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

Tickets still available for 'World's Largest Ghost Hunt'

There will be a few investigations happening here in the WLFI viewing area.

City asks for public's help in allocating American Rescue Plan Act money.

The $11.4 million is just a small amount of the $350 billion given to communities across the United States to help with economic relief.

Congressional record honors Larry Clisby

Senator Todd Young visited Purdue to pay his respects to famed broadcaster Larry Clisby.

New Lafayette V.A. Clinic to see patients Monday

It's located at 940 Park East Boulevard. The new clinic is three times bigger.

Exploration Acres shows off new maze

This year's maze celebrates Indiana racing.

Officers release season opener crime report.

Officers responded to a total of 178 calls.

Officers searching for missing 81-year-old man

Officers are asking people that may have any information to contact the White County Sheriff's Office.

Sunny finds her forever home

According to Instagram, her new mom says she's a happy-go-lucky girl.

I-65 back open following early-morning pursuit

There was a standoff between the driver and officers.

Finding a home for Felix

An adorable pup at Natalie's Second Chance shelter is looking for his forever home.

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