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  • Purdue Basketball
    After hot starts, Purdue, IU, Butler face toughest tests this week: themselves
    On every quality college basketball team's schedule they're there, the games against the no-name directional schools that are sandwiched in between the highly touted, nationally televised basketball contests. The games that teams take for...
  • Haunted Lafayette is a book of the paranormal and mystery
    Haunted Lafayette is a book of the paranormal and mystery
    Haunted Lafayette is a book that will take you on a journey of multiple stories about ghosts, the paranormal and bodily possession. Dorothy Salvo Davis and W.C. Madden have gathered stories from many Lafayette and West Lafayette residents that...
  • No motive in fatal student shooting at Purdue University
    No motive in fatal student shooting at Purdue University
    (Updated) A 21-year-old teaching assistant, Andrew Boldt, was shot dead inside the Electrical Engineering building at Purdue University on Jan. 21 around noon. The shooter, another Purdue student, identified as Cody Cousins, 23, walked outside and...
  • Shooting at Purdue University
    Shooting at Purdue University: Shooter apprehended?
    On Jan. 21, a shooting at Purdue University was reported via the Twitter account for this esteemed Indiana institute of higher learning.According to the post, the shooting on campus involved Electrical Engineering Building. Readers were told to ...
  • Hoosiers offense too much for Boilers in Old Oaken Bucket game
    Boiler down: Hoosiers hold on to regain Bucket
    Indiana’s Tre Roberson threw for six touchdowns, three to wide receiver Shane Wynn, and the Hoosiers rolled up nearly 700-yards of offense to hold off a second-half Purdue rally and beat the Boilermakers 56-36 in the annual Old Oaken Bucket...
  • Hoosiers hope to end season on high note in Bucket game
    Bucket game has meaning for Hoosiers
    The hopes of a bowl game have faded, but that doesn't mean the 21 seniors on this year's Indiana University football team don't have something to accomplish in the season finale Old Oaken Bucket game against Purdue Saturday at Memorial...
  • Parents should refocus holiday photos
    Parents should refocus holiday photos
    Now is the time parents frantically push for the family photo. And certainly the holidays are excellent 'Kodak moments'. But in a digital world, it's possible children are 'overexposed', so parents may want to change their...
  • Building blocks stack up
    XBox is ok, but building blocks really stack up
    With all the news surrounding the new Xbox; and the push for parents to get their kids 'tech savvy', a group of Purdue University researchers have a simpler solution this holiday season: building blocks.'Play is an important learning...
  • Purdue brings in a new era in 2013
    2013 Big Ten Preview: Purdue
    Oh, Purdue. The high powered Purdue offenses led by former coach Joe Tiller and quarterbacks Drew Brees and Kyle Orton seem like ages ago. In recent years, Purdue has seemed to be a team that is always "a year away". To get them to the...
  • Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV)
    Purdue scientists have a jump on MERS coronavirus treatment going back to SARS
    Researchers from the West Lafeyette, Indiana university have a "leg up" on developing a treatment forthe new Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus, or MERS-CoV, thanks to work they did on a related virus in the past, according to...
  • Political cartoon
    Tippecanoe County news for April 1913 part 2
    The Wallace Circus at Peru reported a loss of $150,000 in livestock and equipment. Two elephants were found downstream near Logansport, drowned. In all, 8 elephants, 21 lions, tigers, jaguars and cougars and 8 horses were lost in the flood. More...
  • Hoosiers lose Bucket battle
    Hoosiers bowled over by Boilers
    Purdue's 21 fourth quarter unanswered points snapped a 35 all tie and powered the Boilers past Indiana 56-35 in the 88th edition of the Old Oaken Bucket game before 42,638 at Ross-Ade Stadium in West Lafayette.Purdue began bowl eligible with...
  • Hoosiers-Boilers meet for Old Oaken Bucket
    Hoosiers try to spoil Purdue bowl hopes
    With no bowl to play for themselves, the Indiana University football team looks to play spoiler Saturday in the 88th edition of the Old Oaken Bucket. IU (4-7, 2-5 Big Ten) travels to Purdue for a noon kick with the Boilermakers 5-6, 2-5 Big Ten)...
  • Coach John Wooden honored with Indy sculpture
    Coach John Wooden honored with Indy sculpture
    Some like it. Some don’t. Such is the nature of art.But the John Wooden sculpture in downtown Indy is certainly getting plenty of attention and no one disputes that the man depicted is a Hoosier icon.“When we decided to visit...
  • Brian Kelly
    Notre Dame-Purdue thoughts
    It may not have been the prettiest performance, but Notre Dame won the game on Saturday and that's all that matters. Considering all the new faces that had to play and make contributions, the win becomes even sweeter. Certainly the Irish have...