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  1. As police patrol traffic, more construction loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Journal and Courier

    As police patrol traffic, more construction looms Drivers beware: Don't speed through these zones Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1HQ45yK Officers will target traffic on South Street between Sagamore Parkway and Interstate 65. They also will target traffic on Creasy Lane between Rome Drive and McCarty Lane. Boundaries for the new traffic enforcement zones were based on statistics that indicate a significant increase in traffic crashes in those areas, Lafayette police Sgt.

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  2. WLFI File PhotoRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    ... based jobs that require a higher talent and skill set and the people who can fill those jobs." According to Lafayette Economic Development Director Dennis Carson, things are looking up for the Greater Lafayette economy - especially in the area of ...

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  3. Man charged in vacuum cleaner scamRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Journal and Courier

    Man charged in vacuum cleaner scam Former vacuum cleaner salesman accused of phony recall scam, then re-selling machines Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1HOZP2A Prosecutors accused Scott Robert Bedford of using his knowledge of Kirby Risk vacuums to con people out of their money and vacuums. Bedford, 47, of West Lafayette faces eight felony counts filed Thursday by prosecutors.

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  4. Boost the fun in your week with these 8 eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Journal and Courier

    ... Food Bank to donate the items to those in need. (6:30 p.m. Friday at Tapawingo Park, 100 Tapawingo Drive N., West Lafayette. Free.) 2. COMEDY. Costaki Economopoulos' layered and mature humor covers a lot of ground. His self-deprecating side appears ...

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  5. Will firefly proudly glow as Indiana's state insect?Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Indianapolis Star

    A northern Indiana lawmaker says she'll sponsor a bill next session that would make the firefly the state's official insect. Will firefly proudly glow as Indiana's state insect? WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind.

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  6. Nolen Racing's Hollingsworth Finishes FifthRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Paddock Talk

    ... were involved in a crash with 82 laps down. Two restarted, and in the end the one driven by Shane Hollingsworth of Lafayette, Ind. took the checkered flag in fifth place in front of a large crowd. Ironically Hollingsworth started further back in the ...

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  7. LPD says a man stole several cellphones from the AT&T store on Sagamore Parkway.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    Lafayette police were called to the AT&T store on Sagamore Parkway near Teal Road just before 8 p.m. Investigators say a man walked into the store, grabbed several phones away from an employee and jumped in a getaway car. The store manager gave a description of the vehicle and the direction it was heading to police.

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  8. Felon charged with carrying loaded handgunRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Journal and Courier

    Lafayette police stopped convicted felon Heath Burgess, 37, on May 19, when he was found to possess a loaded handgun. Felon charged with carrying loaded handgun Lafayette police stopped convicted felon Heath Burgess, 37, on May 19, when he was found to possess a loaded handgun.

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  9. DCS seeks Greater Lafayette foster parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Journal and Courier

    DCS seeks Greater Lafayette foster parents Greater Lafayette has a shortage of foster parents. Advocates are seeking new volunteers.

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  10. Photo shows an image from Poland Hill Road in Lafayette, Ind.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    It happened Friday morning on Poland Hill Road. Lafayette police say the victim, Andrew Bonte, was found in a ditch by a neighbor.

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  11. Tippecanoe Countya s Relay for Life one of the statea s top earnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    ... Relay for Life runs from noon to midnight on Saturday, May 30 at Jefferson High School at 1801 S. 18th St. in Lafayette. You can also find more info at the Relay website. WLFI.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the ...

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  12. Lafayette police search for hit-and-run detailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Journal and Courier

    Lafayette police search for hit-and-run details Police found Andrew Bonty, 28, in the grass next to Poland Hill Road near Poland Hill Drive in Lafayette Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1HuTcwX Police found the victim, Andrew Bonty, 28, in the grass next to Poland Hill Road near Poland Hill Drive in Lafayette shortly after 9:27 a.m. "He won't be walking independently for quite a while," she said. "He's my oldest a it's hard, he's a pretty independent kid and he's gone from being independent to being dependent on people for quite a while.

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  13. Restrictions coming to major West Lafayette roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    ... for intersection reconstruction. "In fact, the traffic signal will be taken down so they won't even stop," West Lafayette Engineer Dave Buck said. "They will be shifted to one side of the street and the contractor will work on the other half of the ...

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  14. INDOT: Bridge damage more bark than biteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    A person out fishing noticed some damage to the Sagamore Parkway Bridge in West Lafayette, but the Indiana Department of Transportation says it is nothing to worry about. A News 18 viewer was fishing underneath the Sagamore Pkwy.

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  15. 3 armed home invasions in Lafayette since FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Journal and Courier

    Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1HJ8raW Based on suspect descriptions provided by victims in each robbery, detectives don't believe one group carried out all three heists, Lafayette police Lt. Brian Gossard said Tuesday.

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  16. Runaway teen girls found hiding in man's homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Journal and Courier

    ... them the girls weren't there, then he consented to a search of his residence in the 3800 block of Burberry Drive, Lafayette police Sgt. Jeromy Rainey said Tuesday. Once inside, officers located both 16-year-old runaways. One was hiding in a master ...

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  17. Deputy who shot at escapee followed proceduresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Journal and Courier

    ... forced his way into a home near Attica, where he robbed a woman of her money and car keys before taking off for Lafayette, according to charges. Bramlett holed up May 16 in a house in the 1000 block of South Third Street, where police arrested him ...

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  18. The Fergus Daly BandRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... life's hassles to interfere just a bit. The Fergus Daly Band finally broke that spell * They're local legends in Lafayette, Indiana, but don't hold their home state against them. They're some cool dudes. I ran into them at the Violent Femmes show ...

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  19. Memorial Island Renovations RevealedRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | PR Log

    PRLog - May 26, 2015 - LAFAYETTE, Ind. -- Subaru of Indiana Automotive, Inc. joined the Lafayette Parks Department and the Lafayette Parks Foundation, in revealing the completion of the first phase of renovations to Memorial Island at Columbian Park at a celebration on Memorial Day.

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  20. Judge sets $500K bond for man considered a flight riskaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    ... to investigators, Bramlett broke into a home and stole some items including another vehicle. He drove back to Lafayette where he was involved in a hit-and-run crash. Saturday night, Lafayette police located Bramlett in a home on S. Third Street. ...

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