FILE - This undated electron microscope image made available by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases - Rocky Mountain Laboratories shows novel coronavirus particles, also known as the MERS virus, colorized in yellow. On Saturday, May 17, 2014 the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said an Illinois man has apparently picked up an infection from the only American diagnosed with a mysterious Middle East virus, but the man has not needed medical treatment. (AP Photo/NIAID - RML, File)

Local hospitals prepare for MERS virus

TIPPECANOE COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) – Hospital officials have known about the potentially deadly MERS virus for more than a year, and in that tim…

Construction projects underway on Purdue's campus.

Construction underway at Purdue

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) – A long list of construction projects at Purdue University are starting now that students are gone for the summ…