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Lafayette girl safe after attempted abduction

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) - On Monday evening a Lafayette neighborhood experienced something every parent fears, an attempted child abduction. Sgt. Brian Gossard said although it is uncommon, it could happen anywhere.…
The photo provided shows Krista Garrett and what she will doing upon graduation in May at her new full-time position at Johnson Space Center. (Photo Provided/Krista Garrett/Purdue University)

Purdue senior ‘can’t wait’ for astronaut reunion

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) - Purdue University has had 23 graduates who have become astronauts. This weekend, eight of them are returning for an astronaut reunion and one Purdue Engineering senior can't wait to meet them.…
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School board members say teacher ratings unfair

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Some Indiana State Board of Education officials say teacher evaluation results that show only 2 percent of educators need improvement are unfair to students and parents.…
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Anderson says it can’t afford annual cleanup

ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — A central Indiana city says it can’t afford to participate in an annual community cleanup event this spring because it spent so much clearing snow over the winter.…
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Sinking highway in southeastern Ind.

DILLSBORO, Ind. (AP) — State officials say more sections of a southeastern Indiana highway have been damaged by failing hillsides causing the pavement to sink.…