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Clear, Calm and Chilly this Saturday Evening (9/19/2020)

Clear, calm and chilly evening ahead with overnight lows falling around 40 degrees. Temperatures will start to rebound tomorrow and will continue to warm through mid-week. We’ll start with mid to upper 70’s Monday, followed by mid-80’s by Wednesday. No changes in our continued dry weather pattern in the extended forecast. – Meteorologist Anne Brown

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Greater Lafayette Immigrant Allies hosting neighborhood porch party

Greater Lafayette Immigrant Allies hosting neighborhood porch party

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YWCA celebrates 100th anniversary of 19th amendment with outdoor exhibit

YWCA celebrates the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment with an outdoor exhibit

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Purdue Football unveils modified 2020 schedule

Purdue Football unveils modified 2020 schedule

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West Lafayette falls to undefeated Valparaiso, 2-0

West Lafayette falls to undefeated Valparaiso, 2-0

Image for West Lafayette falls to undefeated Valparaiso, 2-0

West Lafayette falls to undefeated Valparaiso, 2-0

West Lafayette falls to undefeated Valparaiso, 2-0

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Purdue Football unveils modified 2020 schedule

Purdue Football unveils modified 2020 schedule

Image for Kokomo At Lafayette Jeff Frenzy Bonus Video Sept 18

Kokomo At Lafayette Jeff Frenzy Bonus Video Sept 18

High school football highlights from September 18, 2020

Image for Traders Point Christian At Frontier Frenzy Bonus Video Sept 18

Traders Point Christian At Frontier Frenzy Bonus Video Sept 18

High school football highlights from September 18, 2020

Image for Anderson At Harrison Frenzy Bonus Video Sept 18

Anderson At Harrison Frenzy Bonus Video Sept 18

High school football highlights from September 18, 2020

Image for Central Catholic At Tipton Frenzy Bonus Video Sept 18

Central Catholic At Tipton Frenzy Bonus Video Sept 18

High school football highlights from September 18, 2020

Image for Taylor At Clinton Central Frenzy Bonus Video Sept 18

Taylor At Clinton Central Frenzy Bonus Video Sept 18

High school football highlights from September 18, 2020

Image for Logansport At McCutcheon Frenzy Bonus Video Sept 18

Logansport At McCutcheon Frenzy Bonus Video Sept 18

High school football highlights from September 18, 2020

Image for West Lafayette At Rensselaer Central Frenzy Bonus Video Sept 18

West Lafayette At Rensselaer Central Frenzy Bonus Video Sept 18

High school football highlights from September 18, 2020

Image for Twin Lakes At Benton Central Frenzy Bonus Video Sept 18

Twin Lakes At Benton Central Frenzy Bonus Video Sept 18

High school football highlights from September 18, 2020

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Friday Night Frenzy Show September 18 Segment 2

High school football highlights from September 18, 2020

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Friday Night Frenzy Show September 18 Segment 1

High school football highlights from September 18, 2020

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Precision 18 Forecast (9/18/20): Cold Night Ahead

Cold night ahead, followed by a beautiful weekend.

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Gold and Black LIVE Sept 18 Segment 3: Alan Karpick and Dr. Will Miller

Gold and Black LIVE Sept 18 Segment 3: Alan Karpick and Dr. Will Miller

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Gold and Black LIVE Sept 18 Segment 2: Alan Karpick, Brian Neubert and Elliot Bloom

Gold and Black LIVE Sept 18 Segment 2: Alan Karpick, Brian Neubert and Elliot Bloom

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West Lafayette stays unbeaten, wins 3-2 over Harrison

Carson Cooke scored twice in West Lafayette's 3-2 win over Harrison at AJ Rickard Field on Thursday night

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Fall-Like Feel with a Frost Advisory Late this Friday Night (9/18/2020)

Noticeably cooler temperatures will be felt into the weekend with temperatures well below normal for this time of year. Highs today will only be in the 60’s under a mainly sunny sky and a brisk NE breeze. Temps will tumble into the 30’s late this evening and into tomorrow morning. Those chilly temps paired with calm winds and clear skies could allow for some frost to form. A Frost Advisory for some of our counties effective from 2 AM until 9 AM. Consider taking steps to protect sensitive vegetation. Highs for Saturday return to the 60’s under a mainly sunny sky. Slightly warmer, but still cooler than average lows in the lower 40’s. Temps will start to rebound on Sunday, and warm through mid-week. – Meteorologist Anne Brown

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Local foster children in desperate need of families

The number of adoptions nationwide are at historic highs. But local agencies and families say there are still too many children stuck in the system.

