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It's Our Turn: Nothing embarrassing about this media

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I'm going to make a confession.

During the earlier years of my career as a journalist, there were times I was embarrassed to be "part of the media."


Those times usually came up when some big media frenzy occurred, typically involving someone famous - the O.J. Simpson car chase, all things Michael Jackson or Princess Diana, the JonBenet Ramsey story, etc.

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Tara Bitzan
Tara Bitzan is editor of the Echo Press. She joined the company in 1991 as a news reporter. A lifelong resident of Douglas County, Tara graduated from Brandon High School and earned a bachelor of arts degree in mass communications and English with a minor in Scandinavian Studies from Moorhead State University. She and her husband, Dennis, and their children live near Alexandria.
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