3 non-compliant child sex felons sought after pre-Halloween sweep of county

  Photos and press release from La Porte County Sheriff’s Office  On Thursday, Oct. 14, the La Porte County Sheriff’s Office coordinated a countywide compliance check ... Continue Reading →

Don’t let this nightmare fade; we owe it to Judah – and Jerrell

  I’m very angry right now. As we learn the details of La Porte County’s latest child homicide, I am boiling mad. You’d better be angry, too. It shouldn’t ... Continue Reading →

UPDATE: Judah Morgan’s mother also charged in his death

  UPDATE Oct. 13 – press release information from La Porte County Sheriff’s Office: The La Porte County Sheriff’s Office announces the arrest and charges against ... Continue Reading →

Registration open for adult men’s basketball season

  The City of La Porte Park and Recreation Department’s adult men’s basketball program is taking team registrations now through Friday, Oct. 15. The program, also known as ... Continue Reading →

Need for speed lands 2 drivers in court

  Information from La Porte County Sheriff’s Office Two La Porte men face several charges after they had an apparent drag race on Ind. 2 Thursday, Oct. 7. At about 2:45 p.m., ... Continue Reading →

MC Police release photo of man in attempted bank robbery

  Michigan City Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying the man pictured here. The photo was taken from a surveillance video from Members Advantage Credit ... Continue Reading →

Red Cross offers tips and help during Fire Prevention Week

  This week is Fire Prevention Week, and the Indiana Region of the American Red Cross urges residents to test their smoke alarms as the threat of home fires increases with colder ... Continue Reading →

Boyd announces changes among personnel

  Sheriff John Boyd has announced several personnel changes within the La Porte County Sheriff’s Office. Joe Pavolka was hired in March of 1977. In 2011, he retired from the ... Continue Reading →

Fire destroys garage and car, damages home on Boardman Drive

  Photos and information by WNLP’s Bob Wellinski Firefighters from Center, Coolspring, Scipio and Springfield volunteer fire departments battled a fire in a detached garage ... Continue Reading →

2 banks robbed in 2 days in Michigan City

  A credit union and a bank were robbed within two days in Michigan City this week. Members Advantage Credit Union, 3064 Ohio St., and Horizon Bank at 515 Franklin St. were robbed ... Continue Reading →