“Go jump in the lake” has a whole different meaning for these guys

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) Luckily for the public at large, these guys are ready and willing to ignore the sign in photo 3 if a life is at stake in the frigid waters ... Continue Reading →

Super Blue Blood Moon manages to peek through the clouds here

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) It was an event that happens once in a blue moon. No, even less often than that. The moon’s proximity to the Earth (that’s the ... Continue Reading →

Great Shot: An eagle eye guarding the fairgrounds

Jerry Williams of LaPorte took this photo of a beautiful bald eagle surveying the LaPorte County Fairgrounds on Jan. 28, 2018. How fortunate are we that some of these magnificent creatures ... Continue Reading →

Ag Days for kids offered close encounters with chickens, crops and more

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) Most kids don’t often have a chance to pet a chicken or a rabbit, learn about crop dusters and other innovative equipment ... Continue Reading →

House, building come down at Lincolnway & Tyler as part of new hospital campus plan

Photos courtesy of Pavey Excavating Pavey Excavating Co. of LaPorte made quick work of a large house and a small building at the northwest corner of Lincolnway and Tyler Street the ... Continue Reading →

Great Shots: raptors in action

Click photos to enlarge Larry Cadwell took these spectacular shots of hawks busy braving the winter in Rolling Prairie. In the top photo: “A red-tailed hawk barrel rolls and exposes ... Continue Reading →

Great Shots: sunset skies ablaze

(Click photos to enlarge) It’s been a heckuva January thus far. But the evening winter skies in the past few days have seemed to promise better, warmer days ahead — at ... Continue Reading →

Great Shots: We live here, too

It’s been a trying winter thus far and all creatures are doing what they can to stay as healthy as possible. Deer are no exception as they pass through yards and neighborhoods ... Continue Reading →

Wellinski’s shots illustrate the snow globe that is LaPorte County

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) Readers of a certain age will remember when, in pre-cable days, the TV screen occasionally showed a barely visible image through ... Continue Reading →

One last look at 2017 through WNLP contributors’ lenses

WNLP is so very fortunate to have multi award-winning photographer Bob Wellinski contributing to our website. As well as photos from his buddy since childhood, retiring LaPorte County ... Continue Reading →