Sinai Forum cancels in-person fall events; alternative plans to be announced in July

  The Sinai Forum at Purdue Northwest announced Wednesday that it will not be featuring its traditional format this fall because of health and safety concerns created by the coronavirus ... Continue Reading →

La Porte City Hall sees first confirmed coronavirus case

A La Porte City Hall employee recently tested positive for COVID-19, Mayor Tom Dermody announced Wednesday. “This news is a sobering reminder to all of us that the coronavirus situation ... Continue Reading →

“A national moment of remembrance” — right here in La Porte, courtesy of Steck and Lang

Story and photos by WNLP’s Mike Kellems      A few years ago I saw a story done by Correspondent Steve Hartman on CBS about a man in Tacoma, Washington who steps ... Continue Reading →

Different stages of life call for different approaches to risk

Jennie Girton, CRPC,  is a financial  advisor with Edward Jones, 601 State St., La Porte.  As an investor, you’ll always need to deal with risk of some kind. But how can you manage ... Continue Reading →

Former La Portean Matthew Wellinski helps Air Force receive over $2 million in extra funding

La Porte native Matthew Wellinski continues to make his mark with the U.S. Air Force. Wellinski, a geographic information system (GIS) specialist for Woolpert,  discovered data anomalies ... Continue Reading →

Great shot: and after the storm — this beauty

Gena Blankenship was inspired to take this shot Sunday evening. “We had some beautiful clouds passing through La Porte,” she wrote WNLP.  “I took this photo ... Continue Reading →

Great shot: an “interesting” evening

  Rounds of storms rolled through the area Saturday evening, bringing heavy rain, lightning, tornado sirens and a rainbow. The storms also brought out WNLP’s Bob Wellinski ... Continue Reading →

Articles of faith

    Does your church have a brief news announcement?  “Articles of Faith” will be appearing at the end of the week on WNLP. Please submit your church’s news brief for ... Continue Reading →

SWD announces Memorial Day recycling schedule

The La Porte County Solid Waste District reminds that the office will be closed Monday in observance of Memorial Day. There will be a one day delay  in the recycling pickup schedule ... Continue Reading →

LP Hospital construction delayed; disinfecting and further testing planned

     Following reports that construction at the new hospital has been suspended because 10 workers have tested posted for COVID-19, La Porte Hospital has issued the following statement:   ... Continue Reading →