Sheriff’s office: Death of man found Oct. 19 was a suicide

  The death of a man found in a Coolspring Township mobile home on Oct. 19 has been ruled a suicide. La Porte County Sheriff’s Office deputies and investigators responded ... Continue Reading →

Love horses? Love kids? Volunteer at Reins of Life

  Photos and information provided The nonprofit Reins of Life’s mission is to improve the quality of life for children and adults with disabilities through equine-assisted ... Continue Reading →

Police release photo of suspect in Sept. 30 bank robbery

(Click photos to enlarge)  On Sept. 30, 2021, at about 10:30 a.m., the Horizon Bank at 515 Franklin St. was robbed. Michigan City Police have released these surveillance images of ... Continue Reading →

Slicers, Cougars both win volleyball sectionals; other sports news

  Cougar volleyball team wins sectional The Cougars defeated Mishawaka Marian in the finals Saturday to win the 2021 sectional championship game. Haley Robinson led with 13 kills, ... Continue Reading →

Great Shots: Creature features continue, and we love it

  Apparently, WNLP’s Mike Kellems and Bob Wellinski have started a craze, um, crawling with enthusiasm thanks to their insect shots. Who knew that our community ... Continue Reading →

Need for speed lands 2 drivers in court

  Information from La Porte County Sheriff’s Office Two La Porte men face several charges after they had an apparent drag race on Ind. 2 Thursday, Oct. 7. At about 2:45 p.m., ... Continue Reading →

Nonprofits to award $1,000 scholarships to 2 MC seniors

  As the cost of education continues to rise, two of Michigan City’s non-profit organizations, Members Advantage Credit Union and the Michigan City Exchange Club are teaming ... Continue Reading →

Halloween preview: THE INSECT THAT ATE LA PORTE!

  (Click photo to enlarge) Lock your doors: This giant creature, as large as the average horse, was seen crossing a local road a few days ago. OK, it’s actually a cricket, ... Continue Reading →

Drive-through vaccine clinic today at transportation dept.

  A drive-through COVID vaccine clinic sponsored by the Indiana Department of Health will be held today (Oct. 5) at the La Porte District office of the Indiana Department of Transportation, ... Continue Reading →

Moments in Time … in photographs

  These dapper young men were members of a La Porte men’s social club at the turn of the century. The social aspects of their club likely consisted of evenings spent with a ... Continue Reading →