27 new bricks dedicated along Walkway of Honor June 2

The LaPorte Mayor’s Veterans Committee is proud to once again announce its Dedication Of The Bricks program. This year 27 new bricks have been placed on the Walkway Of Honor just ... Continue Reading →

Lake edges incumbent Espar in Democratic race for prosecutor; here are full primary election results

Here are results from the May 8, 2018, LaPorte County Primary, 92 of 92 precincts, as reported by the LaPorte County Clerk’s Office. The voter turnout was 16.21 percent of the ... Continue Reading →

Center Township Board candidate Wellinski offers pre-election thoughts

Letter from Center Township Board candidate Bob Wellinski For the past 35-plus years, I’ve covered the political campaigning and, my favorite, the excitement of election night through ... Continue Reading →

City water looking rusty? Don’t worry, it’s temporary and for a good reason

The City of LaPorte Water Department wants to inform city residents that spring water system flushing began April 22. Flushing will continue Sunday through Thursday nights from approximately ... 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 →

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 →

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 →