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Lakeshore Update
Podcast, Every Friday

Each week "Lakeshore Update" brings you news, talk, and information that you might have missed, but need to know. "Lakeshore Update" is posted each Friday, and is good through Monday morning, just in time for Morning Edition, at 6 AM. You can stream episodes here, or on NPR One - search for "WLPR" and make Lakeshore Public Radio - 89.1 FM your home station.

  • On this edition of the podcast you'll hear the latest on the retirement of longtime Northwest Indiana lawmaker Frank Mrvan, Governor Eric Holcomb laid out his agenda during his annual State of the State address and Chris Nolte has a conversation with Charlie Misovye of Meals on Wheels about the need for volunteers. All of that, and more, on this edition of “Lakeshore Update”…
  • Warming centers have opened in Lake and Porter counties, the 2022 Indiana General Assembly session convened earlier this week, and Valparaiso Police Chief Jeff Balon is a Republican Party candidate for Porter County Sheriff.
  • On this edition of the podcast, you'll hear the latest on voting precinct consolidations in Lake County, the newest COVID-19 data in Indiana and "The Great Resignation" shows no signs of slowing down.
  • On this edition of the podcast, you'll hear the latest on rental and mortgage assistance in Lake County, the rising number of positive COVID-19 cases causes concern for nursing home advocates and the Big Shoulders Fund is doing big things in Northwest Indiana.
  • On this edition of the podcast you’ll hear the latest from the City of Gary, Indiana will be issuing additional tax refunds in 2022, Professor Anton Lewis unpacks microagressions and more.
  • On this edition of the podcast you’ll hear the latest on two City of Gary officials testing positive for COVID-19, Jeanie Lindsey reports on school…
  • On this edition of the podcast you’ll hear the latest on a request for submissions to redraw the new Lake County district boundaries, Brandon Smith…
  • On this edition of the podcast you’ll hear the latest on a new contract with the Portage Township Schools set to give teachers a boost in pay, Brandon…
  • On this edition of the podcast you’ll hear the latest on the Valparaiso Police Department hiring the department's first police social worker to assist…
  • On this edition of the podcast you’ll hear the latest on plans to fill the vacancy on the Lake Superior Court bench left vacant following the untimely…