Slicer girls tennis team finishes with perfect 21-0 regular season, claims Sectional crown

 The LaPorte girls tennis team claimed the Sectional title Thursday evening, May 16, 2019. In a match moved indoors to a Michigan City facility because of weather, the Slicers blanked ... Continue Reading →

Dunes Event Center at Clear Lake receives $220,000 state grant for more improvements

Press release submitted The City of LaPorte has been awarded a $220,000 Destination Development Grant through the Indiana Office of Tourism Development to support enhancements to ... Continue Reading →

It’s always a beautiful day for baseball: Snow doesn’t stop dedication of Jeff DeCamp Field

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski   LaPorte Slicer baseball player Jeff DeCamp died of cancer in 2013 at the age of 42. His friends formed the DeCamp’s Band of Brothers Foundation in ... Continue Reading →

Concrete on Stone: Whitecaps be damned, some gutsy collegians test their vessels

WNLP photos by Bob Wellinski Collegiate competitors in the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Great Lakes Student Conference’s Concrete Boat Races arrived at Stone Lake ... Continue Reading →

Kesling Park fitness court gets its first workouts

WNLP photos by Mike Kellems A healthy group in more ways than one tried out the new Healthcare Foundation of LaPorte Fitness Court as it officially opened in Kesling Park ... Continue Reading →

LPHS offering $20 physicals for student athletes grades 8-11

The LaPorte High School Athletic Department is now scheduling appointments for athletic physicals for the 2019-20 school year for student athletes who are presently in grades 8-11. Physicals ... Continue Reading →

First Slicer Booster Club Golf Outing is May 19; sponsors sought

The inaugural Slicer Athletic Booster Club Golf Outing will take place Sunday, May 19, 2019, at Beechwood Golf Course with registration and lunch at noon and a shotgun start at 1 p.m. Information ... Continue Reading →

Slicer fans can receive alerts on game postponements, cancellations

LaPorte High School Athletic Director Ed Gilliland reminds Slicer fans that they can sign up to receive alerts and information on postponements and cancellations on Slicer athletic ... Continue Reading →

Marquette girls, hell bent for leather (forgive us, clergy), win 2nd state title in a row

Photos by Bob Wellinski  Down in Indy on Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019, Michigan City’s Marquette Catholic High School girls basketball team achieved its second Class A state championship ... Continue Reading →

Shuta, Yelich, Bunce and Benjamin to be inducted into Slicer Hubner Hall of Fame

Bill Shuta, Chris Yelich, Jack Bunce and Mike Benjamin will be inducted into the LaPorte High School Hubner Athletic Hall of Fame on Feb. 22, 2019. The ceremony will take place in Slicer ... Continue Reading →