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 →

Tom Dermody announces LaPorte mayoral run

Former state representative Tom Dermody announced March 27, 2018, that he will run for LaPorte mayor in 2019 on the Republican ticket. “I am running for mayor to focus on creating ... Continue Reading →

Sign up now to help clean up our community this spring

Information from LaPorte County Solid Waste District The snowmelt is always welcome, but the trash it reveals is not. Unfortunately in the winter months, littering and dumping is more ... Continue Reading →

County commission files suit against opioid manufacturers, distributors

EDITOR’S NOTE: The LaPorte County Commission has officially joined a number of other Indiana counties and cities in filing a lawsuit against opioid manufacturers as one strategy in ... Continue Reading →

Michael Rosenbaum is running for LaPorte County Council on GOP ticket

Information provided Michael B. Rosenbaum has announced his run for the LaPorte County Council District 4 seat. Rosenbaum, 58, will be on the May 8 Republican Primary ... Continue Reading →

Chris Jackson seeks 3rd District LaPorte County Council seat

Information provided Chris Jackson of Michigan City has announced his candidacy for the LaPorte County Council 3rd District seat. Jackson, 30, will be a candidate in the Republican ... Continue Reading →

State website lists tax credits available to Hoosiers

Information provided by State Rep. Jim Pressel’s office The Indiana Department of Revenue is providing a new online resource to help taxpayers navigate through the types ... Continue Reading →

Former deputy coroner seeks 9th District Indiana House seat

Information submitted Former LaPorte County deputy coroner Sean Fitzpatrick has withdrawn his candidacy for LaPorte County Council and has filed instead for 9th District state representative. ... Continue Reading →