Early voting begins next Tuesday

Local residents are reminded that early voting in the upcoming primary election, set for June 2, 2020, will begin next week. Early voting will be from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, May ... Continue Reading →

Joie Winski announces run for county treasurer

Joie Winski, a Democrat from Michigan City, has announced her candidacy for treasurer of La Porte County. “Winski was elected as auditor in 2013 by an overwhelming majority,” ... Continue Reading →

COVID-19 restrictions prompt officials to encourage mail-in voting

    The bi-partisan Indiana Election Commission recently voted to adopt a number of changes for Indiana’s  upcoming primary election, including moving the election ... Continue Reading →

Dem legislators and candidates formally call for enforcement of environmental protections

Seven Indiana state legislators, along with 20 Democratic candidates seeking office in the Indiana State Legislature in 2020 — known as “25 Women For 2020” — ... Continue Reading →

Voting machines to be tested locally; state offers absentee ballot requests online

    A test, open to the public, of the Microvote Infinity voting machines will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday, May 1 in the La Porte Circuit Courthouse’s absentee voting ... Continue Reading →

Early in-person voting scheduled for Indiana’s June 2 primary election

  Early in-person voting will be available for one week, May 26 to June 1, for Indiana’s primary election, the Indiana Election Commission has ordered. The state’s primary ... Continue Reading →

Voter advocates call for election commission to support changes to ensure safe primary election

Several voter advocate groups have formally called on the Indiana Election Commission to ensure a safe and easy means for Hoosiers to vote in the primary election. Common Cause Indiana, ... Continue Reading →

Voters: register, find your polling place and see the candidates on www.Vote411.org

  Although the Indiana Primary Election has been extended to June 2, it is not too early to learn about the candidates who will be representing you.   The League of Women Voters ... Continue Reading →

Candidates for the county’s judgeships are named

The official list of candidates for judge in La Porte County has been released.  Seeking their respective party’s nomination for the upcoming primary election in May are: For Superior ... Continue Reading →

The field is set: 2020 primary candidates announced

  LaPorte Circuit Court Clerk Kathy Chroback has released the completed 2020 Primary Candidate list. Republicans and Democrats will go to the polls on Tuesday, May 5 to choose ... Continue Reading →