Norma Ness, 1931-2019

Norma R. Ness, 87, of New Carlisle, IN, passed away Monday, June 17, 2019, at Hamilton Communities Inc. in New Carlisle. She was born June 30, 1931, in Kingsbury, IN, the daughter ... Continue Reading →

Pedal under the stars: first Night Bike Ride is June 21

Don your helmets and get ready for a rare treat: The LaPorte Park Department’s first Night Bike Ride of the 2019 season will take you on a leisurely, 13-mile starlit (hopefully) ... Continue Reading →

LP County Symphony will present free concert in New Buffalo July 3, complete with fireworks

The LaPorte County Symphony Orchestra will perform Wednesday, July 3, at 7:30 p.m. LaPorte time, 8:30 p.m. New Buffalo time, at Lions Park in New Buffalo, MI, followed by fireworks ... Continue Reading →

June 30 is deadline to enter state’s Agricultural Photo Contest

Information from State Rep. Jim Pressel’s office Hoosiers can showcase the hard work and contributions of Indiana farmers, and the beauty of the state’s agricultural landscape, ... Continue Reading →

UPDATE: Rain slows completion of Fort La Play Porte; sign up for added evening sessions June 17-20

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski UPDATE JUNE 15-16 FROM LAPORTE PARK DEPARTMENT: “It has been an amazing week for our community at the Fort La Play Porte build, but also one with ... Continue Reading →

Annie Wilke, 1944-2019

Annie Lorine Wilke, 74, of Michigan City, IN, passed away on Saturday, June 15, 2019, at her home with her loving family by her side. She was born Sept. 26, 1944, in Stanton, TN, to ... Continue Reading →

Time to celebrate summer with your pets at New Prairie Clinic Open House June 22

New Prairie Small Animal Clinic will host its Summer Kick-Off Open House on Saturday, June 22, from noon to 4 p.m. CDT at the clinic, 5424 E. U.S. 20, Rolling Prairie. Fun for the ... Continue Reading →

Little Theatre Patron Drive is under way; “Little Shop of Horrors” is first up this season

Information provided Get your season tickets now for the LaPorte Little Theatre’s upcoming season. All shows go on sale to the public on July 1.  Reserve your show dates in advance! ... Continue Reading →

U2 joins Underwood: WLOI and its new FM Rock 106.5 add classic jams

  La Porte has a new 24-hour Rock station at 106.5 FM. ROCK 106.5 signed on Wednesday, June 12, 2019, and includes the nationally syndicated Bob & Tom Show in the mornings. ROCK ... Continue Reading →

Richard Simon, 1932-2019

Richard Simon, 86, passed away Tuesday, June 11, 2019, at Miller’s Merry Manor. He was born July 15, 1932, in Chicago, IL, to Martin and Gizella (Kesce) Simon. Richard was a master ... Continue Reading →