January 19

 

Compiled by Mary Hedge, La Porte County Public Library

1921

Wives were favored in divorce bills last year. Seventy-one cases were favorable to women and 26 to men. Cruel treatments of husbands were responsible for the filing of most cases.

1971

La Porte, with a 1970 census of 22,140, slips from 20th to 22nd in population in the state. Columbus and Highland edge in ahead of La Porte.

1996

Yesterday’s high temperature was a record 60 degrees. At 7 a.m. today it was 7 degrees, with wind-chill temperatures between 10 and 20 below zero.

2011

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning is expected to get a pay raise next season. His expiring deal signed in 2004 for $98 million is one of the largest ever.

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