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

Purdue Basketball's Matt Haarms stays in Greater Lafayette to walk dogs for shelter despite coronavirus outbreak

Even though Purdue University has canceled all in-person classes for the rest of the semester, Boiler Basketball Center Matt Haarms is staying in Greater Lafayette.

17th Annual Wines on the Wabash

Enjoy a drink of two all while helping out the community.

Purdue wins Polar Plunge Campus Challenge for ninth year in a row

Purdue University wins 2020 Polar Plunge Campus Challenge

Time to Get "Freezin' for a Reason"

Hundreds of people will be taking a leap into chilly waters for the 2020 Polar Plunge.

News 18 Weekend Planner from 02/14 - 02/16

The weekend is here. WLFI has you covered with a rundown of your News 18 This Morning Weekend Planner.

News 18 Weekend Planner from 01/31 - 02/02

The weekend is here. WLFI has you covered with a rundown of your News 18 This Morning Weekend Planner.

News 18 Weekend Planner from 12/06 - 12/08

The weekend is here. WLFI has you covered with a rundown of your News 18 This Morning Weekend Planner.

Purdue Basketball's Matt Haarms works to find shelter dogs a new home

7-foot-3-inch Purdue basketball player Matt Haarms' best friend is 6-inch tall Penelope Grace.

News 18 Weekend Planner from 11/15 - 11/17

The weekend is here. WLFI has you covered with a rundown of your News 18 This Morning Weekend Planner.

NEWS 18 WEEKEND PLANNER FROM 11/08 - 11/10

The weekend is here. WLFI has you covered with a rundown of your News 18 This Morning Weekend Planner.

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