Veterans' home honors those who have served

Veterans' home honors those who have served

Veterans across the country were honored Saturday. That includes a special celebration at the Indiana Veteran's Home.

Saturday, November 11th 2017, 9:15 PM EST by Dakota Simon
Carroll County prosecutor decides to step down

Carroll County prosecutor decides to step down

Carroll County Prosecutor Rob Ives is stepping down. He's prepared to leave before charges are filed in two very high-profile cases.

Friday, November 10th 2017, 11:56 PM EST by Brittany Tyner
First responders host mass casualty training

First responders host mass casualty training

First responders got a chance to refine their skills in case they're called to an emergency with mass casualties.

Saturday, November 11th 2017, 9:17 PM EST by Dakota Simon
Food Finders collects 31,160 pounds of food for rescues

Food Finders collects 31,160 pounds of food for rescues

It was all about dogs and cats at a Food Finders Food Bank event Friday. The food bank received 820 bags of pet food.

Friday, November 10th 2017, 5:16 PM EST by WLFI Staff Reporters
Indiana student proficiency tests changing for third time in 10 years

Indiana student proficiency tests changing for third time in 10 years

Starting next school year, some Indiana students will take a new standardized test.

Saturday, November 11th 2017, 12:44 PM EST by WLFI Staff Reporters
One dead after Clinton Co. crash

One dead after Clinton Co. crash

One person is dead after a crash in Clinton County Sunday afternoon.

Sunday, November 12th 2017, 4:41 PM EST by WLFI Staff Reporters
PATH hosts Sleep a Night in our Streets

PATH hosts Sleep a Night in our Streets

A local organization is raising awareness this week by hosting Sleep a Night in Our Streets.

Saturday, November 11th 2017, 10:01 PM EST by Dakota Simon
Abby the dog - Pet of the Week for Nov. 10

Abby the dog - Pet of the Week for Nov. 10

Meet the Almost Home Humane Society's Pet of the Week for Friday, Nov. 10.

Saturday, November 11th 2017, 12:41 PM EST by WLFI Staff Reporters
Lafayette revamps some sidewalks to become ADA compliant

Lafayette revamps some sidewalks to become ADA compliant

Streets and sidewalks in Lafayette could become a little more handicap accessible soon. The city is making an effort to become a little more ADA compliant.

Friday, November 10th 2017, 8:43 PM EST by Alexis Moberger
Purdue fans gear up for men's basketball home opener

Purdue fans gear up for men's basketball home opener

Thousands are expected to flock to Mackey Arena Friday night. It's all for the Purdue Men's Basketball home opener. Purdue will take on Southern Illinois University Edwardsville.

Friday, November 10th 2017, 7:09 PM EST by Samantha Thieke
UPDATE: Missing Lafayette 12-year-old found safe

UPDATE: Missing Lafayette 12-year-old found safe

The Lafayette Police Department is currently investigating a missing endangered child.

Friday, November 10th 2017, 7:08 PM EST by WLFI Staff Reporters
Some fidget spinners may contain dangerous amounts of lead

Some fidget spinners may contain dangerous amounts of lead

A warning for parents and fidget spinner users. They may contain high levels of lead.

Friday, November 10th 2017, 6:25 PM EST by WLFI Staff Reporters
LPD adds 2 new unique vehicles to fleet

LPD adds 2 new unique vehicles to fleet

The Lafayette Police Department is debuting a special wrap on a new car today.

Friday, November 10th 2017, 6:16 PM EST by Paul Zink
Drug dealer may be charged in drug overdose death

Drug dealer may be charged in drug overdose death

A southeastern Indiana prosecutor is filing a murder charge against a drug dealer in connection with an overdose death.

Friday, November 10th 2017, 6:07 PM EST by WLFI Staff Reporters
Veterans Day festivities at Purdue

Veterans Day festivities at Purdue

Veterans Day may not be until Saturday but the Purdue Student Union Board held their annual Veterans Day ceremony Friday morning.

Friday, November 10th 2017, 5:24 PM EST by WLFI Staff Reporters
Vince Edwards makes Naismith Award watch list

Vince Edwards makes Naismith Award watch list

Just in time for the start of the season, a Purdue men's basketball player has made it on Naismith Award watch list.

Friday, November 10th 2017, 4:51 PM EST by WLFI Staff Reporters
Texas fundraising cooler makes its way through Indiana

Texas fundraising cooler makes its way through Indiana

A cooler donated by Cabellas is making its way around the country through state police offices.

