Maxine Stimley, 1924-2019

Maxine Evelyn Stimley, 95, of La Porte, IN, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019, at Brentwood, La Porte. She was born April 13, 1924, in Westville, IN, to Edward and Audrie L. (Andrews) ... Continue Reading →

Rex Eckert, 1956-2019

Rex Alan Eckert, 63, of Walkerton, IN, passed away on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019. He was born June 9, 1956, in South Bend, IN, to the late Robert Theodore and Marjorie Ruth (Citizen) Eckert. Rex ... Continue Reading →

Judith Thomas, 1939-2019

Judith A. Thomas, 80, of La Porte, IN, passed away Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Life Care Center of Michigan City in Michigan City, IN. She was born Aug. 20, 1939, in La Porte, the daughter ... Continue Reading →

Learn about using solar energy in your home or business at Nov. 7 workshop

A solar energy education workshop will be held in New Carlisle with volunteers from Solarize Northern Indiana. The workshop will be Thursday, Nov. 7, at 5 p.m. Central/6 p.m. Eastern ... Continue Reading →

Slicers finish regular season with win over Portage

WNLP story and photos by Mike Kellems It was a reversal of fortunes for football in some respects as the final regular-season games played out Friday night, Oct. 18, 2019. The La Porte ... Continue Reading →

Kathryn “Twinkie” Hutchinson, 1932-2019

Kathryn “Twinkie”  Hutchinson, 87, of La Porte, IN, passed away Friday, Oct. 18, 2019, at her home surrounded by her loving family and friends. She was born Oct. 10, 1932, ... Continue Reading →

Irene Surowiec, 1929-2019

Irene R. Surowiec, 90, of La Porte, IN, passed away peacefully Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, in her home surrounded by her loved ones. She was born June 11, 1929, in La Porte to Joseph Sr. ... Continue Reading →

Learn to nurture the gentle love between kids and horses at Reins of Life volunteer training Oct. 24

Horses might be intimidating to anyone at first. But long ago someone figured out that these beautiful creatures can be the perfect gentle partners for disabled children and adults. Join ... Continue Reading →

City of La Porte’s Fall Cleanup is Oct. 21-25

Fall Cleanup for La Porte residents is set for the week of Oct. 21-25 on your regular garbage pickup day. Large items will be picked up, including doors/windows/furniture/mattresses ... Continue Reading →

UPDATE OCT. 16: Brother charged with murder in Delrio’s death

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski UPDATE OCT. 16: The La Porte County Sheriff’s Office is announcing the arrest of Gyle R. Delrio, 37, La Porte, following investigation into the ... Continue Reading →