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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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May 17, 2019

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I.M. Pei, Architect Of IU Art Museum Dies At 102

I.M. Pei, Architect Of IU Art Museum Dies At 102

Pei completed the iconic angular art museum for IU in 1982. He also designed the Cleo Rogers Memorial Library in downtown Columbus, Indiana.

April 28, 2019

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Hoosiers Reflect On Life, Legacy Of Former US Senator Lugar

Hoosiers Reflect On Life, Legacy Of Former US Senator Lugar

As Indiana’s longest serving senator, Richard Lugar is best known for his work on foreign policy.

April 19, 2019

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Judge Rules State's Plan To Stop Bloomington Annexation Is Unconstitutional

Judge Rules State's Plan To Stop Bloomington Annexation Is Unconstitutional

In his decision Thursday Judge Frank Nardi wrote that the legislation violated the state constitution’s single subject clause because it was included in the budget bill. Nardi also said it was unconstitutional because Bloomington’s annexation attempt specifically was singled out.

April 3, 2019

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Indiana University Mumps Outbreak Grows To 6 Students

Indiana University Mumps Outbreak Grows To 6 Students

IU spokesperson Chuck Carney says the additional cases were confirmed late last week and into the weekend.

March 26, 2019

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Newspaper Report: Allegations Of Sexual Harassment By Mayoral Candidate Amanda Barge

Newspaper Report: Allegations Of Sexual Harassment By Mayoral Candidate Amanda Barge

In an article published Tuesday by the Indiana Daily Student, a former county contractor claims he was sexually harassed by Monroe County Commissioner and Bloomington mayoral candidate Amanda Barge.

March 8, 2019

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As Type 1 Diabetics Struggle To Afford Insulin, Eli Lilly Announces A Cheaper Alternative

As Type 1 Diabetics Struggle To Afford Insulin, Eli Lilly Announces A Cheaper Alternative

According to the American Diabetes Association, the price of insulin nearly tripled from 2002 to 2013.

January 24, 2019

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Monroe Co. Sheriff Investigating Shooting Death As A Homicide

Monroe Co. Sheriff Investigating Shooting Death As A Homicide

The Monroe County Sheriff's office says a 43 year-old man was shot on S. Knightridge Road early Thursday morning.

January 16, 2019

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Karen Pence Teaching Art At School That Bans Gay Students

Karen Pence Teaching Art At School That Bans Gay Students

Mrs. Pence began teaching art to elementary students at Immanuel Christian School in Northern Virginia on Tuesday.

January 14, 2019

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Paoli Peaks Opens For Ski Season

Paoli Peaks Opens For Ski Season

The ski and snowboarding season in Paoli keeps getting shorter.

November 21, 2018

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Zaltsberg To End 33-Year Editing Career At HT: 'It's Time For Me To Retire'

Zaltsberg To End 33-Year Editing Career At HT: 'It's Time For Me To Retire'

Zaltsberg has been the editor for 33 years. Prior to that he spent nine years as a reporter, city editor and managing editor at the Herald-Times.

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