AP-KY--Kentucky News Digest 1:35 pm, KY
Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Beth Campbell is on the desk. News editor Scott Stroud can be reached at email@example.com. A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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. If circumstances change before 6 p.m., a new digest will be sent reflecting those developments. All times are Eastern.
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OWINGSVILLE, Ky. — Former Vice President Joe Biden is in Kentucky Friday to campaign for Amy McGrath, a Democrat running for the state’s sixth district congressional seat against Andy Barr, the Republican incumbent. Biden will visit a fish fry at a high school in Bath County, Kentucky.
—GOVERNOR’S ADMINISTRATION-RECORDS, from Louisville: A Kentucky appeals court has ruled that Gov. Matt Bevin’s administration should hand over records identifying shareholders of a company planning to build a state-subsidized $1.5 billion aluminum rolling mill near Ashland.
—TEEN-ROBBERY, from Hopkinsville: A Kentucky woman is protesting her 15-year-old son’s 10-year prison sentence for robbery and handgun possession.
—MARSHAL NOMINATION, from Louisville: President Donald Trump is nominating a Kentucky police lieutenant to be U.S. marshal in the state’s Western District.
—NEW MED SCHOOL, from Bowling Green: Kentucky’s newest medical school has opened its building in Bowling Green, a joint effort by Western Kentucky University, the University of Kentucky and Med Center Health.
—SOLDIERS DEPLOY, from Fort Knox: A contingent of soldiers from Fort Knox is preparing to deploy to Afghanistan.
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