South Shore riders in Michigan City, South Bend should expect some busing service days April 23-May 4 and during summer

The South Shore Line has announced that on some days between April 23 and May 4, as well as some days this summer, passengers will be bused between South Bend and Michigan City (Carroll ... Continue Reading →

Pet of the Day: Feather (and Josie finally has a home!)

Click photos to enlarge Her eyes could melt an iceberg. WNLP and the LaPorte County Small Animal Shelter present Feather, a sweet and friendly adult female Labrador/terrier mix. If ... Continue Reading →

John Deere, John Schmeere — here’s how it’s done

Photos by Laura Bladecki The horses were right to recommend waiting a week before rescheduling Plow Day. The “rain day” of April 22 brought clear skies and just the ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte Walk to Prevent Child Abuse is Thursday evening, April 26

The 7th annual LaPorte Walk to Prevent Child Abuse organized by LaPorte First United Methodist Church, will begin at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, April 26. The event, held in conjunction with ... Continue Reading →

High school sports roundup, April 19-21

Here’s a roundup of high school scores received by WNLP from games April 19-21: New Prairie Varsity Baseball beat Griffith 9-5 April 21 Varsity Baseball lost to Elkhart Central 5-2 LaPorte Varsity ... Continue Reading →

County, city police invite community members to Town Hall Meeting April 24

Community members are invited to a Town Hall Meeting hosted by the LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office and LaPorte Police Department on Tuesday, April 24, at Cummings Lodge in Soldiers ... Continue Reading →

LP Kiwanis Club annual breakfast fundraiser is April 29

The Kiwanis Club of LaPorte is hosting its annual Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, April 29, from 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the LaPorte Salvation Army, 3240 Monroe St. On the ... Continue Reading →

Young women may apply for Miss LaPorte County Fair Queen Pageant

LaPorte County female residents ages 14-21 are invited to apply to participate in the annual Miss LaPorte County Fair Queen Scholarship Pageant. The event is also open to non-residents ... Continue Reading →

City tree giveaway is April 28 at Civic

The LaPorte City Tree Commission will celebrate Arbor Day with its annual Tree Giveaway Saturday, April 28. The Civic Auditorium, 1001 Ridge St., will be the location for this year’s ... Continue Reading →

5th graders interested in joining band, orchestra next year should register April 23-25

Registration for LaPorte Community School Corporation fifth graders interested in joining the school band or orchestra will be held Monday through Wednesday, April 23-25, from 3:30 ... Continue Reading →