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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“A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.” Henry Adams. In celebration of American Education Week, November17-21, the Echo Press asked readers to tell us about...
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Second meeting addresses rental property regulations
Local charities part of statewide fundraising effort
The race for Douglas County sheriff was one of the most-talked about local races this election season. Incumbent sheriff Troy Wolbersen faced challenger Rich Homan, after two other challengers –...
Minnewaska successful; West Central splits
Family-owned S & R Quisberg to take ownership this month
Pete’s County Market in Alexandria will soon be operating under new ownership. S & R Quisberg, a family-owned independent supermarket company based in Baxter, will purchase and operate the store...
LeBrasseur honored for volunteer service
Company named 2014 Business and Industrial Appreciation Day honoree