LP County water sample tests positive for West Nile Virus

  Press release submitted The La Porte County Health Department has received confirmation from the Indiana Department of Health that a pool of mosquitoes submitted for testing ... Continue Reading →

Prepare for possible caregiving responsibilities

  Once you’re retired and your children are grown, they are likely “off the books,” as far as your financial responsibility for them is concerned. Yet, you’re probably ... Continue Reading →

Great Shots: over, under and at rainbow’s end

  Amy Yahrmatter took the magical photo shown first here of the rainbow that enchanted so many on Sept. 20. WNLP’s Bob Wellinski captured those shown below Amy’s. (Click ... Continue Reading →

Why is the name Orr familiar in LP County history? It all started with this guy.

By La Porte County Historian Bruce Johnson One of the most fascinating and important individuals in the history of La Porte County was General Joseph Orr. He was born at Mount ... Continue Reading →

INDOT, including La Porte location, to host hiring event Sept. 30

  The Indiana Department of Transportation will host a statewide Winter Seasonal Hiring Event on Thursday, Sept. 30, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. La Porte time at multiple locations, ... Continue Reading →

Franciscan Health to host 2 blood drives in October

  With an urgent need for blood, the public is asked to donate at Versiti blood drives in October at Franciscan Health in Michigan City. The drives will take place Wednesday, Oct. ... Continue Reading →

MCPD offers Citizens Police Academy

  The Michigan City Police Department is looking for members of the community who would like to  experience the inner workings of what it’s like to be a police officer. ... Continue Reading →

Work begins on new tee at Beechwood’s hole 16

  Beechwood Golf Course reports that construction has begun on a new tee at hole No. 16. The new tee will give the option of making that hole a drivable par 4 over the water. Beechwood ... Continue Reading →

Sunflower Fair contest winners and more, by Kellems

  Photos by WNLP’s Mike Kellems (click to enlarge) Continue Reading →

2 mobile COVID-19 clinics in LP County this week

  Two mobile COVID-19 clinics will be available in La Porte County this week, according to the La Porte County Health Department. All vaccinations and tests are free. – A ... Continue Reading →