Son gives immediate first aid after hunter accidentally shoots himself

A Valparaiso man was in stable condition at La Porte Hospital after shooting himself in the leg Sunday morning, Nob. 17, 2019, at Kingsbury Fish & Wildlife Area in LaPorte County. ... Continue Reading →

UPDATE: Arrest made in Wanatah Horizon Bank robbery

UPDATE NOV. 14: The La Porte County Sheriff’s Office is officially announcing the arrest of Terry A. West Jr., 44, of Michigan City in connection with this week’s robbery that ... Continue Reading →

Update on New Prairie threat: 13-year-old girl arrested Sunday afternoon

UPDATE Sunday evening, Nov. 10: (From La Porte County Sheriff’s Office) “Throughout the weekend, Deputy Paul Adams (New Prairie United School Corporation School Resource ... Continue Reading →

Man arrested, drugs and gun seized in morning raid on Brighton Street

La Porte City Police, along with the La Porte County Drug Task Force, arrested a La Porte man on drug and gun charges on Nov. 8, 2019, during a 5 a.m. raid on a Brighton Street house. The ... Continue Reading →

Michigan City man, 21, dies when his car hits wall of business

A 21-year-old Michigan City man was killed when his car crashed into a wall on Kentucky Street in downtown Michigan City on Nov. 3, 2019. Donavin Worland was pronounced dead at the ... Continue Reading →

Bolt for the Heart to give 13 AEDS to sheriff’s office Nov. 7

Bolt for the Heart will officially donate 13 AEDs (automatic external defibrillators) to the La Porte County Sheriff’s Office on Nov. 7 at 9 a.m. at the Franciscan Health Michigan ... Continue Reading →

MC authorities seize illegal guns from 2 juveniles, ages 16 and 17

Three illegal weapons, two found in possession of a 17-year-old and one in possession of a 16-year-old, were seized by authorities in Michigan City on Halloween, Oct. 31, 2019. The ... Continue Reading →

Michigan City man, 18, charged with shooting 17-year-old

A Michigan City man is charged with Aggravated Battery and Battery (committed with a deadly weapon) in the shooting of a 17-year-old on Oct. 28, 2019. Jason K. Green Jr. was arrested ... Continue Reading →

Wanatah man charged with criminal confinement, domestic battery, strangulation and more

A Wanatah man was arrested on various domestic violence charges after police were called to a residence Oct. 22, 2019, and started an investigation. Jacob Gilmore, 24, is charged with ... Continue Reading →

Thinking caps required: Coolspring Trivia Night is Nov. 9

The Coolspring Township VFD Auxiliary is hosting a trivia night, with the funds raised going to support the fire department. Mark Kline will host the event, which will take place Nov. ... Continue Reading →