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Trevor Peters

Trevor Peters is the anchor of News 18 This Morning and News 18 at Noon.

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trevor.peters@wlfi.com

Trevor Peters is the anchor of News 18 This Morning and News 18 at Noon. He joined WLFI in June of 2017 as a multi-platform journalist and began anchoring in July 2017. He is thrilled to stay in the same community where he went to college.

Trevor was born and raised in Fishers, Indiana and attended Purdue University. He is a third-generation Boilermaker and truly bleeds black and gold! While at Purdue, Trevor was a member of the Purdue Varsity Glee Club, Mortar Board Senior Honorary and was the 2016 Purdue Homecoming King.

He previously held internships at WLFI in 2015 and at KPRC, Houston's NBC affiliate, in 2016.

He is a part of Class 48 in Leadership Lafayette, and is a high school boys youth group leader at his church. Trevor is also a proud Eagle Scout.

You can also catch Trevor on the jumbotron at Ross-Ade Stadium as the in-game host for Purdue Football.

His favorite stories he's reported on at WLFI include:
-How to Sketch a Criminal: Showing how police create a sketch in wake of the Delphi double homicide suspect sketch release.
-Logo Loopholes: Showing how high schools use professional and collegiate logos for their own brand.
-Under One Badge: Highlighting the first girl to join the Cub Scouts in Greater Lafayette.

Trevor is an avid Cincinnati Reds fan and is having a hard time fitting in with a newsroom full of Cubs fans. Trevor is passionate about telling the stories of amazing people in our community. Please reach out!

Recent Posts by Trevor Peters

Suspect identified, facing charges in Jasper County fatal hit-and-run

Deputies said 43-year-old Joseph Bland of Terre Haute was the alleged driver of the semi that killed Melissa Deno on Oct. 10.

Deputies looking for vehicle after woman found hit in roadway

The White County Sheriff's Office is looking for the driver of a vehicle that deputies said hit a woman over the weekend. A deputy found a woman lying in the road Saturday outside a Monticello bar.

Judge grants 72 hour hold for man accused in Lafayette homicide

A judge has granted a 72 hour extension for formal charges to be filed for the man accused of shooting and killing a teen and his brother Sunday.

Purdue College of Pharmacy remembers Dayna Less

Purdue University has confirmed that Dayna Less, one of two Purdue graduates killed in a tragic Chicago hospital shooting Monday, graduated in May with a Doctor of Pharmacy degree.

Police looking for suspect in alleged Romney Meadows armed robbery

Police are looking for a suspect who allegedly robbed a man at gunpoint in the Romney Meadows neighborhood Sunday night.

One dead in Frankfort structure fire

Fire chief John Kirby said a person was pulled from an upstairs apartment Sunday a little after midnight on East Clinton Street.

Thanksgiving turkey prices at 10-year low, Purdue expert says

If your Thanksgiving turkey is sitting in the deep freezer or thawing in the refrigerator right now, go back and check your receipt. You likely paid less for it this year.

Purdue alumna invented one of the most famous Thanksgiving foods

Whether you love it or hate it, the idea for one of the most popular Thanksgiving foods is all thanks to a Purdue University alumna.

National Bobblehead Hall of Fame creates Tyler Trent bobblehead

Presale orders are available now

Prosecutors: Lafayette man had ongoing sexual relationship with teen

Adam Avila is charged with seven felony counts, including sexual misconduct with a minor and child solicitation.

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