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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Alexandria will host MS Walk 2015 next weekend. The National Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Society’s Upper Midwest Chapter presents the Walk MS: Christopher and Banks Alexandria Walk 2015 on Sunday, May...
Crowd of 250 attended lecture
Final draft will be up for approval this spring
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United Way coordinates 300 students to join forces at May 8 community event
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE April 17: Suspicious activity, person following caller, Brandon. Burning complaint, Edgefield Rd, Brandon. Wallet found, CR 17 and I-94, Alex. Grass fire, CR 65, Miltona. Lost...
No criminal charges will be filed after a rollover crash last fall killed a local teen. On October 17, 2014, at 2:43 a.m., three male teenagers were ejected from a...
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE April 16: Fraud, roofing estimates, Alex. Tax fraud, Alex. Check welfare, Evansville. Severe weather siren testing, countywide. Burning complaint, fire out when deputy arrived, Nelson. Harassing...
Federal health care response, preparedness scenario goes hands-on
Plan covers solar, wind energy development