County commission OKs funds for 7th EMS ambulance, crew

A message from the LaPorte County Emergency Medical Service Nov. 27, 2018: “We have exciting news! We now have all of the pieces in place to add a 7th ambulance crew to our rotation. ... Continue Reading →

Galloway leaves city council to become clerk-treasurer

4th Ward LaPorte City Councilman Roger Galloway has a new post after being chosen at a GOP caucus to replace the late Clerk-Treasurer Teresa Ludlow. Ludlow, who was clerk-treasurer ... Continue Reading →

Donnelly wins in LP County, but Braun ousts him from Senate seat districtwide; Lake defeats Espar for prosecutor; Brillson edges Gramarossa for commission. 49% voter turnout. Full election results here.

EDITOR’S NOTE: An impressive 49 percent of LaPorte County’s registered voters (37,790 of the 77,118 registered) cast ballots in the midterm election Nov. 6, 2018. (In contrast, ... Continue Reading →

Ludlow’s strong spirit will still sound with drum outside City Hall

WNLP photos and story by Bob Wellinski Those who knew the late Teresa Ludlow knew that she “marched to the beat of her own drum.” So it’s only fitting ... Continue Reading →

Lake says letter printed in newspaper was libelous

I agree 100% that integrity and honesty are necessary for the elected prosecutor. I have run my campaign on my integrity and have received countless endorsements because of it. Nevertheless, ... Continue Reading →

Rice: I have the experience

As a former school administrator and superintendent, I developed effective leadership skills by learning what was important to the community and working hard to accomplish those goals. ... Continue Reading →

Gramarossa should remain on the job as commissioner

It’s very interesting that Commissioner Mrozinski writes a letter in support of Commissioner Gramarossa, and immediately several orchestrated responses appear in the paper (could ... Continue Reading →

Democratic prosecutor candidate Lake offers his qualifications, goals

Last year, I took the bold step to run for prosecutor knowing that I did not have any political backing, but I believed that stepping up was the right thing to do for LaPorte County. ... Continue Reading →

Stabosz endorses Gramarossa for county commissioner

As a LaPorte City Councilman, I have the responsibility to stand up when it is important, and support candidates who I believe will best serve our people. Such is the case with Connie ... Continue Reading →

Citizen endorses Gramarossa for county commissioner

I am writing this letter in support of Connie Gramarossa. As I got to know Connie, I realized that she is a very humble person who will not, even for political gain, toot her own horn. ... Continue Reading →