LaPorte couple’s FA Woodstock unites people living with rare neuromuscular disorder

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) The Flying H Ranch in rural LaPorte County, owned by Tom and Paula Hook, hosted its 8th annual FA Woodstock July 20-22. ... Continue Reading →

Don’t forget: waterski show at Pine Lake July 22

Information and photos provided Today, tubing behind a boat is more the norm. But in the mid-20th century, the more challenging sport of waterskiing reigned on LaPorte’s lakes, so ... Continue Reading →

Learn the ropes of QuickBooks at Women in Leadership meeting Aug. 1

Information provided Women in Leadership of LaPorte County will host a tech seminar, “QuickBooks: Make It Quick, Put It in the Book!” for beginning and intermediate QuickBook users ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte County Fair 2017: Let’s close with these gems …

WNLP photos (except for one) by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) We saved a few of the best for last as the LaPorte County Fair ends for another year. The first several photos show ... Continue Reading →

Free drug/alcohol addiction counseling now available at Center Township Trustee’s Office

Beginning Monday, July 17, 2017, Center Township Trustee Lisa Pierzakowski’s Resource Center will begin offering free drug and alcohol addiction counseling with a certified therapist ... Continue Reading →

HannaFest 2017 seeks crafters, food vendors, flea marketers, artists

The annual HannaFest is seeking vendors to sell their arts, crafts, flea market items and food items in the park on Aug. 12 in the town of Hanna. Booths in the park are approximately ... Continue Reading →

Portraits from the fair, by Wellinski — 3

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) The LaPorte County Fair always winds down with a rather bittersweet event — the auction. While bidders offer generous amounts for ... Continue Reading →

Portraits from the fair, by Wellinski — 2

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) Each photo reminds us that the LaPorte County Fair is forever green and a mainstay of the Midwest. Thank goodness 4-H continues to thrive ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte County awarded $78.4 million for highway projects; included are new turn lanes, new intersection along U.S. 20

The Indiana Department of Transportation has awarded LaPorte County $78.4 million to complete a great swath of highway projects between 2018 and 2022. It’s all part of INDOT’s ... Continue Reading →

Kingsbury church to host Bible Basketball Camp July 24-28

First Baptist Church of Kingsbury, 4988 S. Range Rd., will host a Bible Basketball Camp from July 24-28 for both boys and girls in grades 1-6. The camp will take place from 6 ... Continue Reading →