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Indiana officials consider sparing schools from penalties


The state had relief from federal accountability requirements last year that allowed them to keep teacher pay and A-F grades from dropping while students got used to the test. The U.S. Department of Education hasn’t given similar protections this year.

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Indiana officer arrested for drunk driving

The officer pulled over a vehicle for nearly running off the road and traveling in the right shoulder of the I-65 highway when he discovered an Indiana officer was driving the vehicle while intoxicated.

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Central Indiana city considers fluoride again for its water

Some local residents question whether health hazards might outweigh the benefits. A dentist asked during a meeting Monday that the city add fluoride to its water, a process that has not been in use for at least a year.