Today is the last day to request absentee ballot

Secretary of State Connie Lawson is reminding Hoosiers of the deadline to request an absentee ballot for the 2020 General Election. All requests must be received by the county clerk’s ... Continue Reading →

The latest COVID stats from the state department of public health

This past week La Porte County has seen the number of positive cases of COVID-19 rise by 247 and the number of deaths rise by eight. The Indiana Department of Public Health reported ... Continue Reading →

PNW to offer virtual help with financial aid applications this weekend

Financial aid professionals from Purdue University Northwest will be among the experts volunteering to help college-bound students and their families open the door to financial aid ... Continue Reading →

$15,000 instrument donation to LPHS hits all the right notes

Story and photos by WNLP’s Beth Boardman “Let’s open the presents!” It indeed seemed like Christmas Friday morning as four La Porte High School music students ... Continue Reading →

Chroback: in-person early voting heavy, no serious problems reported

Story by WNLP’s Beth Boardman La Porte County Clerk Kathy Chroback says in-person early voting has been heavy in its first seven days. “So far, early voting in person (as ... Continue Reading →

Early voting continues this week

Tuesday, Oct. 13 will mark the second week that Hoosiers will be allowed to cast their ballots early in this year’s general election. Here are the dates and times: Tuesday through ... Continue Reading →

Chief Brettin: La Porteans can now file non-emergency police reports online

La Porte residents can now file their own non-emergency police reports online, City of La Porte Police Chief Paul Brettin has announced. The police department launched its new online ... Continue Reading →

Election 2020: here are the candidates

Besides the presidential contest, various state, county, school board, and town races are on the Nov. 3 La Porte County ballot. Below are positions and candidates on the ballot ... Continue Reading →

Great shots: the moon catches the eye of local photographers

  La Porteans Corey Goers and Glen Richardson were able to capture note-worthy shots of the moon these past few months. In the two photos above, Corey photographed the moon as ... Continue Reading →

Election 2020: here are the candidates

If you haven’t already, you have just a few days left to register to vote in the Nov. 3 general election. The deadline to register in Indiana is Monday, Oct. 5. Register online ... Continue Reading →