Cougars have a good homecoming; other local teams don’t fare so well

WNLP photos and information by Mike Kellems  Here’s a roundup of local scores from Friday night football Sept. 13, 2019: New Prairie defeated South Bend St. Joe, 55-28 La ... Continue Reading →

K of C’s Soccer Challenge for girls and boys is Sept. 29

The Knights of Columbus of St Michael Council in LaPorte will host its annual Soccer Challenge at the YMCA Soccer Fields on Andrew Avenue Sunday, Sept. 29. This is for boys and girls ... Continue Reading →

Burly Cougars take care of Slicers, 48-14, in opening-night rivalry

WNLP story and LP-NP game shots by Mike Kellems The season opener for football teams in LaPorte County kicked off Friday night, Aug. 23, 2019,  with some explosive play and a whole ... Continue Reading →

Are you ready for some football?

WNLP story and photos by Mike Kellems (more photos below) Slicer fans were able to see a preview of the 2019 season Friday night, Aug. 16, 2019, including their first look at first-year ... Continue Reading →

Pine Lake Bait moves to 1714 A St.

Pine Lake Bait has relocated to 1714 A St. in LaPorte. The shop provides all of your fishing needs from live bait and tackle to much more. Stop in daily from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. or call ... Continue Reading →

2020 Slicer Football Hall of Fame nominees announced

The LaPorte Slicer Football Association has announced it will induct 12 new members into the Slicer Football Hall of Fame. The 2020 roster: Noah Boardman Kyle Cepeda Dustin DeMuth Josh ... Continue Reading →

Slicer Passes for upcoming LPHS sports are available starting July 22

The LaPorte High School Athletic Department will begin selling 2019-20 Slicer Passes beginning Monday, July 22, at the high school athletic office. The Slicer Pass allows for admittance ... Continue Reading →

Kids and adults can learn the basics of sailing

South Shore Nautical Foundation, in cooperation with the Michigan City Yacht Club, is again offering opportunities for youths and adults to learn to sail. The Sailing Camp program for ... Continue Reading →

J&D Brokerage nips Winn Machine for Walt Thode title

Story and photos provided by LaPorte Park Department On Saturday night, June 15, 2019, at Lions Field, the 42nd annual Walt Thode Baseball Classic was played on a near-perfect evening. And ... Continue Reading →

Like to wet a line? DNR says bluegills are bedding and bass are coming on

According to a Department of Natural Resources report, the fish are biting in LaPorte lakes. The DNR’s fishing report states: “Bluegills are bedding and some nice ones have been ... Continue Reading →