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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State regulators imposed a $191,000 civil penalty against a company that they say fraudulently solicited Minnesotans for automotive insurance.
Authorities say an armed felon fresh from prison and suspected in burglaries and vehicle thefts in Wisconsin may be headed to St. Paul Park.
A bomb squad was called to Cottage Grove on Monday morning after suspicious backpacks were found outside the National Guard Armory.
Dylan Thorp loved being with friends and spending time outdoors.
Authorities found the body of a 14-year-old drowning victim in the Mississippi River in St. Paul Park.
The former executive assistant to South Washington County Schools Superintendent Keith Jacobus received roughly $5,100 in a resignation agreement that followed the investigation of complaints against her, according to data released by the district.
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn. -- Cottage Grove native Jamie Wylie, whose body was found in central Minnesota last week, died of a gunshot wound, authorities said Wednesday. Wylie, who had been...
Two top administrators with South Washington County Schools are leaving the school system, with little public explanation.
A Northern Tier Energy representative said new company managers will meet with state lawmakers to discuss concerns that gas prices at the firm’s SuperAmerica stores are higher near the St. Paul Park refinery than elsewhere in the Twin Cities.
A convicted sex offender faces multiple criminal charges after allegedly admitting to Cottage Grove police that on numerous occasions he drugged a teen girl and had sex with her.