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Spear house stolen from Lake Osakis

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The Todd County Sheriff's Office (TCSO) is investigating the theft of a spear house.

On January 10, a 6-by-8-foot spear house was reported stolen from Coonhaven Bay on Lake Osakis, northeast of Buck Point.


The house was taken sometime between the evening of January 9 and afternoon of January 10, according to TCSO.

The house had white sides with a rubber membrane-type material, wooden ends and fishing graphics and the words "Here fishy fish" painted on it.

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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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