20-year-old Rolling Prairie man killed in U.S. 20 crash

Press release from LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office The LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a single-vehicle crash that occurred Wednesday afternoon, Nov. 15, ... Continue Reading →

LP County Jail inmate, kitchen worker, one other charged with trafficking

Nov. 15 press release from LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office On Sept. 8, 2017, information was received of possible contraband within the LaPorte County Jail. A subsequent search ... Continue Reading →

Fire damages home on Shebel Road

WNLP photos and information by Mike Kellems Coolspring Township and Westville firefighters responded to a house fire Tuesday night in the 0500 N block of Shebel Road. The call came ... Continue Reading →

MC Subway restaurant is held up

A man indicating he had a gun robbed the Subway restaurant at 216 W. U.S. 20, Michigan City, at about 7:45 a.m. Monday, Nov. 13, 2017. The man was described as white, about 5 feet, ... Continue Reading →

Suspect arrested after Nov. 12 murder of Michigan City man

Information from Michigan City Police Department Joshua Ratliff, 22, of Michigan City, is charged with Probable Cause for Murder in the Nov. 12, 2017, shooting death of Brian Turner ... Continue Reading →

UPDATE NOV. 13: MC Girl, 12, mauled by dog has had 3 surgeries so far, doing OK

MCPD UPDATE NOV. 13, 2017: “The young girl, Morgan Winter, is still a patient at Riley Children’s Hospital in Indianapolis. She suffered extensive wounds, however it appears ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte Police warn drivers of extra patrols, offer tips for traveling families

Information from LaPorte Police Department Millions of Americans will travel U.S. highways this Thanksgiving holiday. With more vehicles on the road, the chances of being involved in ... Continue Reading →

UPDATE: 7-pound newborn girl doing well after being left in Coolspring Fire Department’s Safe Haven Baby Box

  UPDATE: For more details on this story, click on this Northwest Indiana Times link: http://www.nwitimes.com/news/local/laporte/i-opened-it-up-and-that-baby-just-looked-me/article_6d6b34aa-a9f4-5374-8ce1-6be3f4d0ed0c.html. For ... Continue Reading →

Habitual traffic violator arrested for OWI

Press release from LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office: On Friday Nov. 3, 2017, at approximately 12:30 p.m., LaPorte County sheriff’s deputies were notified of a suspected ... Continue Reading →

MC bartender charged with striking female customer in face with bottle

Press release from Trail Creek Police:      On October 29, 2017, at approximately 2:20 a.m., Deputy Marshal Nick Korepanow of the Trail Creek Police Department ... Continue Reading →