Three protests planned for Friday; mayor reassures business owners

There are two separate protests planned for tomorrow afternoon in the city of La Porte, as confirmed by city officials,  and there are also reports of a third protest planned by supporters ... Continue Reading →

Election Board releases final primary election results; here are the tallies for county offices

The LaPorte County Election Board released this afternoon the final uncertified results of the county’s 2020 primary election.  All votes, with the exception of provisional ... Continue Reading →

Aaron Stewart joins La Porte police department

Aaron Stewart of Rolling Prairie is the La Porte City Police Department’s newest officer. Stewart, who most recently served as a jail officer at the LaPorte County Jail, will ... Continue Reading →

Feds approve state program to transition Hoosiers to private insurance

The federal government has given its stamp of approval for Indiana’s innovative Healthy Indiana Plan (HIP) Workforce Bridge program, a first-in-the-nation program designed to help ... Continue Reading →

Governor extends orders relating to fight against COVID-19

Governor Eric J. Holcomb on Wednesday signed Executive Order 20-30 to extend the public health emergency for an additional 30 days, to July 4. The Governor also signed Executive Order ... Continue Reading →

State enters second phase of broadband grant funding as part of infrastructure expansion

  Governor Eric J. Holcomb and Lt. Governor Crouch today announced that the second round of the Next Level Connections Broadband Grant program has received 72 applications requesting ... Continue Reading →

Election Board: votes in about half of the county’s precincts have been completed

The La Porte County Election Board has announced that “significant progress” had been made, as of the close of the business day Wednesday, in counting votes cast in Tuesday’s ... 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 →

COVID-19 cases hold steady in La Porte County

The number of positive cases of COVID-19 in La Porte County appears to be holding steady, with 436 confirmed positive cases and 24 deaths from the virus, according to the latest data ... Continue Reading →

Today’s the day! Find your polling place for Indiana’s primary election

Today is the day for Hoosiers to vote in the 2020 primary election. Voters may cast their ballots in person from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. today. For this election, counties have been equipped ... Continue Reading →