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A fish house was partially submerged into the east side of Lake Louise. Tuesday afternoon, a group of people successfully pried the fish house out. Photo by Amy Chaffins.

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Two Osakis residents are OK after the ATV they were riding went through the ice on Lake Osakis last week.

On December 24, at 10:32 p.m., the Todd County Sheriff's Office received a call that an ATV had gone through the ice on the lake's far north end, near Lindberg Point on Lake Osakis.


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Amy Chaffins
Amy Chaffins is a journalist working for the Echo Press newspaper. After graduating from St. Cloud State University, Amy’s first job was at KSAX-TV working as an anchor and reporter. From 2003-2010, Amy worked as an editor and reporter for the Pope County Tribune and Starbuck Times newspapers. During her journalism career, Amy earned writing and photography awards from the Associated Press, Minnesota Newspaper Association and Society of Professional Journalists. Amy and her husband, Brandon, live in Alexandria and together write “He Sez, She Sez,” a humor column in the local women’s magazine, Chicz
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