Cooperative Extension Agent Eugene Matzat receives Distinguished Service Award

Eugene A. Matzat recently received the 2018 Distinguished Service Award from the National Association of County Agriculture Agents during its annual meeting in Chattanooga, TN. ... Continue Reading →

2 local networking companies donate $15,000 in services to LaPorte County Family YMCA

Information provided Qubit Networks, a leader in IT networking, security and voice-communication systems, and Surf Air Wireless, a leader in northern Indiana Internet services, ... Continue Reading →

Here’s to the laborers — past and present — who’ve shaped LaPorte

Photos and information courtesy of LaPorte County Historical Society Happy Labor Day to every worker in every job and profession, and to those who retired after years of labor. To mark ... Continue Reading →

Ground broken for new LaPorte Hospital just northwest of present location

WNLP story and photos by Bob Wellinski  With a backdrop including two bulldozers and a backhoe, ground was officially broken for the new LaPorte Hospital Thursday afternoon, Aug. ... Continue Reading →

IU Health, LaPorte Hospital sever ties

Press release from LaPorte Hospital LaPorte and Starke hospitals now will be governed by a single ownership structure.  In an amicable agreement today (Aug. 15, 2018), Indiana ... Continue Reading →

Dance Foundation of LaPorte christens its new downtown location

The Dance Foundation of LaPorte recently held a ribbon cutting to celebrate their opening in downtown LaPorte at 910 1/2 Lincolnway. The ribbon cutting was administered by the Greater ... Continue Reading →

uBreakiFix electronics repair chain opens Michigan City store

Tech repair brand uBreakiFix has opened a Michigan City location at 4357 Franklin St. This is the brand’s third location in Northwest Indiana, joining stores in Portage and Schererville. uBreakiFix ... Continue Reading →

Latest concept of new LP Hospital released; contractor named

July 5, 2018, press release and image from LaPorte Hospital  “As plans move forward to refine the inside design of the new LaPorte Hospital, the project team released a ... Continue Reading →

Leigh Morris appointed interim president of Visiting Nurse Association

Press release submitted Leigh Morris, former chairman of the Northwest Indiana Regional Development Authority, has been appointed interim president and CEO of Visiting Nurse Association ... Continue Reading →

New Market on Main event in Westville debuts June 2

The Westville Area Chamber of Commerce will host the first Market on Main event on June 2 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. along the town’s Main Street. The fest will feature artisans, ... Continue Reading →