Amber Ruch

Amber Ruch

Digital Content Manager, KFVS

Cape Girardeau, MO

Amber Ruch attended Southeast Missouri State University where she graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Journalism and a minor in Creative Writing in December 2010.

Amber was the first digital intern at KFVS. She interned for a semester in the spring of 2010. She was hired in February 2011 as the web producer for County News, a hyper-local group of sites that branched off from Each of the 15 sites covered events and stories in one county in the Heartland.

A little more than two years later, Amber became a digital content producer for Since then, she has been a digital content executive producer and now the digital content manager.

Amber is a native of DeSoto, Mo. When not working, she enjoys spending time outside in the sunshine and traveling to new places.


  • Missouri Broadcasters Association Award for Convergent Media - 2018


  • Southeast Missouri State University, Bachelor's degree in Journalism, 2010

Recent Articles by Amber

Tractor Supply Company buys Orscheln Farm and Home stores

Free, upcoming COVID-19 testing events in Mo.

Multiple Southern Illinois agencies are “humbled” to receive $1,000 SIH Relief Fund in first round of funding

Cape Girardeau city council approves funding to pay for January cyber attack

Gov. Pritzker signs law capping insulin costs at $100 per month

Bill to raise tobacco purchase age to 21 now goes to Pres. Trump for signature

State of Illinois seeks additional assistance for flood recovery

US 45 Ohio River ’Brookport’ Bridge reopens, new restrictions added

Mo. Dept. of Transportation giving away 2 old bridges


  • Politics

Diplomats accuse Trump as impeachment hits Americans’ TVs