BC-AK--Alaska News Coverage Advisory, AK
Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Alaska. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Anchorage bureau at 800-770-7549 or at email@example.com. News Editor Mark Thiessen can be reached at 907-272-7549 or firstname.lastname@example.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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories and digests will keep you up to date.
Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.
Alaska at 8:30 a.m.
JUNEAU _ The Alaska Legislature convenes Tuesday, as all eyes watch the House, which has struggled to organize a majority. By Becky Bohrer. UPCOMING: 500 words by 4 p.m.
ACROSS THE STATE:
ROGUE RODEO COW
ANCHORAGE _ A rodeo cow named Betsy has evaded capture for six months as she wanders the trails of Alaska’s biggest city, the cow’s owner said. SENT: 250 words.
_ FAIRBANKS MARIJUANA TAXES _ The city of Fairbanks and the Fairbanks North Star Borough will collect more than $1 million in taxes on marijuana for 2018.
_ EAGLE RESCUED _ Officials say an eagle is recovering after it became stranded on a power pole in downtown Sitka.
_ ALASKA AIR-JOBS _ Alaska Air Group says it plans to add more than 3,000 jobs this year, with three-fourths of the positions opening in Washington state.
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MARKETPLACE: Calling your attention to the Marketplace in AP Exchange, where you can find member-contributed content from Alaska and other states. The Marketplace is accessible on the left navigational pane of the AP Exchange home page, near the bottom. For both national and state, you can click “All” or search for content by topics such as education, politics and business.