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. Away from work, Amy and Brandon spend time bass fishing and keeping tabs on their charismatic dog, Cash, who has been known to jump out of the boat to “retrieve” the bass lures.
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A Sauk Centre man was injured in a crash on Interstate 94 Tuesday afternoon, near Evansville. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Jerome Streitz, 54, of Sauk Centre was eastbound...
Three people were injured in a crash north of Alexandria Wednesday morning. The crash happened on Highway 29 north, near Carneva Acres, and involved three vehicles in a rear-end collision...
Murder trial continues for Starbuck woman charged with killing 4-year-old
On Sunday, the Osakis Police Department and Boy Scout Troop #426 hosted a bike rodeo and safety day at Osakis Public School. Fifty six kids pedaled across the school parking...
Brentwood Estate blends nature, amenities
Both were Alexandria residents
Alexandria Police Department (APD) has released the names of the two people killed in a motorcycle crash Saturday night in Alexandria. The victims were Howard Ogaard, 59, and Beverly Palmer,...
Local events set for Saturday’s Norwegian Constitution Day
Crowd of 550 attended Wednesday’s Habitat for Humanity fundraiser
Medical Home is like personal medical concierge