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Experts say the balanced school calendar is good for students, but at what cost to businesses and what officials are doing to stop drug abuse in hospitals.

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Some schools have been back in session for nearly a month. Experts say this balanced calendar approach is good for students, but in some cases it’s having a devastating effect on businesses.

Hundreds of health care workers in Indiana are seeking treatment for stealing controlled substances. It’s an issue that could affect anyone who shows up in an ER or on an operating table. Ahead – what law enforcement officials are doing to try and stop the spread of drug abuse in hospitals.

Plus an update on this week’s top stories right now on “Indiana Newsdesk.”

Joe Hren

Anchor, Indiana Newsdesk - WTIU & WFIU News. Follow him on Twitter @Joe_Hren

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