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 →

Candidates set for May 8 LaPorte County Primary Election

Listed below are candidates in the May 8, 2018, LaPorte County Primary, as released by the LaPorte County Clerk’s Office. (The candidate filing period for the primary has ended.) ... 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Information submitted Former LaPorte County deputy coroner Sean Fitzpatrick has withdrawn his candidacy for LaPorte County Council and has filed instead for 9th District state representative.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 →

LaCrosse Town Council president, businessman Justin Kiel seeks LP County Council seat

Press release and photo submitted Newspaper publisher and LaCrosse Town Council President, Republican Justin Kiel, has announced his intention to run in the 2018 election for the District ... Continue Reading →

Democrat John Lake declares candidacy for LaPorte County prosecutor

Information provided John Lake has announced his candidacy as a Democrat for LaPorte County prosecutor in the 2018 election. “The LaPorte County prosecutor is the most important ... Continue Reading →