Early civil rights activists to speak at Nov. 3 program

  The League of Women Voters of LaPorte County will present a discussion about voting rights and voter suppression Nov. 3 at 6 p.m. at the Michigan City Public Library.  This ... Continue Reading →

Political official lauds bipartisan effort to obtain voter registration van

  Press release and photo provided Democratic La Porte County Election Board appointee Nelson Pichardo touted what he called bipartisan cooperation over the last year and a half ... Continue Reading →

Arnold: Administrators should fill in on patrol when needed

  Editor’s note: This press release was submitted to WNLP by James D. Arnold, Democratic candidate for sheriff. Candidates may email their press releases ... Continue Reading →

Sheriff candidate Arnold addresses rural patrols

  WNLP editor’s note: This press release was submitted by James D. Arnold, a Democratic candidate in the 2022 race for La Porte County sheriff. All candidates are invited ... Continue Reading →

Arnold: Promotional process within sheriff’s department needs changes

  Some of the changes that I aim to make as sheriff within the department relate to the promotional process. While there are several components to the promotional process, my ... Continue Reading →

Chief Deputy Ron Heeg will seek sheriff’s post in 2022 election

  Press release and photo submitted Chief Deputy Ron Heeg announces his intentions to seek the office of sheriff of La Porte County in the 2022 election, as Sheriff John Boyd ... Continue Reading →

James D. Arnold announces his candidacy for sheriff in 2022 election

  James D. Arnold has announced that he will be a candidate for La Porte County sheriff on the Democratic ballot in the 2022 election. “I have the capability, experience ... Continue Reading →

GOP caucus to fill the late Susan Cable’s Pleasant Township trustee spot is June 30

  The La Porte County Republican Party wishes to extend its condolences to the friends and family of Pleasant Township Trustee Susan Cable. Susan served the people of Pleasant ... Continue Reading →

Column by Spencer England: Where have all the conservative Republicans gone?

  WNLP editor’s note: This column was submitted by Spencer England of La Porte. While the Titanic was sinking, musicians on board continued to play, seemingly ignoring the ... Continue Reading →

Column: It’s past time for new approaches to state voter turnout problem

  Column by Leigh E. Morris  Although participation increased in the 2020 General Election in Indiana and across the country, voter turnout is (or should be) a major concern.  ... Continue Reading →