- Courts streamline services, cut redundancies under new law Updated: May-26-15 1:37 pm
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - A decline in the number of misdemeanor cases filed is prompting an Indiana court to reorganize its staff and cut its payroll.
- Cupcake craze defies trends as it makes way to Lafayette Updated: May-25-15 9:19 am
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Creasy Lane may be a candidate for a name change to Cupcake Lane.
- Purdue adopts 'Chicago principles' to protect free speech Updated: May-23-15 9:22 am
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Purdue University is stressing its commitment to free speech with a new policy modeled on one approved by the University of Chicago.
- West Lafayette considers allowing use of heroin antidote Updated: May-22-15 9:56 am
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Officials in West Lafayette will decide next week whether to allow police and firefighters administer an emergency antidote to people who have overdosed on heroin.
- Elementary school students study Celery Bog Nature Area Updated: May-22-15 9:22 am
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - On a sunny Wednesday morning when most students were stuck at their desks, nearly 100 Edgelea Elementary School fourth-graders headed out to the Celery Bog Nature Area to learn about the environment.
- Additional charges filed against man who escaped from jail Updated: May-21-15 9:01 pm
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Additional charges have been filed against a man who escaped custody by overpowering a sheriff's deputy and stealing her police cruiser while being moved from a hospital back to jail.
- Indiana man faces more charges in Facebook threat case Updated: May-21-15 5:03 pm
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - A federal grand jury has issued a second indictment with more charges against an Indiana man accused of threatening to blow up a courthouse and kill judges in a Facebook posting.
- Purdue's airport to receive $11.25M upgrade this summer Updated: May-21-15 8:13 am
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Purdue University's airport is getting an $11.25 million renovation that will be largely paid for by the Federal Aviation Administration.
- Mediator: Suit from wheelchair user hit by police settled Updated: May-20-15 4:49 am
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - A mediator says a federal lawsuit has been settled between the city of Lafayette and a man who was shoved by police officer and sent toppling out of his motorized wheelchair in 2013.
- Escapee back in hospital after fall in jail restroom Updated: May-19-15 4:29 pm
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - A jail inmate who was recaptured after overpowering a sheriff's deputy and stealing her police cruiser has suffered serious head injuries in a fall behind bars.
- Indiana Mr. Basketball Swanigan commits to Purdue Updated: May-19-15 2:26 pm
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Caleb Swanigan of Fort Wayne, the reigning Indiana Mr. Basketball, plans to play for Purdue next season.
- Lafayette zoo takes in salamanders in effort to save species Updated: May-19-15 8:20 am
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - A zoo in Lafayette has taken in three hellbender salamanders as part of an effort to bring back the species.
- Energy expert: Summer gas prices to stay below 2014's prices Updated: May-19-15 3:40 am
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - A Purdue University energy expert says motorists heading out on summer road trips can expect gas prices to remain considerably lower than last summer despite recent price increases.
- Drivers on I-65 in Lafayette can expect construction delays Updated: May-17-15 5:28 pm
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Motorists traveling on Interstate 65 through Lafayette can expect slowdowns until construction work is completed in fall 2017 because of lane restrictions, ramp closures, narrower lanes and reduced speeds.
- Indiana inmate strikes deputy, steals her police car Updated: May-16-15 6:37 pm
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Northwest Indiana police searched for a second day for an inmate who attacked a sheriff's deputy and stole her police car as he was being moved from a hospital back to the jail.
- Purdue trustees approve freezing tuition for 4th year Updated: May-16-15 5:22 pm
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Purdue University's trustees have approved freezing tuition for a fourth straight year, but the board's chairman says it's unclear how much longer that freeze will last.
- Purdue trustees committee OKs tuition freeze, board to vote Updated: May-15-15 8:10 am
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - A Purdue University Board of Trustees committee has approved freezing tuition for the fourth year in a row and increasing merit pay by 3.5 percent for employees at the West Lafayette campus.
- Central Indiana district to equip 800 students with laptops Updated: May-15-15 8:05 am
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - A school district in central Indiana is equipping 800 middle school students with laptops as part of a pilot program.
- Lafayette plans $1.3M overhaul of city's recycling program Updated: May-15-15 7:19 am
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - The city of Lafayette is overhauling its recycling program.
- Gov. Pence picks trustees for Purdue University board Updated: May-13-15 8:06 am
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Indiana Gov. Mike Pence has chosen three business leaders to either continue or start their tenure on Purdue University's Board of Trustees.
- Purdue launches search for chancellor of northwest campus Updated: May-11-15 4:04 am
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - A national search has started to hire the first chancellor of Purdue University Northwest, which will officially come into existence next year.
- Artist to repair damaged bear sculpture in West Lafayette Updated: May-10-15 6:46 pm
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - An artist who made a sculpture included in the "Lions and Tigers and Bears, Oh My!" public art exhibit in Lafayette and West Lafayette says she will repair a piece damaged by vandals.
- Tippecanoe County sheriff's deputies get military vehicle Updated: May-08-15 10:14 am
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - The Tippecanoe County sheriff's department now has a military-style vehicle that was originally designed to protect soldiers in war zones.
- Purdue University senior continuing family tradition Updated: May-07-15 12:01 pm
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - A Purdue University senior is carrying on a nearly 100-year tradition as the fourth generation and one of at least nine family members to work at or attend the school in West Lafayette.
- Proposed house for Purdue student tests historic group Updated: May-07-15 9:19 am
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Developer Michael Plonski always hoped his son Lance Plonski would decide to attend Purdue University, his alma mater.