Sheriff’s office is seeking applicants for deputy positions

  Information provided The La Porte County Sheriff’s Office is accepting applications for the position of merit (patrol) deputy. The current hiring eligibility list expires this ... Continue Reading →

Indiana Youth Ballet to perform “Peter Pan” Saturday at Civic

  Photos provided This Saturday, June 19, the Indiana Youth Ballet will perform “Peter Pan” at the La Porte Civic Auditorium. Show times are 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. This ... Continue Reading →

Great Shots: Somewhere, over …

  (Click photos to enlarge) WNLP so appreciates its Great Shots contributors, including our many readers and our own Bob Wellinski and Mike Kellems. As folks begin to break free ... Continue Reading →

Red Cross seeks your help to replenish blood supply

  Patients facing a great variety of illnesses need your help after the pandemic limited donations. Schedule an appointment to give blood now by using the Red Cross Blood Donor ... Continue Reading →

Here’s La Porte City Band’s program for this Wednesday

  The La Porte City Band will perform its second concert of the season this Wednesday, June 16, at 7 p.m. at the Dennis F. Smith Amphitheatre in Fox Park. The public is encouraged ... Continue Reading →

Family Advocates announces 2021 Child Advocates of the Year

  Since 2012, Family Advocates has recognized volunteers who have gone beyond the normal  responsibilities of advocating for children and youth in La Porte County. Karen Biernacki, ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time … in photographs

  Photos and information courtesy of La Porte County Historical Society Museum (Click photos to enlarge)   Continue Reading →

Great Shots: No “dumb animals” here

  (Click photos to enlarge) Peregrine falcons have again wisely chosen a quiet crevice of the courthouse to raise their young. The photo directly above shows the nest at lower ... Continue Reading →

Reins of Life offering training sessions for new volunteers

  Reins of Life, Inc., offers therapeutic horseback riding lessons to adults and children with disabilities. The organization has slowly but steadily been adding new riders post-COVID ... Continue Reading →

Aftowski promoted to captain; city police seeks applicants

  The City of La Porte Police have promoted former Sgt. Scott Aftowski to the rank of captain, according to Chief Paul Brettin. Aftowski was promoted following the appointment ... Continue Reading →