Edwin “Doc” Mueller, 1926-2020

  Edwin Charles Mueller, MD, FACS, (Doc), was born March 12, 1926, in La Porte, Ind., to Edwin C. and Irene Myer Mueller. He passed away on Dec. 28, 2020 at the home of his son, ... Continue Reading →

Slicers end regular season with loss to Portage

  Photos by WNLP’s Bob Wellinski and Mike Kellems (click to enlarge) The final score wasn’t pretty – Portage 35, La Porte 13 – but the Slicers put up a ... Continue Reading →

Reminder: City of La Porte Fall Cleanup is Oct. 18-22

  The City of La Porte Fall Cleanup will be held Monday through Friday, Oct. 18-22, according to Mayor Tom Dermody. “If you need to do some cleaning before the cold weather ... Continue Reading →

LP County remains in Yellow status; 3 deaths this past week

  La Porte County remained in the improved Yellow status this past week regarding new COVID-19 cases, according to the La Porte County Health Department. Reported new cases per ... Continue Reading →

Scott Buehrer, 1967-2021

  Scott William Buehrer, 54, of Rolling Prairie, Ind., passed away Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021, at home.   He was born May 23, 1967, in La Porte, Ind., the son of Jack William and ... Continue Reading →

Owners of small businesses may still apply for state recovery grants

  Press release from the office of State Rep. Jim Pressel, R-Rolling Prairie Hoosier entrepreneurs and small businesses continuing to recover from the impacts of the pandemic can ... Continue Reading →

Dawn Jenner, 1977-2021

  Dawn Jenner, 43, of Michigan City, Ind., passed away Friday, Oct. 8, 2021, at her home, surrounded by her loving family. She was born Oct. 22, 1977, in Michigan City, the daughter ... Continue Reading →

Unity Foundation awards $200,000 in community grants for local projects

  Unity Foundation of La Porte County is supporting area nonprofit and community service agencies with its most recent round of  “Power for Good” community grants, ... Continue Reading →

Robert Batzel, 1964-2021

  Robert “Bob” Batzel, 57, of Michigan City, Ind., passed away peacefully at 2:16 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 10, 2021, at Franciscan Health – Michigan City. He was born Jan. ... Continue Reading →

Oct. 16

  Compiled by Mary Hedge, La Porte County Public Library  1921 Convict labor is utilized in manufacturing the product of the factory of Emmet Scott, Republican candidate for mayor, ... Continue Reading →