Rambo’s excellent adventures

The LaPorte Police Department K-9 Department has a little story to tell about Rambo’s full day on Wednesday, July 18 — and the day wasn’t even over yet: “Rambo had a busy ... Continue Reading →

Off-duty lifeguard, EMT rescue 2 kids from lake near Michigan City Pier

Indiana conservation officers report that two children nearly drowned before being rescued by an off-duty lifeguard and an off-duty EMT near the Michigan City Pier Tuesday evening, ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte Firefighters’ annual Rock the Park fundraiser is July 21

The LaPorte Firefighters’ annual Rock the Park fundraiser will be held Saturday, July 21, at the Dennis F. Smith Amphitheater in Fox Park. Headlining acts this year are Kashmir ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte County teen dies after car/semi crash

Photos and information from LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office A LaPorte County teen died after a Volkswagen-vs.-semi accident Sunday morning, July 18, at the intersection of Ind. ... Continue Reading →

Fowl play: Woman reports being attacked by neighbor’s 60-pound rooster

We’ll let the sheriff’s office report tell it: “On Wednesday, July 4, 2018, I (Patrol Officer J. Roby) was dispatched to 7247 W. Johnson Rd. in reference to an animal ... Continue Reading →

2 men arrested after home invasion in Michigan City

Two men were apprehended in Berrien County, MI, after allegedly invading a Michigan City man’s home the early morning of July 5, 2018, and robbing him. The victim told police that ... Continue Reading →

UPDATE: Both women seriously injured in July 4 house fire have died

————— UPDATE JULY 5: Both women injured in the house fire/explosion have died. Lois Plotner, 72, died July 4 at a Chicago area hospital, according ... Continue Reading →

For 2nd time in a week, an officer is hurt while responding to a crime

For the second time in a week, a local police officer has been hurt while responding to a crime. Trail Creek Deputy Nick Korepanow fell and broke his shoulder while running after a ... Continue Reading →

Luckily, no one was inside

WNLP photos and information by Mike Kellems Kankakee Township volunteer firefighters had quite a conflagration on their hands Wednesday, June 27, 2018, as they fought a vehicle ... Continue Reading →

Trail Creek Police ask for public’s help in finding men who robbed pizzeria at gunpoint

Press release from Trail Creek Police The Trail Creek Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that occurred at Little Caesars Pizza in the Evergreen Plaza at 2026 E. U.S. ... Continue Reading →