Sean Bueter

News Director

Since joining NIPR in March 2011, Sean has worked to raise the news profile of WBOI by increasing its presence around the community. He's also helped bring WBOI to a national audience by placing local stories on NPR's flagship shows and APM's Marketplace Morning Report. Sean is the local host of Morning Edition and former co-host of Midday Matters.


Midday Matters
3:59 pm
Wed November 21, 2012

Financial Focus- Tuesday November 20, 2012

It's time for Midday Matters Financial Focus! On today's program, we're talking about the business of giving in Northeastern Indiana.

11:22 am
Thu November 15, 2012

Sweetwater breaks ground on new facility

Officials break ground on Sweetwater's new facility Wednesday afternoon.

Sweetwater Sound broke ground Wednesday on its expansion at the company’s headquarters along US 30.

Sweetwater President Chuck Surack joined Governor Mitch Daniels, Fort Wayne Mayor Tom Henry, and Allen County Commissioner Nelson Peters at the event.

Surack says Sweetwater will add more than 300 employees over the next four years, with an eye toward hiring even more if business keeps booming.

Surack says a business model focusing on customer service has kept Sweetwater expanding, but his location in Northeastern Indiana has been key, as well.

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Midday Matters
1:26 pm
Tue November 13, 2012

Financial Focus- Tuesday November 13, 2012

Midday Matters
2:02 pm
Mon November 12, 2012

News Review- Monday November 12, 2012

On today's Midday Matters: putting the election to bed. Hoosiers voted last week, and on today's program, we'll break down what happened and what it means for Indiana politics going forward.

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Midday Matters
1:56 pm
Thu November 8, 2012

Outer Spaces - Thursday November 8, 2012

It's time to explore your Outer Spaces with Doug Hackbarth!

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Midday Matters
1:22 pm
Tue November 6, 2012

Financial Focus- Tuesday November 6, 2012

Today we're checking in on economic matters with Ball State economist Michael Hicks. And later in the program, we'll check in with Jon and Michelle from the Greater Fort Wayne Chamber of Commerce.

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Midday Matters
6:28 pm
Mon October 29, 2012

Outer Spaces- Thursday October 25, 2012

Laura Stine and Doug Hackbarth answer your plant and gardening questions!

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Politics & Government
9:20 pm
Fri October 26, 2012

Bennett, Ritz debate at NIPR

The candidates for Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction, Republican Dr. Tony Bennett, and Democratic challenger, Glenda Ritz, debate at the NIPR studios Friday, Oct. 26.
Credit Northeast Indiana Public Radio

On Friday, October 26, the candidates for Indiana’s Superintendent of Public Instruction debated at the studios of Northeast Indiana Public Radio.

Republican incumbent, Dr. Tony Bennett, and his opponent, Democrat Glenda Ritz, spent an hour answering questions from StateImpact Indiana reporter, Kyle Stokes.

The full debate can be streamed or downloaded as a podcast by clicking here.

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Midday Matters
5:39 pm
Tue October 23, 2012

Financial Focus- Tuesday October 23, 2012

On today's Midday Matters Financial Focus, we're surveying some of the opportunities available for local businesses to spruce up and achieve.

Midday Matters
1:16 pm
Thu October 18, 2012

Outer Space- Thursday October 18, 2012

It's time for a special fund drive edition of Midday Matters! Laura Stine and Doug Hackbarth are here today, and Doug has a special pledge gift!