Community

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MCAS Reminds Motorists of School Bus Stop-arm Laws

As kids across the county prepare to return to school Wednesday, Michigan City Area Schools remind motorists of the school...

Vehicle Gets Stuck in Washington Park Draw-bridge

Drivers are being detoured away from the Washington Park draw-bridge after a vehicle reportedly became stuck in the bridge while...

2 Years From Closing, Seven Peaks Waterpark Hits the Market for $1.89M

Most residents remember the fun times they had at Seven Peaks Waterpark and before at Splash Down Dunes but now...

Michigan City Office Max Donates Supplies to Local School

Employees and customers from the Michigan City Office Max/Office Depot donated a cart-full of supplies to Lake Hills Elementary teachers...

Michigan City Library Hosts Free Halloween Crafts Event

MICHIGAN CITY -- The Michigan City Library will host a family fun "kooky & spooky" Halloween Crafts event for children...

Government & Politics

Stay informed on current local government and political issues.

PNW Westville to Host LaPorte County 2018 General Election Candidate Forum

WESTVILLE -- Purdue Northwest in Westville is scheduled to host a forum for candidates running for Indiana State Representative District 20, Prosecuting Attorney - 32nd Judicial District, Center Township Trustee, Coolspring Township Trustee,...

Early Voting for LaPorte County 2018 General Election & Ballot Preview

MICHIGAN CITY -- Early voting for the 2018 General election in LaPorte County began Wednesday allowing residents to vote for their elected officials before the official election day on November 6....

Residents Fill City Hall During Zoning Appeals Meeting to Support Local Homeless Shelter

MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. – Residents packed the common council chambers of City Hall during Tuesday night’s Board of Zoning Appeals meeting, some in support of and some against a petition...

Holcomb group recommends active shooter drills, more funding

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A working group has recommended to Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb that the state improve student safety by boosting funding for security improvements and school resource officers. The...