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 →

Beechwood clubhouse renovation progressing

Photos and information provided The LaPorte Park and Recreation Department reports that renovation work is progressing on the Beechwood Golf Course clubhouse. Improvements include ... Continue Reading →

10 law enforcement officers/retirees endorse Lake for prosecutor

Letter submitted As law enforcement officers with decades of experience working to keep our community safe, we believe the choice for LaPorte County Prosecutor is clear: John Lake ... Continue Reading →

More than 130 attend Farm Bureau candidate night

LaPorte County Farm Bureau Inc. held a chili supper in conjunction with a primary candidate night at the LaCrosse Community Center on March 29, 2018. More than 130 Farm Bureau members, ... Continue Reading →

City honors Tom Larson for his years of dedication to Civic Auditorium

Photo and information from LaPorte Park and Recreation Dept. Tom Larson was honored for his 38 years of service on the Civic Auditorium Advisory Board at the April 2, 2018, LaPorte ... Continue Reading →

Learn more about county, state candidates in May 8 primary at these Candidate Forums

The LaPorte County League of Women Voters, the Better Government Study Group and the South County Citizens Coalition will host three Candidate Forums in April 2018 to help voters learn ... Continue Reading →

14 deputy prosecutors endorse Lake

Letter submitted As seasoned prosecutors with knowledge of what is required to fulfill the crucial role of elected prosecutor and extensive experience working with both candidates, ... Continue Reading →

Dickson is USDA conservationist in LaPorte County

Randy Dickson is the new USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) district conservationist in LaPorte County. Prior to coming to LaPorte County, Dickson worked for Purdue ... Continue Reading →

Ground broken for larger, more modern Center Township Fire Station

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski; information provided by Rod Carringer Ground was broken March 27, 2018, for a new Center Township Volunteer Fire Department Fire Station at 4504 W. ... Continue Reading →

John Link chosen to replace retiring Superior 4 Magistrate Nancy Gettinger

The LaPorte County Judiciary has chosen attorney John A. Link of LaPorte to serve as the new Magistrate in LaPorte Superior Court 4, replacing retiring Magistrate Nancy Gettinger. A ... Continue Reading →