Here's a look at AP's Indiana news coverage at 8:30 a.m. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Indianapolis bureau at 317-639-5501, 800-382-1582 or indy@ap.org. David Runk is on the desk, followed by Ed White. All times ET.

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UPCOMING TODAY:

COAL ASH-CLEANUP

MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. — Crews working for a southern Indiana county have finished removing a coal-combustion waste from a farm pond where it was dumped as fill nearly a decade ago. SENT: 130 words.

IN BRIEF:

— MICHIGAN CITY-ROAD REPAIRS: A northern Indiana city is spending $300,000 for emergency repairs to local roads that were battered by last winter's harsh weather.

— HORSE DEATHS: A $5,000 reward is being offered for information about the deaths of two horses that were slain at a farm in western Indiana.

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