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Friday On ‘Indiana Newsdesk:’ Truancy Court, Light Pollution

Coming up on Indiana Newsdesk:

Getting kids to show up to school can be tough, and districts say it’s often a sign of deeper problems. Ahead, we take you to a school that’s using a truancy court – not to punish kids – but to learn how they can help families get their kids to school.

Could part of a Southern Indiana forest be eligible for dark skies designation? Ahead a visit to the forest to see how researchers are working to measure light pollution.

And in our History Through Headlines segment, Kokomo celebrates the first woman to join the U.S. Marine Corps.

Those stories plus the latest news headlines from across the state Friday at 6 p.m. on Indiana Newsdesk!

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