Shelter open house honors the late Virginia and Delbert Stevens, Roger Bernard, and the dedicated team that keeps the place humming every day

WNLP story and photos by Mike Kellems (scroll down for photos) Saturday afternoon’s beautiful weather provided the perfect backdrop for the LaPorte County Small Animal Shelter’s ... Continue Reading →

Fox Park to get new playground equipment

The LaPorte Park and Recreation Department announced that a new play structure (artist’s rendering above) will be installed in May 2019 in Fox Park. “The design, for ages 5-12, ... Continue Reading →

Pets of the Day: stunning pair! (And a beautiful blue/gray goes home)

Wow. Look into the mesmerizing eyes of these two, Paul and Penelope, and try to resist. These two are shy but they just need someone to bring them out of their shells. If you’re ... Continue Reading →

Fort La Play Porte committee needs YOU during Build Week June 10-15; sign up now

Above are a photo of Fort La Play Porte and an artist’s rendering of the planned improvements.  Press release provided Are you ready to build the future of play in LaPorte? ... Continue Reading →

Kitten overload! Shelter needs kitten adopters, fosters

A bit of a frantic message from the LaPorte County Small Animal Shelter: HELP! We are starting out kitten season with a vengeance. Please, if you want to help save lives, adopt or ... Continue Reading →

Give a shelter dog a break from the kennel at Michiana Humane Society

Information provided Michiana Humane Society is proud to announce a new program that allows members of the community to socialize with shelter dogs on field trips for a day. Every day ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte Hospital announces April childbirth classes

LaPorte Hospital has announced its childbirth and family care classes for April 2019.   Super Siblings class This class, for children ages 3 to 7 and their parents, helps brothers ... Continue Reading →

Register your middle schooler for Kooking with Kids

The LaPorte Park and Recreation Department and LaPorte Hospital (grant donor) invite you to register your middle schooler for Kooking with Kids, a five-week fun, interactive cooking ... Continue Reading →

ICS Whiskers of the Week: Cracker and Hemi

WNLP and the Independent Cat Society introduce these two Whiskers of the Week, Cracker and Hemi. If you’re looking for a gentle, laid-back cat, Cracker, 3, is your girl. She loves ... Continue Reading →

Pet of the Day: Handsome Tone will stay home, with the right human friend(s)   

(NOTE: Tone’s adoption fee is being covered by the wonderful folks at Karahtess!) “I would like to introduce myself. My name is Tone. I understand that I have a problem and want ... Continue Reading →