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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A hunter was rescued from a Mississippi River island Saturday evening after falling into the water, authorities said.
Tony Jurgens will replace Denny McNamara in the Minnesota House.
Dan Schoen will move from the Minnesota House to the Senate.
Republican Tony Jurgens led Democrat Don Slaten with more than half the precincts reporting in the Minnesota House District 54B race. Jurgens, of Cottage Grove, led Slaten about 55-45 percent...
Dan Schoen and Leilani Holmstadt were in a close race for Minnesota Senate District 54 as votes had yet to be reported early Wednesday. Schoen, DFL-St. Paul Park, led Holmstadt,...
State officials identified 80 homes in south Washington County with drinking water containing certain chemical levels that exceed new federal health guidelines.
A Cottage Grove man is charged with underage prostitution after authorities say he answered an online ad and agreed to meet a 15-year-old girl for a sex act. Kerry Joe...
More than 6,000 homes in the south Washington County were without power as a thunderstorm rolled through the area Tuesday evening.
Tony Jurgens said he and Rep. Denny McNamara had talked over the years about whether he’d be interested in running for the Minnesota House in the future. “I just didn’t...
Authorities have identified the victim of a fatal crash in Cottage Grove.