Budgeting can help build that all-important emergency fund

  Jennie Girton, CRPC,  is a financial  advisor with Edward Jones, 601 State St., La Porte.             During the coronavirus pandemic, our health concerns – for ... Continue Reading →

Great (actually, sweet) shot: the patient friend

  “In these times of unrest and Covid, it was heartwarming to see this pup lovingly wanting for the owner to return. Pure sweetness,” Shannon Woods, who was at La ... Continue Reading →

Drive-through COVID-19 testing now available at Franciscan Health

A drive-through pre-surgical and outpatient COVID testing site is now available at the Franciscan Health Michigan City hospital, located at 3500 Franciscan Way. Patients must have ... Continue Reading →

This should make your day …

  WNLP’s Bob Wellinski recently managed to record over time a miracle of nature. A pair of robins had scoped out a perfect piece of real estate to build a home to raise ... Continue Reading →
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Compiled by Mary Hedge, La Porte County Public Library  1920 During May, 52 store doors were found unlocked by the police, who notified owners to be more careful of their property. ... Continue Reading →

Marta Cetera, 1950-2020

Marta Cetera, 69, of La Porte, Ind. passed away peacefully at 12:41 p.m. Monday, June 1, 2020 at Community Hospital, Munster, Ind. She was born Aug. 17, 1950 in Gorka, Poland to Stanislaw ... Continue Reading →

Sue Ann Duncan, 1948-2020

Sue Ann Duncan, 72, passed away Sunday, May 31, 2020 at Franciscan Health, Michigan City, Ind. She was born April 30, 1948 in Sweetwater, Tex. to Peggy Duncan. Sue is survived by her ... Continue Reading →

Nancy K. Mathias, 1945-2020

Nancy K. Mathias, 75, of La Porte, Ind. passed away peacefully at 9 a.m. Monday, June 1, 2020 at her home. She was born May 4, 1945 in Mishawaka, Ind. to Thomas H. and Myrtle (Willingham) ... Continue Reading →

Richard Ben Zarr, 1941-2020

Richard Ben Zarr completed his journey on this earth May 27, 2020 in St. George, Utah. Richard was born May 6, 1941 in LaPorte, Ind. to Bennie Zarr and Kathryn Hynek Zarr. He married ... Continue Reading →

Delays in tabulating results, but here’s a source for updated state-wide info

  On Tuesday the La Porte County Election Board advised local media that tabulation of machine ballot results would proceed as usual, but because of the large number of mail-in ... Continue Reading →