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

  2nd suspect in custody in Caruthersville, Mo. murder investigation

John J. Pershing VA Medical Center to offer flu shot clinics for veterans

Sen. Hawley asks DOJ to file suit against restrictions on houses of worship

Group wanting to rebuild Kennett hospital receives Certificate of Need

1,332 new cases of COVID-19 in Mo.

Caruthersville Humane Society holds virtual 5K run, 2-mile walk

  Cardinals team talent scout dies from COVID-19

  Former Sikeston, Mo. officer facing rape, child molestation charges

National Freight Strategic Plan launched virtually

Mizzou modifies requirements, face coverings not required while outdoors and alone on campus

1,116 new cases of COVID-19 in Mo.

Mizzou announces expanded face covering requirements

Mo. Dept. of Conservation revises regulations on coyote hunting, invasive species control

Poplar Bluff man facing gun charges

Gateway Arch tram ride to reopen with some modifications

Police investigating after Kennett, Mo. woman shot

1,418 new cases of COVID-19 in Mo.

$84M in funding given to nursing homes across Missouri

Ribbon cutting held for new early childhood center in Poplar Bluff, Mo.

  Red Cross deploying volunteers to Gulf Coast; temporary volunteers needed

  Man facing charges in murder of Caruthersville, Mo. man

1,231 new cases of COVID-19 in Mo.

Southeast Mo. State University cancels Family Weekend, Homecoming Festivities

  U.S. 51 Ohio River ‘Cairo’ Bridge work on schedule to reopen soon

  Poplar Bluff, Mo. man sentenced to 32 years for assaulting law enforcement officers

Gov. Parson, Dr. Birx hold briefing on Mo. COVID-19 response; 794 new cases reported Tues.

Mo. Dept. of Conservation shares photo of giant walkingstick

  Malden, Mo. man accused of shooting at police officer, endangering the welfare of a child

Cardinals to play against Chicago White Sox on Saturday

  Fifth man in custody in connection to Cape Girardeau murder investigation