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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Goodwill store to open November 22
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Local chapter helps with Red Cross blood drives
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Breakfast celebrates manufacturers, efforts to provide student opportunity
Investigation continues into rollover that killed one teen, injured two
On October 17, a local teen was killed in a rollover crash that also left two others injured. Since then, family and friends continue mourning the death of Michael Schluter;...
Local training focuses on detection, equipment use, disposal methods and more