A bald eagle, a pileated woodpecker … and three goofballs

    Story by Beth Boardman; photos by Bob Wellinski In this time of necessary isolation and communication primarily by message, it’s a treat to share a fun moment with ... Continue Reading →

Great shots: no need for expensive equipment

    “I decided to shoot some beautiful fall color just using my Samsung phone. You don’t needed expensive equipment to capture God’s beauty,” writes ... Continue Reading →

LCSO musician spotlight: Carrie Ann Carlson

Carrie Ann Carlson has worn several hats in the La Porte County Symphony Orchestra. Currently a member of the first violin section, Carrie has also served as associate conductor, ... Continue Reading →

Children’s Concert now available to anyone, anywhere, anytime

    It seems there’s a silver lining in every cloud. The La Porte County Symphony Orchestra was forced to cancel this year’s in-person Drayton Family Children’s ... Continue Reading →

Great shots: appreciating nature’s gifts

  Maybe it’s the dipping temperatures, maybe it’s the later sunrise and the earlier sunset — but WNLP readers seem mindful that cold winter months are just ahead, ... Continue Reading →

The move for Northwest Health – La Porte: here are some details

  Northwest Health – La Porte’s official move into the new hospital will be Saturday, Oct. 24 and hospital officials have released details regarding the big day. About ... Continue Reading →

Moments in time … in photographs

  The Frank Wurster Confectionary was located at 434 Pine Lake Avenue in the approximate location of Red Carpet Liquors. It opened in1932 and closed in the 1950s. In the picture ... Continue Reading →

Great shot: sunrise over U.S. 20

  Local resident Kevin Raymond caught this sunrise over U.S. 20, just west of New Carlisle, a few days ago. La Porte didn’t see much of a sunrise yesterday, but the ... Continue Reading →

LCSO musician highlight: Dr. Rob Riley

This week’s featured musician from the La Porte County Symphony Orchestra is Dr. Rob Riley, the principal trombonist for the LCSO. Rob started playing the trombone at the age ... Continue Reading →

Gotta love those blessed pets

  News brief and photos by WNLP’s Bob Wellinski In honor of Feast of St. Francis of Assisi, the LaPorte Catholic Community hosted a Blessing of the Animals at Sacred Heart ... Continue Reading →