AP-WI--Wisconsin News Digest 1:30 pm, WI
Here’s a look at AP’s general news coverage in Wisconsin. Questions about coverage plans go to News Editor Doug Glass at 612-332-2727 or email@example.com. Jeff Baenen is on the desk.
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MADISON, Wis. — Wisconsin Democrats are worried their Republican rivals will find a way to remove Gov.-elect Tony Evers from the all-important legislative redistricting process. By Todd Richmond. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 700 words.
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LANSING, Mich. — The Michigan Senate plans Wednesday to pass a bill authorizing the Mackinac Bridge Authority to build and oversee a tunnel that would house a new oil pipeline in the waterway connecting Lakes Michigan and Huron. The legislation would help implement Gov. Rick Snyder’s plan to replace an existing pipeline, but is opposed by environmentalists and others. By David Eggert. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 500 words by 4 p.m. CT.
UNIVERSITY-PORN STAR, WISCONSIN REPUBLICAN PARTY, KANGAROO KILLED, PARKING LOT HOMICIDE
MILWAUKEE — The Chicago Bulls visit the Milwaukee Bucks. Game starts at 7 p.m. CT.
Dwayne Haskins Jr. has been throwing touchdown passes and wowing NFL scouts all season, but the Ohio State quarterback didn’t become a fully legitimate leader in his coach’s eyes until he showed he could run the ball when the going got tough. Now having won Urban Meyer’s full respect, Haskins leads the No. 6 Buckeyes against No. 21 Northwestern in the Big Ten Championship on Saturday. By Mitch Stacy. UPCOMING: 660 words, photos by 3 p.m. CT.
NORTHERN ILLINOIS-GREEN BAY
GREEN BAY, Wis. — Northern Illinois plays Green Bay at Resch Center. Game starts at 7 p.m. CT.
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