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

Holiday travel could lead to a new surge in COVID cases in Tippecanoe County

While daily COVID cases have seen a recent decrease, Tippecanoe County Health Officer Dr. Jeremy Adler believes this is partly due to a decrease in testing over the holidays.

Health care workers receive first round of COVID-19 vaccine

More than 300 health care workers were expected to receive the first round of the COVID-19 in Tippecanoe County Friday.

INDOT grant helping improve local roadways

Tippecanoe County and several local communities are receiving their share of more than $100 million in grant money.

Lafayette leaders encouraging purchasing gift cards at local businesses

Lafayette leaders are encouraging shoppers to purchase gift card this season to help local businesses.

Companies to seek emergency approval for use of COVID-19 vaccines

A COVID-19 vaccine could make its way to Indiana within the next few months.

Proposed zinc plant receives draft air quality permit

The Indiana Department of Environmental Management has issued a draft operating permit for the facility.

Ivy Tech Hosting Virtual College 101 Event

The community college is offering a free Virtual College 101 event this Thursday, November 5th from 6 pm to 8 pm.

Purdue Police reminding students to follow Protect Purdue Pledge after multiple weekend gatherings

University Police are reminding students to follow safety guidelines outlined in the Protect Purdue Pledge after large gatherings in bars and off campus tailgates.

Fallen leaves adding hazard for drivers

Fallen leaves combined with wet roadways are an increase driving hazard during this time of year.

New roadway treatment to begin across Lafayette

A new asphalt spray is helping the City of Lafayette save tens of thousands of dollars annually.

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Indiana Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Cases: 587049

Reported Deaths: 9287
CountyCasesDeaths
Marion810691296
Lake44121665
Allen31797541
Hamilton28178303
St. Joseph26684369
Elkhart24057340
Vanderburgh18519213
Tippecanoe17305121
Johnson14398284
Porter14342159
Hendricks13793241
Madison10509212
Vigo10432171
Clark10151129
Monroe9029108
Delaware8782129
LaPorte8721153
Kosciusko784677
Howard7834137
Warrick636790
Hancock633297
Bartholomew624294
Floyd6098105
Wayne5903156
Grant5799109
Dubois541670
Boone531467
Morgan512388
Marshall492484
Henry491164
Cass469060
Noble458757
Dearborn454544
Jackson413145
Shelby401178
Lawrence379475
Clinton363639
Gibson355056
DeKalb336363
Montgomery333851
Harrison326042
Knox325439
Miami308243
Steuben304940
Adams294435
Whitley292325
Wabash291645
Ripley290845
Putnam282447
Huntington281257
Jasper280733
White265738
Daviess260772
Jefferson248538
Fayette241348
Decatur241282
Greene232460
Posey230026
Wells228547
LaGrange223461
Clay216432
Scott216437
Randolph207540
Jennings191335
Sullivan188531
Spencer179917
Fountain178625
Washington175018
Starke170741
Jay162021
Fulton158829
Owen157837
Carroll151315
Orange150533
Rush148118
Perry145327
Vermillion144333
Franklin142533
Parke12788
Tipton127332
Pike113125
Blackford107022
Pulaski94637
Newton89020
Brown85530
Benton84110
Crawford7479
Martin69213
Warren6537
Switzerland6175
Union6063
Ohio4647
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