Great Shot: that tower

  We tend to take it for granted sometimes, but the LaPorte Circuit Courthouse — more than a century old now — still shouts “Welcome to LaPorte.” Imagine ... Continue Reading →

Great Shots: Time to exhale

Photos by Mike Kellems and Brittney Herrbach It’s been a busy couple of weeks. Halloween last week and then a major midterm election this week, among other things. It’s ... Continue Reading →

Great Shots: autumn in all its glory

It seemed a bit iffy this year whether we would have a good show of fall color or not in this area. It came through, though, as evidenced by these photos taken by Nina Ford at her family ... Continue Reading →

Who needs SportsCenter? Here are WNLP’s own photos of Colts’ victory

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski Bob Wellinski and his youngest, Rebecca, ventured to Lucas Oil Stadium in Indy Oct. 21, 2018, to watch the Colts stomp all over the Bills, 37-5. “Although ... Continue Reading →

Great Shot: Plus ça change, plus c’est la même chose

Mike Kellems is getting all fancy on us, thanks to his memory of lessons from longtime LPHS French teacher Madame Joyce Koselke (now retired). “I titled it ‘The more things ... Continue Reading →

Great Shot: Fishing amidst the lily pads

Many times you’re close to wildlife and you might not even know it. Shannon Woods spotted this beauty: “I saw this lone heron at Stone Lake on a crisp autumn day.” ... Continue Reading →

How was 30th Children’s Concert received by the young ones? Check out Bob’s photos

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski Hundreds of students from LaPorte and surrounding school systems lit up the Civic Auditorium with smiles at the LaPorte County Symphony Orchestra’s ... Continue Reading →

Great Shot: angry sky

Bob Wellinski took this photo west of LaPorte Tuesday evening, Sept. 25, 2018, as a nasty storm approached. A police officer reported a funnel cloud near Kingsbury, which led emergency ... Continue Reading →

Great Shots: beauty in the big sky

One more thing for LaPorte County residents to be thankful for: In a lot of places we still have a big sky, uninhibited by tall buildings or obnoxious lights. These two rainbow photos ... Continue Reading →

Sun provides plenty of rays for LaPorte’s 20th Sunflower Fair

WNLP photos and information by Bob Wellinski Michigan Avenue was packed with people enjoying the 20th Sunflower Fest on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018. A beautiful sunny day was only outdone ... Continue Reading →