Foodie Tuesdays food trucks will return to Unity Park this summer

Foodie Tuesdays  food trucks, offering a delicious variety of lunch fare, will return to Unity Park from 10:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Tuesdays, June 4-Aug. 6. The schedule includes: SmoqTruq ... Continue Reading →

Scholarship available to students seeking a career in surgical environment

LaPorte and Porter County students seeking a career in the surgical environment may apply for an award of up to $5,000 through the Maria Petti Memorial Scholarship. The scholarship ... Continue Reading →

“You Can Be a Nurse,” Franciscan Health nurses show Edgewood Elementary kids

In celebration of National Nurses Week, nursing team members from Franciscan Health Michigan City presented their annual “You Can Be a Nurse” program at Edgewood Elementary School. ... Continue Reading →

6 downtown buildings will get face lifts via $200,000 grant

The building facades to be renovated this year are (from top): 609 Lincolnway, 612 Lincolnway, 714 Lincolnway, 805 Indiana Ave., 715-719 Lincolnway, and 814-816 Lincolnway. (Downtown ... Continue Reading →

Dunes Event Center at Clear Lake receives $220,000 state grant for more improvements

Press release submitted The City of LaPorte has been awarded a $220,000 Destination Development Grant through the Indiana Office of Tourism Development to support enhancements to ... Continue Reading →

Commissioner Brillson sends scathing letter to Gov. Holcomb on abrupt takeover of South Shore board

EDITOR’S NOTE: LaPorte County Commissioner Sheila Brillson (D) has taken strong issue with Gov. Eric Holcomb’s (R) reconstruction of the NICTD board of directors. The new state ... Continue Reading →

Temple News Agency closes; there’s talk of pending sale

Here’s what the owners of Temple News Agency posted on the business’s Facebook page: “Well folks, this is it. Temple News Agency will officially be closing the doors ... Continue Reading →

Kali’s Krew welcomes the guest of honor as they raise funds for Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Information provided Sprague Devices in Michigan City welcomed a very special guest April 25, 2019, as they held a fundraiser to benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Employees ... Continue Reading →

Organ donors, recipients and medical personnel hoist flag at LaPorte Hospital

WNLP photos and information by Bob Wellinski Nearly 30 people gathered just outside LaPorte Hospital’s main entrance April 24, 2019, to take part in a special ceremony recognizing ... Continue Reading →

Drone photos offer us a bird’s eye perspective

Photos provided (scroll down for story) WNLP is excited to share some of Joel Shannon’s drone shots from his intriguing new business, CloudCam Photography. Joel’s shots ... Continue Reading →