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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Ron Kath will stay on as South Washington County School Board chairman for another year, and board members will freeze their pay again in 2016. The seven-member board voted to...
Some parents are upset by the South Washington County School Board’s approval of a new attendance boundary for Valley Crossing Community School and angered by uncertainty surrounding their children’s future school.
South Washington County Schools is moving ahead with its middle school finance and construction plan. As a citizen fight against the $96 million bond measure draws to a close, the...
Opponents of South Washington County Schools’ narrowly approved $96 million middle school bond will host a controversial anti-levy campaign consultant at a local meeting about the case. The anti-referendum South...
The South Washington Citizens for Progress committee that challenged the bond measure’s small-margin win in November said Monday they do not plan to appeal last week’s election contest decision in the district’s favor.
The South Washington County School Board rejected an administrative recommendation on Valley Crossing Community School attendance boundary and programming decisions.
The South Washington County School Board was scheduled to vote Thursday on a boundary plan that incorporates the district’s new elementary, Valley Crossing Community School, but is holding off amid parent and public questions about the timing of a decision on future curriculum instruction at Valley Crossing.
Five disputed ballots that could have overturned School District 833’s successful $96 million bond measure will not be counted, a judge ruled in a decision already sparking discussion of an appeal.
Opponents of the $96 million bond said they will consider appealing if a judge doesn't side with them in their election contest.
A senior judge with experience on ballot issues will hear the School District 833 bond election contest after all. Washington County Chief Judge John Hoffman decided Thursday not to change...