News 18 takes a closer look at how much money Tippecanoe County spends in its jail system in a special report -- Cost of an Inmate. (WLFI Photo)

News 18 Special Report: Cost of an Inmate

TIPPECANOE COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) — It may be hard to believe, but about 66 percent of a nearly $30 million budget in Tippecanoe County is spe…

A couple guests in charge of TEDxLafayette stopped by News 18 at Noon to tell us more about the the event and about some of the presenters.

TEDxLafayette hopes to inspire change

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — Ted talks have gained international notoriety over the past couple of years for their award-winning talks on …

FILE - This photo shows an employment application form sitting on a table during a job fair. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

Nearly 100 to be out of jobs in 2015

LEBANON, Ind. (AP) — A Wisconsin-based retailer plans to shut down a central Indiana distribution center and eliminate nearly 100 jobs.