Cody Melin

Cody Melin joined WLFI in July of 2018.

Title: Reporter

Cody Melin joined WLFI in July of 2018 as a news producer. Cody was born and raised in Monticello, Indiana. He attended high school at Twin Lakes High School. After graduating, Cody moved to Huntington, Indiana where he attended Huntington University. While in Huntington, Cody worked as the FDN News Producer and Huntingtonian Arts and Entertainment Editor. He also worked as an international student mentor.
While in school he interned at Fort Wayne's CBS affiliate, WANE TV. He then moved to Sioux City, Iowa to work at the local ABC affiliate KCAU 9.
Cody moved back home to Indiana to work as the News 18 This Morning producer, while also making appearances as the "Weekend Planner Guy" on Fridays.
Cody loves exploring the community looking for hole-in-the-wall coffee shops. He also enjoys binge-watching reality television and listening to true crime podcasts.
If you want your event covered or have any coffee recommendations, reach out to Cody on social media and through email.

Recent Posts by Cody Melin

Fowler Theatre to host Smash Bros. tournament

All proceeds will go right back into benefitting the Fowler Theatre.

Happy Hollow Dog Park now open to the public

Dog owners in West Lafayette now have their very own place to let their dogs run free. Happy Hollow Dog Park is officially open for pups to enjoy.

Eight people shot and killed in Indianapolis FedEx shooting

A gunman killed eight people and wounded several others before apparently taking his own life in a late-night attack at a FedEx facility near the Indianapolis airport

Raising Cane's holds soft opening in West Lafayette

The Louisiana-based franchise chose West Lafayette for its second Indiana location.

Columbian Park provides updates with behind-the-scenes tour

Leaders are working around the clock to make sure guests have a great experience despite delays.

TAF plans to bring folks out with "First Friday"

Over 20 local downtown businesses in Lafayette will extend their hours to host artists and musicians the first Friday of each month.

Beloved shelter dog finds forever home

A local shelter dog that gained national attention has finally found his forever home.

Visit Indy welcomes guests with Hoosier hospitality

Visitors can enjoy everything from guided basketball tours to a three-week art festival featuring 600 artists.

Local shelter dog gets second chance; seeking forever home

One dog over at Natalie's has grabbed the attention of people across the country.

Six-State Trooper Project underway

Officers will mainly be focusing on criminal patrol and drug interception.

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