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Matt Heinrichs

The Hot Corner

Matt has been the Sports Editor of the Dickinson County News since January 2014. The northwest Iowa native has won 41 awards in his career, including being named Outstanding Young Journalist for all weekly newspapers by the South Dakota Newspaper Association in 2012. Since joining the DCN, Matt has won more Iowa Newspaper Association Better Newspaper Contest awards than any journalist in the state with 35 awards in more than a dozen categories. Matt is an avid outdoorsman. He enjoys hunting, fishing, camping, hiking, cycling and kayaking. He also enjoys spending time with his family and his better half, Tessa, who makes frequent appearances in his column. Be sure to follow Matt on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram (@mattheinrix).