Jan 31, 2020
This week's Friday Pitch-In kicks off with an update on Indiana's 2020 legislative session, and includes a chat with Bob Vollmer, the state surveyor retiring at age 102.
Jan 30, 2020
Police departments around the world use SCAN, a tool designed to find hidden meaning and signs of deception in seemingly mundane writing. A new investigative report looks into the tool, and we talk to the reporters behind it. Originally posted December 16, 2019.
Jan 29, 2020
What were once quiet spaces full of books, card catalogues and microfilm archives are now active, vibrant public spaces. How are libraries changing with the times, and what should their role be going into the new decade?
Jan 28, 2020
At the turn of the 20th century, some packaged food in the US was dangerous. This sent one chemistry professor on a crusade that led to the founding of the Food and Drug Administration.
Jan 27, 2020
Morning Edition host Stan Sollars - a voice familiar to East Central Indiana - was recently declared cured of esophageal cancer. Sollars joins us today to talk about overcoming a five-year battle with the disease. Originally posted December 18, 2019.
Jan 24, 2020
This week's Friday Pitch-In includes a recap of what's happening in the legislative session, and a conversation about the value of college, and strategies to pay for it.
Jan 23, 2020
"Field Work," a podcast hosted by two young farmers in the Midwest, is about some of the innovative ways farmers are trying to make their farms both sustainable and profitable in a changing industry. Originally posted November 25, 2019.
Jan 22, 2020
Tom Satterly spent 20 years serving in the US Army's Delta Force special operations unit. The Seymour native joins us today to talk about the battles he fought abroad and the ones he faced upon returning home.
Jan 21, 2020
One of the most common New Year's resolutions, of course, is to lose weight. But it's also one of the most difficult goals to tackle. How do we overcome the urge to make unhealthy decisions?
Jan 17, 2020
This week's Friday Pitch-In includes a rundown of what the Indiana General Assembly has been up to, and commentary on Governor Eric Holcomb's State of the State address.
Jan 16, 2020
An effort to expand healthcare options for Indiana farmers is underway, but some are worried it won't go far enough. We explore the proposed change and the questions surrounding it.
Jan 15, 2020
Bill Harvey loved to drink, and the FBI fired him because of it. But his spy career was just starting. The Indiana native went on to lead one of the most significant espionage operations of the Cold War.