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Sara Wittmeyer

News Bureau Chief

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

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August 16, 2019

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Could Goats Help In The Fight Against Invasive Plants?

Could Goats Help In The Fight Against Invasive Plants?

A local farmer received a grant from the USDA to study whether goats would be good at managing invasive species.

August 16, 2019

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Some Market Vendors To Set Up At Alternative Location Saturday

Some Market Vendors To Set Up At Alternative Location Saturday

Bloomingfoods hosted a market at its eastside location the past two Saturdays for displaced vendors from the city’s suspended downtown market.

August 13, 2019

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Two Lake Monroe Beaches Under Algae Advisory

Two Lake Monroe Beaches Under Algae Advisory

Precautionary measures include avoiding contact with visible algae and swallowing water while swimming.

August 6, 2019

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Arrest Numbers From The Gathering Of The Juggalos

Arrest Numbers From The Gathering Of The Juggalos

Thousands of Juggalos descended on Lawrence County for the four-day music festival last week.

July 31, 2019

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Bloomington Man Arrested For Murder In 2-Month-Old Infant's Death

Bloomington Man Arrested For Murder In 2-Month-Old Infant's Death

King admitted to investigators that he pushed the baby's head into a pillow until the child stopped crying.

July 15, 2019

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Girl Bitten By Copperhead At Brown County State Park

Girl Bitten By Copperhead At Brown County State Park

A 7-year-old girl is expected to fully recover after being bitten by what DNR officials say was like a copperhead snake at Brown County State Park.

July 9, 2019

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Funeral And Memorial Service Set For Eva Kor

Funeral And Memorial Service Set For Eva Kor

Holocaust survivor and founder of the CANDLES Holocaust Museum and Education Center in Terre Haute Eva Kor died at 85 Thursday.

June 20, 2019

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Update: Lake Monroe More Than 13 Feet Above Normal

Update: Lake Monroe More Than 13 Feet Above Normal

The Army Corps of Engineers has shutdown discharge from the dam at Lake Monroe because of flooding downstream.

June 3, 2019

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Lauren Spierer's Mom 8 Years Later: "We Will Never Give Up"

Lauren Spierer's Mom 8 Years Later: "We Will Never Give Up"

Today is the 8th anniversary of Lauren Spierer’s disappearance. The 20-year-old Indiana University student went missing on June 3, 2011 after a night out partying with friends.

May 27, 2019

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Man Drowns At Lake Monroe

Man Drowns At Lake Monroe

Officers responded to Allen's Creek Sunday afternoon for a report of a man who went under the water and never resurfaced.

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