Balint Szalavari

Balint Szalavari joined WLFI in May of 2018 as the weekend meteorologist and a multi-platform journalist.

Title: Weekend Meteorologist and a Multi-platform Journalist.
Balint.szalavari@wlfi.com

Balint Szalavari joined WLFI in May of 2018 as the weekend meteorologist and a multi-platform journalist.

Balint graduated from Ball State University with a major in professional meteorology and minors in both German and telecommunications. During his time in college, Balint interned at WISH-TV and was a weather forecaster for NewsLink Indiana, BSU’s television station.

Having grown up in Indianapolis, Balint is excited to remain close to home as he begins his professional career.

In his free time, Balint enjoys spending time with his family, mountain biking, off-roading, and exercising.

Balint is passionate about the weather and news and loves coming to work every day. Please feel free to contact him with any story ideas!

Recent Posts by Balint Szalavari

Wabash Walls project returns for its third year

For the third year in a row, artists will be transforming the Wabash Avenue Neighborhood.

Fresh Air Eats extended for four weeks

The Lafayette Board of Works approved a four week extension to Downtown Lafayette's Fresh Air Eats dining option Tuesday morning.

Food Finders opening new food pantry Thursday

After more than half a year of vacancy, the former Save-A-Lot building along Greenbush Street will see new life. Food Finders Food Bank will open their new food pantry this Thursday in the former grocery store's location.

West Lafayette receives grant to develop bicycle and pedestrian master plan

A new grant from the Indiana State Department of Health is helping West Lafayette become more bicycle and pedestrian friendly.

Ivy Tech Community College Lafayette receives USDA funding

Over the next four years, Ivy Tech Lafayette's Agriculture Department will receive more than $50,000 in funding.

Climate change action plan begins in Tippecanoe County

A new Climate Action Plan Project will help shape a greener future in Tippecanoe County.

Purdue adds outdoor eating and study areas

Purdue has added 37 tents across campus where students can eat and study. In total, the spaces can accommodate more than 1,500 students.

School zone speed restrictions starting Thursday

With students returning to in-class learning Thursday, local law enforcement is reminding drivers to slow down in school zones.

Outdoor dining option in the works

Downtown Lafayette restaurants could soon be allowed to expand their seating to the streets on the weekends.

Greater Lafayette Fire Departments working to reduce response time

An "automatic aid" agreement between five Tippecanoe County Fire Departments is working to reduce response times during emergencies.

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Lake10745324
Elkhart6734112
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Hamilton4965109
Vanderburgh384231
Hendricks2779124
Monroe267137
Tippecanoe259013
Johnson2362125
Clark226757
Porter222447
Delaware201162
Cass19589
Vigo187928
Madison171475
LaPorte151941
Warrick140743
Floyd140464
Howard133964
Kosciusko127117
Bartholomew119357
Marshall102124
Dubois100919
Boone99746
Grant96636
Hancock94843
Noble92932
Henry82226
Jackson77610
Wayne77314
Morgan73940
Shelby68329
Daviess68129
Dearborn67928
LaGrange64711
Clinton63414
Harrison59824
Putnam59011
Gibson5455
Knox5379
Lawrence51829
Montgomery51321
DeKalb49111
White48814
Decatur46139
Miami4394
Greene42936
Fayette42314
Jasper4032
Steuben3977
Scott39311
Posey3541
Sullivan33812
Jennings31712
Franklin31525
Clay3105
Ripley3108
Orange28724
Whitley2876
Carroll28013
Adams2773
Wabash2758
Starke2737
Washington2702
Wells2694
Spencer2683
Jefferson2523
Huntington2503
Fulton2462
Tipton22922
Randolph2238
Perry22213
Jay1920
Newton17411
Owen1711
Martin1690
Pike1691
Rush1584
Vermillion1320
Fountain1302
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