Micah Upshaw

Micah Upshaw joined the WLFI-TV 18 News team in September 2018 as a Multiplatform Journalist.

Title: Multiplatform Journalist
Micah.Upshaw@wlfi.com

Micah Upshaw joined the WLFI-TV 18 News team in September 2018 as a Multiplatform Journalist.

She was born and raised in Columbus, Ohio but spent her college years in Athens, Ohio where she graduated from the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism at Ohio University.

While in Athens, Micah worked as a reporter with WOUB Public Media, a PBS affiliate station. At Ohio University she produced, directed and hosted Straight Up!, an entertainment news show. She was also a fashion and entertainment news host for The Relevant radio show. She worked as a writer, blogger and stylist for Thread Magazine, where she was able to create her own clothing pieces. Micah loves the world of fashion and makes clothing in her free time.

Micah spent a summer in Los Angeles, California interning at LATF USA Entertainment News.

She is so excited to call the Greater Lafayette area her new home. Micah has a passion for people and is dedicated to uncovering and telling stories that impact the lives of those in the community.

Follow Micah @micahupshawwlfi on social media. Feel free to contact her with any story ideas.

Recent Posts by Micah Upshaw

IU Health Arnett employee turned breast cancer survivor shares story

An IU Health Arnett employee's quick decision to trust her body helped her catch her cancer much earlier than if she waited for her yearly mammogram.

Community reacts to double-homicide investigation in Wolcott

As a double-homicide investigation unfolds in Wolcott, neighbors are sharing their response to the incident.

Friends and family honor life of Joshua Ungersma with rock metal concert

Friends and family are continuing to mourn the loss of Lafayette man Joshua Ungersma.

Tippecanoe County Board of Elections hosts 'drive thru' mail-in ballot drop-off

The Tippecanoe County Board of Elections is working to make early voting a little easier.

Purdue Police adjusting to new football game day restrictions this season

Purdue's first football game of the season is bringing lessons for law enforcement.

United Way creates 'pie-in-the-face' fundraiser challenge

United Way Greater Lafayette is partnering with non-profits and the community for a pie-in-the-face "make the match" fundraiser.

Lafayette woman says annual mammogram may have saved her life this year

For Evelyn Smith, getting her mammogram has been an annual tradition. Little did she know, getting it done this year may have helped save her life.

Trial of Fowler man accused of murder is underway in Benton County

This week will determine the destiny of a Fowler man accused of murder. Rhett Martin is accused of killing Dan Riegle in a robbery attempt, then setting his house on fire,

Lafayette golf driving range hosts unique way of voting for presidential candidates

A golf driving range in Lafayette is providing a unique way of voting this election season.

West Lafayette man awarded 'Governor's Arts Award' this month

One West Lafayette art advocate is being recognized for his dedication to the arts.

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