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BC-MN--Minnesota News Digest 1:30 pm, MN

May 21, 2019

Here’s a look at AP’s general news coverage in Minnesota. Questions about coverage plans go to News Editor Doug Glass at 612-332-2727 or dglass@ap.org. Jeff Baenen is on the desk.

This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking 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.

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TOP STORY:

LEGISLATURE

ST. PAUL, Minn. _ The Minnesota Legislature is headed into overtime. Legislators adjourned their regular session at midnight, but so much work remains that they’ll need to come back in special session in the days ahead. It’s just not clear when. Gov. Tim Walz and leaders of the House and Senate struck and overall budget agreement Sunday evening, but conference committees didn’t have enough time to complete work on major budget bills by the adjournment deadline. By Steve Karnowski. SENT: 130 words. Developing.

IN BRIEF:

AIRPORT-DOMINICAN REPUBLIC, LEECH LAKE DROWNING, CANAL CLEANUP-INDIANA, POLICE SHOOTING-MINNEAPOLIS

SPORTS:

TWINS-ANGELS

ANAHEIM, Calif. _Michael Pineda takes the hill for the Minnesota Twins, who have gone 4-1 so far on their seven-game road trip. Trevor Cahill, who has allowed 14 home runs, gets the start for the Los Angeles Angels. By Joe Reedy. UPCOMING. 700 words, photos, Game starts at 7:05 p.m. PDT

TIMBERWOLVES-SAUNDERS

MINNEAPOLIS _ The Minnesota Timberwolves are determined to modernize their approach with the millennial player in mind, and that made Ryan Saunders the natural pick to be their next head coach, no matter his family tie to the organization. By Dave Campbell. UPCOMING: 650 words, by 5 p.m. EDT.

BIG TEN TOURNAMENT

OMAHA, Neb. _ Indiana is the top seed for the Big Ten Tournament, which returns to TD Ameritrade Park for the second straight year. By Eric Olson. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos, by 4 p.m.

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