- Thousands in Indiana could lose food stamps under new rule Updated: Aug-29-15 12:32 pm
INDIANAPOLIS - Food pantries and social service agencies across Indiana are bracing for the possibility that up to 50,000 people could lose food stamp benefits this fall unless they comply with a change in federal work and job training requirements.
- Lafayette's Jefferson High cuts tardiness over 75 percent Updated: Aug-28-15 5:10 am
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - The minute the bell buzzes to signal the end of the period, the halls of Jefferson High School fill with students. In only five minutes, the press of teenagers vanish into their next classrooms. The hallways are nearly empty.
- Engineers working on plan for I-65 bridge near Lafayette Updated: Aug-27-15 2:25 pm
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Engineers could soon have a repair plan for an Interstate 65 bridge over Wildcat Creek, according to the Indiana Department of Transportation.
- Tippecanoe County inmate accused of attacking nurse Updated: Aug-27-15 3:35 am
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - An inmate at the Tippecanoe County Jail is accused of putting a nurse in a headlock and holding a pencil to her neck.
- All US 52 lanes reopened after semitrailer overturns Updated: Aug-26-15 12:09 pm
COLFAX, Indiana - All lanes of a central Indiana highway being used as an Interstate 65 detour have reopened after a semitrailer overturned, causing traffic to back up for more than a mile.
- Appleby to start at QB for Purdue Updated: Aug-25-15 10:12 pm
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Junior quarterback Austin Appleby has won the starting job at Purdue.
- Man gets 32 years in prison for trying to burn in-laws' home Updated: Aug-25-15 2:28 am
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - A central Indiana man has been sentenced to 32 years in prison after pleading guilty to arson for trying to set his in-laws' Lafayette house on fire.
- Purdue police: Suspicious package was box to protect rabbits Updated: Aug-23-15 5:43 pm
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Purdue University police say a suspicious package found on campus turned out to be a cardboard box put there by a group of students trying to protect some rabbits.
- Anti-abortion supporters protest outside Planned Parenthood Updated: Aug-22-15 4:01 pm
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Anti-abortion supporters protested outside Planned Parenthood facilities in Indiana on Saturday, calling on lawmakers to stop funding the organization.
- Company to raze Lafayette home where man's body decayed Updated: Aug-21-15 2:13 pm
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - A construction company that's purchased the Lafayette home where an 88-year-old man lay dead for more than nine months plans to raze the residence and build a new one in its place.
- 2 Purdue professors get $445K in federal humanities funding Updated: Aug-18-15 3:58 am
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Two Purdue University history professors have landed federal grants totaling $445,000 to boost their efforts to advance black studies.
- Indiana farmland values fall in past year after long rally Updated: Aug-10-15 4:07 am
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - A Purdue University survey shows farmland values across Indiana fell in the past year.
- Appleby eager to bring stability to Purdue QB position Updated: Aug-09-15 4:44 pm
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Austin Appleby hopes to give Purdue stability at quarterback.
- Purdue seeks partner for financial aid alternative Updated: Aug-09-15 2:46 pm
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Purdue University's research foundation is seeking a partner to establish and manage an alternative way for students to receive financial aid without incurring burdensome debt.
- INDOT noted concerns about closed I-65 bridge in 2005 Updated: Aug-08-15 1:20 pm
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - An Indiana Department of Transportation report shows an Interstate 65 bridge near Lafayette that was closed indefinitely because of safety concerns was identified as having substructural problems a decade ago.
- Man accused in fatal shooting of 2 men in Lafayette Updated: Aug-07-15 4:26 am
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - A 19-year-old Delphi (DEL'-fy) man is accused of fatally shooting two men in Lafayette just hours before he was arrested for driving while intoxicated and auto theft.
- Lafayette school to reopen nearly 2 years after tornado Updated: Aug-05-15 11:19 am
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - An Indiana middle school that was badly damaged by a tornado in November 2013 is preparing to reopen its doors for the first time since the storm.
- New state law aims to inform Indiana students of loan debt Updated: Aug-04-15 12:01 pm
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - A new law in Indiana mandates public universities to inform students in an email or letter every year about how much they owe in students loans.
- Fewer Indiana residents attend Purdue after tuition freeze Updated: Aug-03-15 5:19 pm
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - About 1,220 fewer undergraduates from Indiana and 330 more non-residents attend Purdue University since the school froze tuition rates at 2012 levels, according to the 2014-15 Purdue Data Digest.
- Charlie is an autism service dog in training Updated: Aug-03-15 4:05 am
LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Animal lover and trainer Julie Shaw wants you to meet Charlie, a 10-week-old Australian Labradoodle bred for calmness - not because he's so cute and cuddly, which is a bonus, but because it will help raise awareness about autism.
- Indiana, private carrier ink deal for passenger rail Updated: Aug-02-15 4:49 pm
- Purdue program flags nearly 100 student behavior reports Updated: Jul-31-15 3:02 pm
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Purdue University has received nearly 100 reports under a program launched last summer that's aimed at flagging potentially harmful or strange student behavior, according to the school's Office of the Dean of Students.
- Purdue Extension to host industrial hemp production workshop Updated: Jul-31-15 3:43 am
WEST LAFAYETTE, Indiana - Indiana farmers interested in industrial hemp's economic potential can learn about the best production practices for that still-illegal crop at an upcoming Purdue Extension event.