12 citizens send letter urging LP school officials to require masks

  WNLP editor’s note: The letter of opinion below, sent to La Porte Community School Corporation Superintendent Mark Francesconi and La Porte School Board members on Aug. ... Continue Reading →

LP Inclusion and Diversity Committee denounces recent racism targeted toward Asian Americans

  Editor’s note: Below is a statement submitted by the City of La Porte Inclusion and Diversity Committee (formerly known as the Human Rights Commission) in response to the ... Continue Reading →

Applaud local physicians’ dedication on Doctors’ Day 2021

  Letter to the editor submitted by Ashley Dickinson, CEO, Northwest Health facilities Delivering medical care during a global pandemic has required teamwork at the highest level, ... Continue Reading →

Spencer England: Elitist Republican Party officials trash 75 million GOP voters

  EDITOR’s NOTE: This letter was submitted to WNLP by longtime Republican Spencer England. As the La Porte Republican Party sets its sights to March 6 and electing a new chairman, ... Continue Reading →

County Auditor Stabosz denounces Commissioners Mrozinski and Matias, citing free speech violation

  Submitted by La Porte County Auditor Timothy Stabosz La Porte County Auditor Timothy Stabosz released a statement Feb 4, 2021, alleging that Commissioners Richard Mrozinski ... Continue Reading →

County Commissioner Haney issues statement on free speech, public comment at meeting

  Submitted by La Porte County Commissioner Joe Haney Freedom of speech and redress of government are an integral part of the foundation of a constitutional republic and any democratic ... Continue Reading →

Opinion: Mayoral candidates, all officeholders should watch taxpayer situation on parcels up for sale

Recently a few things have come to the attention of some taxpayers of LaPorte County and also the City of LaPorte. The first being the possible pursuit of the purchase of the former ... Continue Reading →

City councilman: Is Fishtrap Lake for sale to the highest bidder?

UPDATE DEC. 28: The LaPorte City Council ultimately annexed the Fishtrap Lake property at the Dec. 27 meeting. For more information, click on this link: https://www.heraldargus.com/news/city-annexes-fishtrap-lake-property/article_08a7839a-1a97-506e-aed6-a1978b2b2f61.html  ... Continue Reading →

Center Township Board candidate Wellinski offers pre-election thoughts

Letter from Center Township Board candidate Bob Wellinski For the past 35-plus years, I’ve covered the political campaigning and, my favorite, the excitement of election night through ... Continue Reading →

14 deputy prosecutors endorse Lake

Letter submitted As seasoned prosecutors with knowledge of what is required to fulfill the crucial role of elected prosecutor and extensive experience working with both candidates, ... Continue Reading →