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AP-WV--West Virginia News Coverage Advisory 9 am, WV

October 10, 2018

Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in West Virginia. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the Charleston bureau at 304-346-0897 or chwpr@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 A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 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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Federal jurors are expected to start weighing criminal charges against suspended West Virginia Supreme Court Justice Allen Loughry, who is accused of using his office for his own benefit.

In Brief:

DEPUTIES THREATENED, from FAIRMONT, W.Va. — A West Virginia woman is accused of trying to steal a car, threatening to drink deputies’ blood and hiding a knife in her buttocks.

JOINT REPLACEMENTS, from MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — A medical service organization will provide free joint replacements at West Virginia University Medicine later this year.

NATURAL GAS BILLS, from CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Almost all natural gas customers in West Virginia will be seeing a reduction in part of their rates starting next month.


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