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Daily Local News – August 28, 2013


Four anthropology students from Indiana University are taking their funding request to the
public; Last week the Monroe County Commissioners  heard a proposal to spend  more than
$1.2 million on new software for the County’s emergency dispatch system; Monroe County Community School Corporation and City of Bloomington Parks and Recreation are teaming up this year to keep students active during breaks from school.

50th Anniversary of March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom:
Today is the 50th anniversary of the landmark event in civil rights history, the March on
Washington for Jobs and Freedom. For today’s WFHB feature exclusive, we hear from Valerie
Grim, a professor and chair of the Department of African American and African Diaspora
Studies at Indiana University. Grim spoke with WFHB correspondent David Murphy.

Paying for college is a lot more expensive — and a lot riskier — than it used to be. Here’s the
Cliff’s Notes version of what the risks are, and how to avoid drowning in financial quicksand
after you graduate.

Anchors: Cathi Norton, Kelly Wherley
Today’s headlines were written by Casey Kuhn
Along with Joe Crawford for CATSweek, in partnership with community access television
Bloomington Beware is produced by Richard Fish and Reina Wong
Ilze Akerbergs produced our feature
Our engineer is Jim Lang
Executive Producer is Alycin Bektesh

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