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News Minute: Here is the latest Indiana news from The Associated Press

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INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - A state investigation has cleared former transportation aide Troy Woodruff of wrongdoing in land deals and other controversies. Indiana Democratic Party Chairman John Zody is deriding what he calls a "culture of corruption" among Republican leaders. The investigation was released today.

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) - A block of Terre Haute will be closed beginning Monday so crews can repair the damage caused by a sinkhole. The street could be closed for up to two weeks. At this point, the sinkhole causes a depression in the street above. But officials don't know how deep the void beneath the street is.

BUNKER HILL, Ind. (AP) - None of the 18 kindergarten and first-graders on a school bus were injured during a crash in Indiana on the first day of classes. The Maconaquah (mah KAH' nah kwah) School Corporation bus was on its way to Pipe Creek Elementary School this morning when it collided with a Jeep on U.S. 31 near Bunker Hill.

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The Indiana State Fair is officially under way, and for the first time - alcohol is being served. A new state law that took effect in July opened the door to beer and wine sales at the fair for the first time since 1946, the year before lawmakers banned alcohol sales at the event. The fair lasts 17 days.

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