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.
- Member for
- 1 year 1 month
Villard girl severely injured on school ski trip
Nelson woman spends years seeking answers and help for medical problems
Ah, Valentine’s Day…the perfect day to tell that special someone just how much they mean to you. The Echo Press put a call out to readers, asking them to share...
Garfield couple’s devastation over unborn baby’s condition turns to celebration at delivery
Happiness Club forms at Jefferson High School
Award recognizes 20 years of service to MN Federation of County Fairs
Be Someone Who Matters to Someone Who Matters is the theme of the 13th annual National Mentorship Month. Research shows that mentors can play a powerful role in providing young...
Those involved with the Alexandria Senior Center have high hopes that 2014 will be a year of promise, rebuilding and growth. The center has experienced declining membership, programming, services and...
Another new year has begun! For those of us who are goal-setters and resolution makers, this is an exciting time of year. We feel we have a clean slate upon...
Brad Lambrecht, high school and elementary orchestra director for Alexandria School District 206, was recently featured on Minnesota Public Radio’s (MPR) Teacher Feature. The new public radio feature highlights the...