American Red Cross blood donation sites coming to the area

La Porte area residents are urged to mark their calendars for the week of March 3 through March 9, as the American Red Cross will be setting up blood donation sites. Donors of all ... Continue Reading →

MC police department seeking applicants

  The Michigan City Police Department is currently accepting applications for full-time police officers. Applications can be picked up from the Michigan City Police Department ... Continue Reading →

Attention all artists and crafters: apply for upcoming shows now

    Local artists and crafters can now submit applications for two upcoming arts & craft shows, to be at the LaPorte County Fairgrounds. On May 2, the Swanson Activity ... Continue Reading →

Graduating soon? Consider applying for governor’s fellowship

Local college graduates who either received their bachelor’s degrees in the fall of 2019 or will receive degrees in the spring of 2020 are encouraged to consider applying for a Governor’s ... Continue Reading →

Candidates for the county’s judgeships are named

The official list of candidates for judge in La Porte County has been released.  Seeking their respective party’s nomination for the upcoming primary election in May are: For Superior ... Continue Reading →

Acreage, which included former fruit farm, donated to Heinze land trust

Shirley Heinze Land Trust announces that it has received a donation of 43 acres of land in Galena Township, north of Rolling Prairie, in LaPorte County. Arthur Schuck made the gift. ... Continue Reading →

Town Hall scheduled for this Saturday; feedback from residents sought

State Rep. Jim Pressel (R-Rolling Prairie) will host a public meeting 11 a.m. to noon Saturday, Feb. 15, to hear feedback from members of the community and discuss the status of important ... Continue Reading →

Bohacek’s bill to curb violent juvenile offenders’ purchase of guns advances

A bill authored by State Sen. Mike Bohacek (R-Michiana Shores) to address juvenile delinquents and firearm purchasing recently passed out of the Senate by a vote of 43 to 6. Bohacek, ... Continue Reading →

LPHS girls basketball team wins sectional; La Porte to host basketball regional next

Celebrating this past weekend’s sectional win by the La Porte High School girls’ basketball team, LPHS will next host the 45th annual IHSAA girls basketball regional on ... Continue Reading →

Pat Boy, Indiana House rep. from the 9th District, seeks re-election

First-term member of the Indiana House of Representatives, Democrat Patricia (Pat) Boy, has filed to run for re-election in 2020 in the 9th District. In LaPorte County, the 9th District ... Continue Reading →