Man dies in LaPorte house fire Tuesday morning

Information from LaPorte Fire and Police An elderly man died in a house fire in the 600 block of 4th St., LaPorte, on Tuesday morning, Jan. 22, 2019. The fire occurred at about 5 a.m. ... Continue Reading →

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  WNLP photos and information by Bob Wellinski  It all started with something that looked like a jalapeno pepper (top photo, sprouting legs) hanging on the side of Wellinski’s ... Continue Reading →

Gas leak in Hudson Lake closes 2 road portions, stops South Shore service between SB and MC

The LaPorte County Sheriff’s Office is assisting with a gas leak in the area of Hudson Lake in northeastern LaPorte County. A 3-inch gas line near the intersection of John Emery Road ... Continue Reading →

LaPorte woman killed, son OK after train strikes pickup at Tyler Street

A LaPorte County woman and her son, 10, managed to get out of their pickup truck on the Tyler Street railroad tracks as a train approached Sept. 9, 2016, but the train’s impact ... Continue Reading →