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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Ninth grade students from Alexandria Area High School spent MEA break learning about their country's history on a trip to Washington, D.C. About 40 students, teachers and parent chaperones took...
Alexandria music department kicks off anniversary celebration with concerts
Grieving mothers hope to find and give comfort
What’s life like in your neighborhood? Are the houses along your quiet, tree-lined street perfectly maintained, with manicured lawns, blooming flowers in the window boxes, and smiling neighbors greeting you...
The 11th annual Fall Classic was held at the Viking Speedway in Alexandria with a few adjustments to the original schedule due to the cold. A practice session was held...
Classical music professional works with local students
Community meeting held to discuss problems, solutions
Will Schroeder and Mariah Hansen named king and queen
Join community conversation on Wednesday, October 1
Despite a rain delay at halftime of the Alexandria Area High School Homecoming football game, the weather was perfect for the Homecoming parade, which kicked off at 11 a.m. The...