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Bright and Breezy with Unseasonably Cooler Conditions for Friday (9/18/2020)

Noticeably cooler temperatures will be felt into the weekend with temperatures well below normal for this time of year. Highs today will only be in the 60s under a mainly sunny sky and a brisk NE breeze. Temperatures will tumble into the 30’s late this evening and into tomorrow morning. Those chilly temps paired with calm winds and clear skies could allow for some frost to form. As a result, the National Weather Service has issued a Frost Advisory for some of our counties from 2 AM until 9 AM. Consider taking steps to protect sensitive vegetation. Canadian high pressure will build in for the weekend reinforcing this cooler air, along with keeping the area dry. Highs for Saturday return to the 60’s under a mainly sunny sky. Slightly warmer, but still cooler than average lows in the lower 40’s. Temperatures will start to rebound on Sunday, and warm through mid-week. - Meteorologist Anne Brown

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The new West Lafayette Wellness Center is hiring several full time and part time positions

The city is excited to have its grand opening in January of 2021. However, before it does, it needs to hire several employees.

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Precision 18 Forecast (9/17/20): Coolest weather since mid-May.

The coolest weather since mid-May is ahead, followed by another taste of summer next week.

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Purdue Students, Fans look forward to college football

Purdue Students, Fans look forward to college football

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ISDH: Tippecanoe County reports 29 new COVID-19 cases

The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) announced Thursday, September 17, that 850 additional Hoosiers have been diagnosed with COVID-19.

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Governor: Voting by mail will not be expanded

Governor Eric Holcomb addressed why voting by mail will *not be expanded.

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Mackey Arena will serve as an early voting center for the 2020 Election.

the facility will allow for proper social distancing

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Purdue University is once again ranked among the nation's *best schools for innovation"

An annual list released by "U.S. News and World Report" moved Purdue *up a spot from last year

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Man arrested following detonated explosion

The explosion happened inside a vehicle in Monticello

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Cooler and Cloudy this Thursday Afternoon (9/17/2020)

A cold front is sliding across the state today driving in cooler temperatures, low chances for rain and gusty winds to the area. We’ll keep a partly to mostly cloudy sky this afternoon as much cooler air settles in. High temperatures peak in the upper 60’s to lower 70’s with crisp overnight lows in the 40’s. Canadian high pressure will build in for the weekend reinforcing this cooler air, along with keeping the area dry. Weekend highs temperatures around the upper 60’s with overnight lows dipping down into the lower 40’s, along with plenty of sunshine. It will start to warm again at the beginning of work week next week, as dry conditions persist across the area. – Meteorologist Anne Brown

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COVID-19 Cluster Confirmed at Grant Street Station

A West Lafayette apartment complex is home to a small number of COVID-19 cases.

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Tracking Low Chances for Rain this Thursday Morning (9/17/2020)

A cold front will pass through the early today driving in cooler temperatures, low chances for rain and gusty winds to the area. We’ll keep a partly to mostly cloudy sky this afternoon as much cooler air settles in. High temperatures peak in the upper 60’s to lower 70’s with crisp overnight lows in the 40’s. Canadian high pressure will build in for the weekend reinforcing this cooler air, along with keeping the area dry. Weekend highs temperatures around the upper 60’s with overnight lows dipping down into the lower 40’s, along with plenty of sunshine. - Meteorologist Anne Brown

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Harrison shuts out Central Catholic on senior night

Harrison improves to 7-1-1 on the season after tonight's victory

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Harrison wins City/County Girls Golf Tournament

Harrison wins City/County Girls Golf Tournament

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IU Health asks parents to rethink COVID-related ER visits

Dr. James Bien said more often than not, it's not an actual emergency.

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Precision 18 Forecast (9/16/20): Smokey skies & cooler weather.

Smoky skies & cooler weather will last late week to the weekend.

