Great Shots: Inspiration Four takes off

  Click photos to enlarge Former La Portean A.J. Serafin, who now lives near Cape Canaveral, writes: “These photos are of the Sept. 16 launch of the SpaceX all-civilian Inspiration ... Continue Reading →

LP schools change mask, other guidelines after 400-plus quarantine cases

  Press release from La Porte Community School Corporation Recently, an executive order signed by Governor Holcomb (21-24) and new quarantine guidelines released by the Indiana ... Continue Reading →

Great Shots: bird of a different feather

  Denise Pruden writes: “It’s hard to believe that fall is just around the corner. Birds are already migrating. As in the spring, now is the time to see a variety of ... Continue Reading →

More from Hoosier Star, by Wellinski

  Photos by WNLP’s Bob Wellinski (click to enlarge) On Monday WNLP featured Bob’s shots of winners of the La Porte County Symphony Orchestra’s Hoosier Star 2021 ... Continue Reading →

In this quiet tribute to 9/11, numbers mattered

  Column and photos by WNLP’s Mike Kellems (Click photos to enlarge) 2,071. Bottom to top, that’s how many steps the World Trade Center towers contained prior to ... Continue Reading →

County health department reports 3 new COVID deaths this past week, 14,194 total cases

  Press release from La Porte County Health Department La Porte County is again designated as Orange this week. Below are the county’s daily numbers of new COVID-19 positive ... Continue Reading →

9-11: a La Portean reflects

  Editor’s note: Jen Boardman worked in New York City just 2 miles from the Twin Towers at the time of 9-11. A La Porte native, she now lives back in her hometown with her ... Continue Reading →

Public invited to grand opening of LPCPL Exchange

  The La Porte County Public Library Board of Trustees invites you to the grand opening celebration of the LPCPL Exchange on Oct. 4 from 5 to 8 p.m. at 807 Indiana Ave. The celebration ... Continue Reading →

Great Shot: If life gives you lemons, make lemonade

  Our Mike Kellems writes: “This storage bin, located along U.S. 421 on the north side of Monon, Ind., reflects some good humor following what was presumably an accident.” ... Continue Reading →

Great Shot: Milo’s delight

  Our Bob Wellinski writes: “Milo doesn’t seem to be laboring on Labor Day as he downs his pup cup of ice cream held by owner Izzy Larson during their stop at Deluxe ... Continue Reading →