their memory problems.
Recent criminal activity reported in Newport: Theft SuperAmerica, 1624 Hastings Ave., reported a $50 gas drive-off March 14. Courtesy Car Rental, 1412 Hastings Ave., reported March 14 that two spare...
Authorities say a Cottage Grove man swindled nearly $50,000 after being given control of family finances.