BC-ME--Maine News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, ME
Maine news from The Associated Press for Tuesday, March 19, 2019.
Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Maine. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the northern New England desk at 207-772-4157. For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.
A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking news and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date.
For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.
GAS STATION SHOOTING: Police in Arkansas have arrested two men in connection with the fatal shooting of a military serviceman who’d tried to stop an armed robbery at a gas station.
MAINE STANDOFF DEATHS: Maine State Police say a man apparently shot and killed his 14-month-old son before fatally shooting himself following a standoff.
STRANDED HIKERS: Maine game wardens say they rescued two hikers stranded on a trail overnight.
BUGGY BILL: The drivers of horse-drawn carriages in Maine may have to start using reflectors under legislation that lawmakers are considering.
SALMON FARMING: A Norwegian company that wants to build a large salmon farming operation in Maine says it’s going to meet with the public next week to give residents an idea of the project’s progress.
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