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Gov. Holcomb provides Sept. 16 weekly update on COVID-19 fight

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

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Big Ten football set to return in late October

The Big Ten Council of Presidents and Chancellors (COP/C) have voted unanimously to resume the football season starting the weekend of October 23-24.

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Dry and Warmer this Wednesday Afternoon (9/16/2020)

Today will be the warmest day of the week with highs around 80 under a hazy sky with a sun/cloud mix. The smoky layer aloft from the western U.S. wildfires will continue to be visible in the area over the next few days. A cold front will pass through tonight driving in cooler temperatures, low chances for rain and gusty winds to the area. Overnight lows hold steady in the mid to upper 50’s. A few more clouds move in for tomorrow as much cooler air settles in. High temps peak in the lower 70’s with crisp overnight lows in the 40’s. Canadian high pressure will build in for the weekend reinforcing this cooler air, along with keeping the area dry. Weekend highs temperatures around in the upper 60’s to lower 70’s with overnight lows dipping down into the mid-40’s, along with plenty of sunshine. – Meteorologist Anne Brown

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Big Ten Football Returns

Live with Dakota Simon on News 18 @ Noon

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Frank Lloyd Wright-designed home receives $1 million to fund restoration

A famous house in West Lafayette has received money for restoration.

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American Red Cross seeking volunteers

The American Red Cross is sounding the alarm this week in asking people to volunteer. This comes as many parts of the country brave natural disasters and the aftermath it brings.

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Dry and Cooler Start this Wednesday Morning (9/16/2020)

Today will be the warmest day of the week with highs around 80 under a hazy sky with a sun/cloud mix. The smoky layer aloft from the western U.S. wildfires will continue to be visible in the area over the next few days. A cold front will pass through tonight driving in cooler temperatures, low chances for rain and gusty winds to the area. Overnight lows hold steady in the mid to upper 50’s. A few more clouds move in for tomorrow as much cooler air settles in. High temperatures peak in the lower 70’s with crisp overnight lows in the 40’s. Canadian high pressure will build in for the weekend reinforcing this cooler air, along with keeping the area dry. – Meteorologist Anne Brown

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Lafayette doctor shares opposition to West Lafayette mask mandate in email sent to city

Dr. Casey Pickerill questioned the constitutionality and scientific support of the West Lafayette mask mandate. Mayor John Dennis continues to defend the mandate, saying he consulted lawyers and health leaders.

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West Lafayette officer awarded Silver Merit Award after saving a life

West Lafayette officer awarded Silver Merit Award after saving a life

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Indiana Coronavirus Cases

Data is updated nightly.

Confirmed Cases: 110759

Reported Deaths: 3503
CountyConfirmedDeaths
Marion20645758
Lake10172317
Elkhart6321108
St. Joseph600797
Allen5921200
Hamilton4646109
Vanderburgh327129
Hendricks2638121
Monroe236836
Johnson2250122
Tippecanoe218413
Clark210156
Porter203344
Cass19279
Delaware184261
Vigo175722
Madison156575
LaPorte135637
Floyd130061
Howard127063
Kosciusko118717
Bartholomew114557
Warrick111935
Marshall98024
Boone94446
Dubois94018
Hancock90042
Noble87632
Grant86733
Henry75424
Wayne73714
Jackson7319
Morgan69438
Shelby66329
Daviess63927
LaGrange62911
Dearborn62128
Clinton59112
Harrison55624
Putnam5209
Montgomery50221
Lawrence50028
White47814
Knox4769
Gibson4644
Decatur45339
DeKalb44211
Miami4223
Fayette41713
Greene41535
Jasper3802
Steuben3647
Scott35310
Sullivan32812
Jennings30812
Posey2940
Franklin29325
Clay2925
Orange28224
Ripley2788
Carroll26913
Wabash2608
Washington2571
Starke2487
Wells2472
Whitley2476
Adams2403
Jefferson2403
Fulton2302
Huntington2173
Spencer2154
Tipton21522
Randolph2067
Perry20213
Newton17011
Jay1680
Owen1641
Martin1590
Rush1494
Pike1361
Vermillion1250
Fountain1152
Blackford1142
Pulaski1131
Crawford1020
Brown1013
Parke932
Benton880
Union770
Ohio767
Switzerland680
Warren401
Unassigned0225

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