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WEST LAFAYETTE — A new therapy for influenza virus infections that may also prove effective against many other pathogenic virus infections, including HIV and COVID-19, has been developed by Purdue University scientists.

LAFAYETTE — The Tippecanoe Arts Federation (TAF) announced recently that the 2021 TASTE of Tippecanoe will take place on June 5, from 6 pm to midnight. The date was determined after discussions between TASTE planning officials, the TAF board, and members of the Juneteenth Celebration plannin…

WEST LAFAYETTE — About 50 million people globally have been diagnosed with COVID-19, 1.2 million have died from the virus and 36.5 million have recovered, according to the World Health Organization.

WEST LAFAYETTE — Newman Road, just west of U.S. 231 and State Road 26, will reopen on or after Friday morning (Nov. 13)after being closed since March for construction work. The $12.5 million project added many features to the section of Newman Road between State Road 26 and Allison Road that…

WEST LAFAYETTE — The eastbound lane of State Street from Memorial Mall Drive to just west of Grant Street is expected to reopen Monday (Nov. 16). This portion of State Street closed in October in order to facilitate utility work for the Purdue Memorial Union ground-floor renovation.

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WEST LAFAYETTE — A Purdue University innovator and his team are among the quarterfinalists in a national solar desalination innovation contest. They received the recognition for a technology to use solar power to purify high salinity water, such as treating desalination brine or produced wat…

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LAFAYETTE — Due to increased numbers of both students and staff being quarantined due to close contact tracing or through positive testing for COVID-19, Jefferson High School will move to all eLearning instruction beginning Monday, November 16 and continuing through the Thanksgiving break. C…

LAFAYETTE — Subaru of Indiana Automotive (SIA) today announced 15 Indiana nonprofit organizations from seven counties will be awarded capital grants totaling an unprecedented $135,465.56 by the SIA Foundation.

WEST LAFAYETTE – Pearls have long been favored as objects of beauty. Now, Purdue University innovators are using the gem to provide potential new opportunities for spectral information processing that can be applied to spectroscopy in biomedical and military applications.

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WEST LAFAYETTE — With its growing Purdue Polytechnic High Schools making STEM-based education available in urban communities, and Purdue University Global reaching adult learners around the country, Purdue University’s economic and workforce impact is felt statewide and beyond.

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INDIANAPOLIS — Conexus Indiana and Ivy Tech Community College launched today the nation’s first training program for commercial truck drivers that is covered by federal student loans and enhances a graduate’s employability in the increasingly growing trucking industry.

TIPPECANOE COUNTY — Troopers with the Indiana State Police Lafayette Post will be increasing seat belt enforcement patrols now through the end of November as part of the national Click It or Ticket mobilization. The department will be joined by more than 250 law enforcement agencies around t…

WEST LAFAYETTE — As if COVID-19 weren’t enough, harried public health professionals at local, state and federal levels are facing a potential crisis from empty buildings, closed and reclosed by the pandemic, where water systems may have been idle for weeks or months and may have become conta…

WEST LAFAYETTE — The Purdue University/CME Group Ag Economy Barometer rose 27 points to a reading of 183 in October and set an all-time high for the index. Farmers were more optimistic about both the future and current financial situation on their farms as the Current Conditions Index rose 3…

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WEST LAFAYETTE — Workforce education in manufacturing has traditionally been very low-tech: in-person teaching sessions, one-on-one apprenticeship, written manuals, and perhaps a video. But to keep pace with an increasing skills gap, some manufacturers are now turning to augmented and virtua…

WEST LAFAYETTE — Wabash Heartland Innovation Network Board of Directors has allocated $5 million from the Regional Cultivation Fund for a three-year e-learning project, according to a news release. This project is supported by North Central Health Services (NCHS) who awarded WHIN a $1 millio…

WEST LAFAYETTE — The Purdue University Department of Theater has announced new plans for the 2020-21 season, which explores new forms of theater-making while maintaining a commitment to produce plays by artists of color and to deliver innovative educational and professional training opportun…

WEST LAFAYETTE — The Institute of Inflammation, Immunology and Infectious Disease at Purdue University has partnered with Cleveland-based technology firm IdentifySensors Biologics to develop a rapid diagnostic platform for detecting pathogens, including SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19.

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WEST LAFAYETTE — Faculty members in Purdue University’s schools of Aeronautics and Astronautics and Mechanical Engineering are among a list of 28 researchers whose technologies have been selected to receive funding under NASA’s Tech Flights solicitation.

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Three more COVID-19 deaths were reported in Lake County, according to updated statistics provided Sunday by the Indiana State Department of Health and local health departments.

With a new year approaching, many may desire a transition. Moving is often high on the list, and one of the more stressful events for individuals and families. If you are looking to move during this time, there are some key tips to keep in mind. 1. Schedule your move at least one month in advance. Many movers are booked several months in advance, especially during this time. 2. Avoid peak ...

We've said it before and we're saying it again: The only thing more fun than drinking Goose Island's barrel-aged Bourbon County beers is ranking them. And, like clockwork, the beer writers afforded early tastes of this year's Bourbon County crop couldn't help but rank the thick, boozy marvels. Beer drinkers have their chances, too, as the beers were finally released Friday. Truth be told, ...

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"Blue Christmas" might not be the most uplifting holiday song, but our Blue Christmas room is certainly one beautiful display. Blue and white is one of my absolute favorite color combinations year-round, so we always have a stunning selection of chinoiserie. While not a classic Christmas palette like pine green and poinsettia red, blue is often used to represent winter, so I like to think it ...