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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DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE April 15: Door found open, Spruce Hill Park, Miltona. Dog bite, Evansville. Tax fraud, Alex. Grass fire, person started small brush fire that spread to woods,...
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE April 14 Noise complaint, shooting in area at night, Carlos. Bank, credit card fraud, Alex. Grass fire, Wilm Dr., Brandon. Corn planter blocking road, damaged road,...
Lake Region Arts Council to host reception at gallery
Scholar will visit Alexandria to present insight on runes
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE April 13 Patrol, unoccupied vehicle at business, Evansville. Motorist assist, Carlos. Tax fraud, Alex. Suspicious activity, person in red vehicle taking photos of house, requested extra...
Law enforcement is putting extra attention on distracted drivers now through April 18. Distracted driving is a leading factor in crashes each year in Minnesota, despite the fact that it...
Speed limits to drop near schools, but is it enough?
Garfield man turns ‘junk’ into creative yard art, mini cars
Resident to serve remainder of four-year term
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE April 3 Psych escort from DCH to Sanford Hospital, Fargo. Neighbor’s dog out on ice, dog got off ice on its own, Alexandria. Trespassing, kids had...