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Patchy Dense Fog this Monday Morning (4/6/2020)

After patchy morning fog dissipates, highs will reach the mid 60's to around 70. Thunderstorms are possible tonight.- Meteorologist Anne Brown

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Couple makes headbands for hospital workers

They're calling the movement "Headbands for Heroes."

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People struggling with social distancing at parks as weather gets warmer

The City of West Lafayette is facing challenges with people ignoring social distancing guidelines in public.

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West Lafayette City Council meeting will be a conference call

Mayor John Dennis said the City of West Lafayette is also limiting the opportunities for public gatherings.

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Courtroom construction coming along swiftly

Tippecanoe County Commissioner Murtaugh also said construction on the county's new 1-million dollar superior court is on pace.

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Tippecanoe County Commissioners meeting will be live streamed

The Tippecanoe County Commissioners monthly meeting is Monday morning at 10. But the meeting will be online.

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COVID-19 Impact on Alzheimer's patients

Repetition and routine are crucial for patients dealing with dementia and Alzheimers. Now experts are sharing how to communicate under our nation's temporary normal of social distancing.

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Active Weather Pattern Ahead

Temperatures will continue to climb for the start of the work week, but multiple rounds of rain are in the forecast.

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Warmer Temps and Multiple Rounds of Rain Ahead

Temperatures will continue to climb for the start of the work week, but multiple rounds of rain are in the forecast.

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West Lafayette is having some trouble with social distancing

The city of West Lafayette is facing challenges with people ignoring social distancing guidelines in public.

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Medical workers share COVID-19 experience

During this unprecedented time medical workers are dealing with a lot of uncertainty and worry. Two local health care professionals spoke with News 18 about their experience dealing with the impact of a virus that's unforgiving.

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Benton County distillery making and donating hand sanitizer

Wind Hill Distillery started making hand sanitizer when county leaders noticed their first responders were running out of the vital product.

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10 PM Precision 18 Weather Forecast (4/3/2): Some scattered showers & cooler.

Some scattered showers & cooler weather will give way to warmth with some t'storms by next week.

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Tippecanoe County Public Health Officer, Jeremy Adler interview.

Tippecanoe County Public Health Officer, Jeremy Adler joins us in the WLFI studios to discuss social distancing in Tippecanoe County

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Food Finders Food Bank Partners with National Guard

Food Finders Food Bank Partners with National Guard

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Avery Beaver Commits to Wabash Basketball Program

Avery Beaver Commits to Wabash Basketball Program

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Avery Beaver Commits to Wabash Basketball Program

Avery Beaver Commits to Wabash Basketball Program

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Elkhart suspect facing charges in West Lafayette burglaries

An Elkhart man is facing multiple charges after he allegedly committed multiple burglaries in West Lafayette.

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Purdue is freezing merit pay increases

In a video message to the Purdue community, Purdue President Mitch Daniels announced it would be "irresponsible" to go through with the three-percent raises during these "uncertain times."

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Gov. Holcomb: Stay-at-home order will be extended for another two weeks

Gov. Holcomb has announced Indiana will be extending the stay-at-home order for another two weeks

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5 PM Precision 18 Forecast (4/3/20): Period of scattered showers Saturday with cooler temperatures.

Scattered showers & cooler temperatures Saturday before we warm up again early next week.

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Islamic Society giving out meals to Franciscan Health

The Islamic Society of Greater Lafayette is extending a helping hand by making sure medical workers at Franciscan Health Lafayette East are fed.

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Phoenix Paramedic Solutions to offer rapid antibody testing

The State of Indiana now has its first mobile rapid antibody test. Phoenix Paramedic Solutions in Lafayette is rolling out the test in an effort to stop the spread of COVID-19.

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Gov. Holcomb provides April 3 update on COVID-19 fight

Gov. Eric J. Holcomb, the Indiana State Department of Health and other state leaders will host their daily media briefing to provide updates on COVID-19 and its impact on Indiana.

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IU Health expands COVID-19 testing

They will now test Indiana healthcare workers, first responders, and critically ill patients.

