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: 707111

Reported Deaths: 13216
CountyCasesDeaths
Marion963501718
Lake51613944
Allen39106671
Hamilton34449405
St. Joseph33979539
Elkhart27255432
Vanderburgh22060394
Tippecanoe21765212
Porter17945298
Johnson17507374
Hendricks16786310
Clark12681190
Madison12338337
Vigo12204244
Monroe11443166
LaPorte11118204
Delaware10341184
Howard9652211
Kosciusko9114114
Hancock7964139
Bartholomew7880155
Warrick7681155
Floyd7555176
Wayne6895198
Grant6837171
Boone6541100
Morgan6390138
Dubois6079117
Marshall5779108
Dearborn569876
Cass5683102
Henry5572100
Noble540683
Jackson493069
Shelby478495
Lawrence4338118
Gibson427989
Harrison427670
Clinton418653
Montgomery417786
DeKalb409184
Huntington378680
Whitley377939
Miami372465
Knox365989
Steuben364457
Putnam352560
Jasper350146
Wabash347678
Adams337952
Ripley334568
Jefferson312980
White308154
Daviess289299
Wells286281
Decatur278792
Fayette277162
Greene270685
Posey268533
Scott261053
Clay253244
LaGrange252470
Randolph235280
Washington230731
Spencer227631
Jennings224747
Fountain208445
Sullivan207742
Starke203952
Owen192156
Fulton191439
Jay186029
Carroll185720
Perry180236
Orange177253
Rush170724
Vermillion166043
Franklin165635
Tipton160943
Parke144616
Blackford133831
Pike130234
Pulaski113645
Newton103534
Brown100040
Crawford97614
Benton96713
Martin82615
Warren79615
Switzerland7698
Union69910
Ohio55711
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