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Jeff Smith

Jeff is WLFI’s Managing News Editor.

Title: Managing News Editor

Jeff is WLFI’s News Director.

He was born and raised in Valparaiso, Ind., and graduated from Purdue University in 1984.

His first job in broadcasting was at WLFI-TV. Additional jobs he has held are radio reporting at WFLA-AM in Tampa, Florida, and WGLM-FM in West Lafayette.

Jeff returned to WLFI as Assistant News Director and co-anchor of its Noon, 5 and 6 newscasts.

Jeff lives on a small farm near Dayton with dogs, cats, chickens, and sheep. He enjoys gardening, dry-stone-wall construction, bonsai, and photography.

Recent Posts by Jeff Smith

Lafayette GE plant seeing major benefits from LEAP engine sales

The Lafayette GE Aviation plant is benefiting from billions of dollars of sales at the Farnborough Air Show in London this week.

Proposed wind farm in Cass Co. a concern for some citizens

Cass County residents will get together to discuss a proposed wind farm Thursday evening.

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