BC-VT--Vermont News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, VT
Vermont news from The Associated Press for Friday, Dec. 7, 2018.
Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Vermont. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the northern New England desk at 802-229-0577.
A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 news 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.
NEW YORK _ Democrats are hitting fast forward. The first major presidential campaign announcements could come before year’s end. The Democratic National Committee plans to announce a debate framework by then featuring 15 to 20 candidates. The first primary debate could happen as early as May, a full three months before the premiere debate of the 2016 cycle. By Steve Peoples, Bill Barrow and Will Weissert. SENT: 1,215 words, photo.
WRONG-WAY DRIVER-FATAL: Police say a wrong-way driver on Interstate 91 in Vermont has died in a three-vehicle crash that also killed another driver.
VERMONT YANKEE SALE: Vermont state regulators have given the final approval for the sale of the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant.
SPA FIRE: Police say the owners of a Vermont spa intentionally set it on fire.
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