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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Task force to plan for education, inspection
DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE January 5, 2015 Driver cited for speeding and endangerment; clocked at 101 miles per hour in a 55 mph zone on Highway 29 South, near County...
County hospital restricts visitors as precaution
$10M refunded now, $15M in 2015
Douglas County Commissioner Dan Olson served out his term Tuesday during the last county board meeting of 2014. During the meeting, Douglas County Board Chairperson Bev Bales presented Olson a...
United Way’s adopt-a-family serves 181 local families
ARCH focuses on value-based reimbursement, real-time info sharing
Douglas County Hospital (DCH) has seen a recent spike in influenza cases in the region. People testing positive for influenza has jumped from 17 to 31percent in recent weeks, according...
Three people were injured in a two-vehicle crash near Miltona Thursday. The crash happened at the intersection of Highway 29 and County Road 14 around 12:25 p.m. The State Patrol...
Hundreds gather to catch singers and Santa