Friday, November 10th 2017, 4:09 PM EST by Trevor Peters
Calvary Chapel Church coat drive aims to help the homeless

Calvary Chapel Church coat drive aims to help the homeless

One Lafayette Church is on a mission to help keep people warm on chilly days like today.

Friday, November 10th 2017, 1:57 PM EST by Kiyerra Lake
Harrison students to compete in international supercomputer cluster competition

Harrison students to compete in international supercomputer cluster competition

Six Harrison High School students are preparing to compete in the International Super Computer Cluster Competition in Colorado.

Friday, November 10th 2017, 12:37 PM EST by WLFI Staff Reporters
Local leaders seek federal help in battle against possible low-income apartment complex

Local leaders seek federal help in battle against possible low-income apartment complex

Local lawmakers are taking their fight over a proposed low-income apartment complex to the federal level. This comes after Indianapolis developers want to build a $32 million apartment complex on Lafayette's south side.

Friday, November 10th 2017, 10:34 AM EST by Alexis Moberger
Health department trains for public health emergency

Health department trains for public health emergency

In the event of a public health emergency, dispensing medication to large amounts of people could be crucial. That's why the Tippecanoe County Health Department is staying prepared with special training.

Thursday, November 9th 2017, 11:47 PM EST by Brittany Tyner
Fugitive search: Douglas Wayne Buck II

Fugitive search: Douglas Wayne Buck II

Lafayette police are asking for the public's help to find a man wanted on a warrant.

Thursday, November 9th 2017, 7:19 PM EST by WLFI Staff Reporters
Tippecanoe Co. Prosecutor discusses opposition to legalizing medical marijuana

Tippecanoe Co. Prosecutor discusses opposition to legalizing medical marijuana

The Association of Indiana Prosecuting Attorneys released a letter in opposition Tuesday. It lists reasons for saying no to marijuana.

Thursday, November 9th 2017, 7:04 PM EST by Samantha Thieke
Needler's groceries to take over Teal Road Marsh location

Needler's groceries to take over Teal Road Marsh location

One of the old Marsh stores will soon be replaced with a new grocery store.
And that has made many locals in that area happy.

Thursday, November 9th 2017, 6:54 PM EST by Cameron Hardin
Used needles found near a Lafayette school

Used needles found near a Lafayette school

People living near the Tippecanoe County Needle Exchange program are angered and worried after finding used needles lying around the neighborhood.

Thursday, November 9th 2017, 6:42 PM EST by Kayla Sullivan
Shot fired at cop leads to attempted murder charge

Shot fired at cop leads to attempted murder charge

A Lafayette man accused of firing his gun at a deputy is facing six felony charges including attempted murder.

Thursday, November 9th 2017, 4:48 PM EST by WLFI Staff Reporters
Drug warrant leads to discovery of possible incest

Drug warrant leads to discovery of possible incest

Two people in LaPorte, Indiana face charges of incest and their child is now with Child Protective Services.

Thursday, November 9th 2017, 1:58 PM EST by WLFI Staff Reporters
North Carolina student found dead in dorm room

North Carolina student found dead in dorm room

Police are investigating the death of an East Carolina University student.

Thursday, November 9th 2017, 1:34 PM EST by WLFI Staff Reporters
Three inmates escape from Tennessee jail

Three inmates escape from Tennessee jail

The search is on for three inmates who escaped from a Tennessee jail.

Thursday, November 9th 2017, 12:58 PM EST by WLFI Staff Reporters
Pence arriving in Indiana Thursday afternoon

Pence arriving in Indiana Thursday afternoon

Vice President Mike Pence will touch down in Indiana this afternoon.

Thursday, November 9th 2017, 12:34 PM EST by WLFI Staff Reporters
Salvation Army struggles to find new locales for Red Kettles

Salvation Army struggles to find new locales for Red Kettles

The Salvation Army's Red Kettle campaign kicks off Thursday, but there's some concern surrounding the campaign in Indiana.

Thursday, November 9th 2017, 11:40 AM EST by WLFI Staff Reporters
Sleep a night outside to benefit the homeless in Greater Lafayette

Sleep a night outside to benefit the homeless in Greater Lafayette

This Saturday ditch the comfort of your own bed to see what it's like to be homeless for a night.

Thursday, November 9th 2017, 7:43 AM EST by Kiyerra Lake