Alayna Chapie

Alayna Chapie

Reporter, KFVS

Cape Girardeau, MO

Alayna Chapie joins the Heartland News Team as a reporter/multimedia journalist

Before coming to the Heartland, Alayna spent the last four years in Columbia, Missouri where she received a degree in broadcast journalism and a minor in internet technology at the University of Missouri.

Alayna previously worked at KOMU as a multimedia journalist where she covered breaking news, sports and so much more.

Alayna was born and raised in St. Louis and is a lover of all things Cardinals and Blues.

When she is not at work you can find her baking, playing with her dogs or trying out new adventurous things.

Alayna is excited to tell your stories and to meet the all the amazing people in the Heartland.

If you have any story ideas please send them to Alayna via email,

Recent Articles by Alayna

  Mo. Dept. of Conservation: Cold weather to blame for fewer birds, bluebirds

  Bollinger Co. Health Dept. made COVID-19 vaccine available to anyone at mass vaccination clinic

  What happens when snow starts to melt?

  Study: More people stressed after year into COVID-19 pandemic

  Tips on how to winterize your home

  Heartland native has cardboard cutout at Super Bowl

  Cape Girardeau police chief reacts to those arrested on federal racketeering charges

  Heartland community lights up town for student battling cancer

Why aren’t kids getting the COVID-19 vaccine?

  Aunt of missing Mississippi County woman speaks out

  Heartland political experts react to Biden’s inauguration day

  Heartland jewelry store owner stops at nothing to get stolen ring back

  Heartland organization builds beds for children in need

  Heartland woman pieces together photo puzzle mystery

  Creator of Sen. Josh Hawley resignation petition explains why

  Community helps family after Christmas Day fire

  Six days left in The Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Campaign, hopeful for increase in donations

  Southeast Mo. State students respond to president’s email regarding sexual misconduct on campus

  Community rallies around Candy Cane Lane creator after COVID-19 diagnosis

  ‘Principal on the Shelf’ brings holiday cheer to students and staff

  Poplar Bluff doctor asking for countywide mask mandate

  Southeast Mo. State University announces aviation program partners

  Missouri stores prepare for Black Friday

  Crews battled fire in Union Co., Ill.; one of several in Heartland as burn bans issued due to wind

  Heartland Jeopardy! contestant shares memory of host Alex Trebek

  Four medical marijuana dispensaries to open in December

  Heartland family goes all out for community during Halloween

  Heartland gun shop see increase in sales before election

  Halloween display has special meaning for Heartland family

  Cape Girardeau Co. Elections plan curbside voting event for limited or physically disabled residents