Firefighters’ golf outing to support veterans is Sept. 2; register by Aug. 25

The LaPorte Fire Department’s (L363) 2nd annual Charity Golf Outing will take place Saturday, Sept. 2, at Legacy Golf Course off Johnson Road. Entry deadline is Friday, Aug. 25. L363 ... Continue Reading →

Former drug abusers find their way with help of LaPorte County Problem Solving Court

Photos and information by Bob Wellinski (Click on photos to enlarge) Family and friends gathered Aug. 1, 2017, for a ceremony for the three new graduates of LaPorte County’s Problem ... Continue Reading →

Doctor shot and killed in Mishawaka also served patients in LaPorte office

A physician shot and killed by a gunman in Mishawaka also maintained an office at the Beacon Medical Group facility on I Street in LaPorte. Dr. Todd A. Graham, 56, was shot several ... Continue Reading →

UPDATE: State police release name of MC officer involved in July 23 shooting

UPDATE JULY 26 FROM INDIANA STATE POLICE: “At the request of the Michigan City Police Department, the Indiana State Police is releasing the name of the officer involved in the ... Continue Reading →

25 citations issued, some arrests made during 2nd U.S. 20 traffic enforcement blitz

Information from LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office In the 2nd traffic enforcement blitz along U.S. 20 in as many months, the LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office and Indiana State ... Continue Reading →

Cyclists’ annual journey keeps alive the memory of Indiana fallen officers

Story and photos by Mike Kellems (Click photos to enlarge) On Monday, July 10, 2017, a group of cyclists took off from the Police and Fire Memorial in Indianapolis on a 13-day journey ... Continue Reading →

Union Mills teen killed in off-road vehicle crash

July 23, 2017, press release from Indiana Department of Natural Resources: Indiana Conservation Officers are investigating a fatal off-road vehicle (ORV) crash that occurred shortly ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte woman, Michigan City man charged with trafficking drugs into LaPorte County Jail

July 20, 2017, press release from LaPorte County Drug Task Force: The LaPorte County Drug Task Force announces the arrest of two individuals for allegedly trafficking controlled substances ... Continue Reading →

UPDATE: Driver who struck and fatally injured girl, 5, turns himself in

UPDATE JULY 20: The driver who struck and fatally injured Delaney Klewer, 5, on July 18 in Michigan City turned himself in to Michigan City Police on July 20. Marcus Scully, 35, of ... Continue Reading →

UPDATE: Police ID those involved in U.S. 20 crash

LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office photos (click to enlarge) UPDATE JULY 20: The sheriff’s office has released the names of those involved in the July 19 accident. The driver ... Continue Reading →