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Unemployment rate climbs to 4.4%

The rate has jumped from its historic low of 3.5%

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ISDH: Over 100 COVID-19 related deaths, 3,437 positive cases

The Indiana State Department of Health reported over 400 new coronavirus cases and 24 new deaths Friday.

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60's Return with a Sun/Cloud Mix this Friday Afternoon (4/3/2020)

Rain returns tomorrow and lingers into the first half of Sunday.- Meteorologist Anne Brown

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Boy Scout Troop 335 creating new ways to hold scout meetings

Boy Scout Troop 335 got creative with a platform that's normally used for gamers. But is now being used for scout meetings.

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Warm and Cloudy Start to Friday (4/3/2020)

Showers are possible late tonight and Saturday, with a few lingering showers possible Sunday morning.- Meteorologist Anne Brown

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Local musician offering virtual guitar lessons

Due to the shelter in place Kyle Bledsoe's gigs were canceled. Due social distancing his guitar lesson were as well until, Kyle decided to start teaching virtually.

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10 PM Precision 18 Forecast (4/2/20): Some scattered rain with a warm-up.

Scattered rain will follow a warm-up, but brief shot of cooler air comes in for the weekend.

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Precision 18 Forecast (4/2/20): Warmer with some showers ahead.

Warmer weather is ahead, along with some rainfall by Saturday.

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Precison 18 Forecast (4/2/20): Warm-up with some rainfall ahead.

The warm-up continues into Friday with cooler weather & showers by Saturday.

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Boy Scout Troop 335 gets creative with a new way to have scout meetings

Boy Scout Troop 335 in Greater Lafayette is findings new ways to come together while still practicing social distancing.

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Mental Health America offers more services amid COVID-19 pandemic

Mental Health America in Tippecanoe County says they have already seen and increase in calls during this pandemic and expect more.

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Bonus Video: Scenes from Lafayette during shutdown

Scenes and video from around Greater Lafayette.

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Gov. Holcomb provides April 2 update on COVID-19 fight

Gov. Eric J. Holcomb, the Indiana State Department of Health and other state leaders will host their daily media briefing to provide updates on COVID-19 and its impact on Indiana.

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6.6 million people file for unemployment in one week

Businesses shut down while the county waits for the coronavirus to subside.

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Warming Up this Thursday Afternoon (4/2/2020)

Above average temps and dry weather to finish the week. Rain and a few storms return over the weekend.- Meteorologist Anne Brown

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Chinese community donates essential medical supplies to local hospitals

The Greater Lafayette Chinese community is giving to those who are combating COVID-19.

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Purdue Pharmacy making hand sanitizer for Greater Lafayette during virus outbreak

Pharmacists at Purdue and West Lafayette High School alums are helping supply Greater Lafayette with hand sanitizer during the coronavirus outbreak.

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Areas of Fog and Cool Temps this Thursday Morning (4/2/2020)

A mostly to partly cloudy sky and warmer weather to end the week. Rain chances return over the weekend.- Meteorologist Anne Brown

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Message of Hope: Tracey Leslie

Wednesday's message of hope is from Trinity United Methodist Church pastor Tracey Leslie.

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Tippecanoe County Prosecutor says courts are working to limit spread of coronavirus

Right now, no visitors are allowed inside the Tippecanoe County Courthouse. You can call the courthouse or check online to get updates on the status of your hearing.

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Serial bank robber Joseph Kruger sentenced to 40 years in DOC

Serial bank robber Joseph Kruger sentenced to 40 years in DOC

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Precision 18 Forecast (4/1/20): Warm-Up Ahead

Warm-up is ahead along with some scattered rainfall.

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Rural Hospitals Losing Revenue Do To COVID-19

Franciscan Health Alliance is responsible for two rural hospitals one in Rensselaer and one in Crawfordsville. Both are small, which means their revenue base is much smaller. That loss in revenue can affect virtually all aspects of the hospital's finances.

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Census Day Underway

Lafayette and West Lafayette leaders believe now is the perfect time to complete the survey while you're self-isolating.

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Precision 18 Forecast (4/1/20): Warm-Up Ahead

Warm-up is ahead, along with some rainfall.

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