Moments in Time … in photographs

  Photos and information courtesy of La Porte County Historical Society Museum  (Click photos to enlarge) This ad, primarily promoting the Charlie’s Pizza location at 110 Ripley ... Continue Reading →

Good Samaritans may have saved a life

  Gena Blankenship took these photos of a rescue on Stone Lake Sunday. She writes: “I don’t know who these two men are but I want to give them a shout out. They started ... Continue Reading →

Great Shots: sunrise, sunset

  Corey Goers sent these shots of a summer sunrise and sunset in La Porte County. Email your Great Shots to wnlp@whatsnewlaporte.com.   Continue Reading →

Puddles prove just as much fun as carnival rides at the fair

  Photos by WNLP’s Bob Wellinski (Click photos to enlarge) Kids are drawn to puddles like hogs to mud. The fairgrounds was full of ’em – both puddles and kids ... Continue Reading →

Scenes from the fair, final – by Wellinski (until next year)

  Photos by WNLP’s Bob Wellinski (Click photos to enlarge) Here’s one last batch of Bob’s great photos from the fair, which ended Saturday. These capture the ... Continue Reading →

Mason Neulieb is Supreme Showmanship champ

  Photos by WNLP’s Bob Wellinski (Click photos to enlarge) Toward the end of 4-H week at the fair, the Supreme Showmanship competition brings together 4-H representatives ... Continue Reading →

Scenes from the fair, 5 – by Wellinski

  Photos by WNLP’s Bob Wellinski (Click photos to enlarge) In more scenes of pure Americana, Bob gets some shots of Thursday’s Auction Day – always bittersweet ... Continue Reading →

Toby Keith entertains a big crowd at the fair

  Photos by WNLP’s Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge)  Country music star Toby Keith took the Grandstand stage at the La Porte County Fair Tuesday night. Here are Bob’s ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time … in photographs

  Photos and information courtesy of La Porte County Historical Society Museum (Click photos to enlarge) This fascinating early photo of the La Porte Theatre, circa 1920, shows ... Continue Reading →

Scenes from the fair – 4, by Wellinski

  Photos by WNLP’s Bob Wellinski (Click photos to enlarge) The old saying goes, “You can put lipstick on a pig, but it’s still a pig.” But you have to admit ... Continue Reading →