Give Now

 portrait

Sara Wittmeyer

Sara Wittmeyer is the News Bureau Chief for WFIU and WTIU. Sara has more than a decade of experience as a news reporter and previously served with KBIA at the University of Missouri, WNKU at Northern Kentucky University in Highland Heights, KY, and at WCPO News in Cincinnati.

Recent Posts by Sara Wittmeyer

July 11, 2014

 

money

Most Indiana Parents Have Only $3,000 In Emergency Savings

Recent reports show few Hoosiers save enough to cover six months' expenses, which is what financial experts recommend people put aside in a rainy day fund.

July 1, 2014

 

veteranstudies

Veteran Anti-Discrimination Law Could Be Hard To Enforce

A law that goes into effect today prohibits companies from turning away a potential employee because he or she is a veteran.

June 27, 2014

 

Brett McNamara and Peterson

Counties Still Refuse To Issue Same-Sex Marriage Licenses

After a federal judge ruled Indiana's same-sex marriage ban unconstitutional, same-sex couples rushed to marry. But some counties are still refusing licenses.

June 20, 2014

 

texting while driving

CDC Survey: Nearly Half All Teenagers Text And Drive

A recent survey from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention indicates 41 percent of teens text while driving.

June 13, 2014

 

roudebush va hospital

Indianapolis VA Hospital Receives Mixed Reviews After Audit

The Indianapolis Veterans Affairs hospital has been tagged for further review after a national audit, but some veterans say it provides quality care.

May 30, 2014

 

Grocery co-op

Indianapolis Ranks Worst In The Nation For Food Deserts

Residents on Indianapolis' east side must travel several miles to the nearest grocery store--a task that is difficult for many that do not own cars.

May 23, 2014

 

Indianapolis 500

Indy 500 Could Increase Cases Of Sex Trafficking

The Indy 500 and other large events tend to boost demand for sex, which, in turn, increases sex trafficking.

May 19, 2014

 

prison

Indiana Finds Replacement Lethal Injection Drug

Indiana had to find a new lethal injection drug to replace Pentathol which is in short supply.

May 19, 2014

 

League Stadium

Historic Baseball Trail Links Landmarks In Southern Indiana

The Heartland Historic Baseball Trail connects six sites in Southern Indiana and Louisville, Ky.

May 14, 2014

 

replica of Columbusâ 15th century Santa Maria

Santa Maria Looters Create Need For Quick Excavation

Treasure hunters have already looted a ship off the coast of Haiti that could be Christopher Columbus' flagship, the Santa Maria.

« Previous PageNext Page »

What is RSS? RSS makes it possible to subscribe to a website's updates instead of visiting it by delivering new posts to your RSS reader automatically. Choose to receive some or all of the updates from Indiana Public Media News:

Support For Indiana Public Media Comes From

Search News

Stay Connected

RSS e-mail itunes Facebook Twitter Flickr YouTube

Follow us on Twitter

What is RSS? RSS makes it possible to subscribe to a website's updates instead of visiting it by delivering new posts to your RSS reader automatically. Choose to receive some or all of the updates from Indiana Public Media News:

Find Us on Facebook