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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

February 14, 2018

 

Brian Sparks has served as the UDWI CEO for about the last decade.

UDWI Electric Co-Op Countersuing Former CEO Brian Sparks

UDWI's claim states that Sparks’ conduct constituted malicious, fraudulent and, in some cases, blatant theft or conversion of UDWI funds.

February 5, 2018

 

Slush on a road

State Police: Advisories In Place, But Road Conditions OK

There were a number of crashes Sunday night as snow began falling and the temperature started dropping.

January 18, 2018

 

Skiers at Paoli Peaks in southern Indiana.

Paoli Peaks Enjoying Rare Ideal Conditions For Ski Slopes

The cold weather and recent snowfall make for "phenomenal" conditions at a southern Indiana ski resort.

January 4, 2018

 

Curtis will be the second Indiana State graduate and the first woman to serve as ISU president.

Indiana State University’s First Female President Begins Job

Deborah Curtis has taken the helm as president of Indiana State University.

December 29, 2017

 

It’s estimated that 20,000 Hoosiers suffer from treatment resistant epilepsy.

Watch ‘Cannabidiol, Kids & Politics,’ Documentary From WFIU & WTIU

Indiana officials are sparring over the legality of CBD oil. Meet the families who fought for years to legally use CBD as a treatment for seizure disorders.

December 21, 2017

 

Brian Sparks, pictured here in early 2017, served as the UDWI CEO for about a decade.

Former CEO Suing UDWI Electric Co-Op For Contract Breach

The former CEO of the Utilities District of Western Indiana electric cooperative is suing the organization for breach of contract and unpaid wages.

December 19, 2017

 

Electricity Meter

Troubled UDWI Board Commits To Transparency In The New Year

2017 was marked by allegations of money mismanagement at the Utilities District of Western Indiana. The board unanimously approved a transparency policy Monday.

December 15, 2017

 

Hellbender

Mesker Park Zoo Habitat Aims To Encourage Salamander Breeding

The zoo plans to release the salamanders into the wild once they're fully grown.

December 14, 2017

 

Tavis Smiley is a graduate of Indiana University's School of Public and Environmental Affairs.

PBS Suspends Distribution Of IU Alumnus Tavis Smiley Show

PBS says it uncovered "multiple, credible allegations" of misconduct by its host. Smiley denies the allegations.

December 13, 2017

 

The Monroe County Convention Center in December, 2017.

Tonight: Monroe County Council To Vote On 1% Food And Beverage Tax

The Monroe County Council is expected to vote tonight on a proposed 1 percent food and beverage tax to help fund the expansion of the convention center.

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