AP-MN--Minnesota News Digest 1:30 pm, MN
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Jeff Baenen is on the desk.
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MINNEAPOLIS — Officials from Minnesota’s Bureau of Criminal Apprehension have a community meeting as activists press for answers in the death of a 31-year-old black man shot by police. By Youssef Rddad. SENT: 130 words overnight. Will be updated from meeting that starts at 6 p.m. AP Photos pursuing.
AROUND THE STATE:
MINNEAPOLIS — A Minneapolis man says he suffered breathing problems and needed emergency care after suburban police allegedly asked paramedics to inject him with the powerful sedative ketamine three years ago. UPCOMING: 250-300 words.
ST. ANTHONY, Minn. — Minnesota’s oldest living person has added another candle to her birthday cake. Evelyn Kleine turned 111 years old this week at a community home in St. Anthony where she is a bingo and cribbage champ. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 250 words, photos.
BOULDER DEATHS, MINNESOTA FLOODING, CONSTRUCTION ERROR-INTERSTATE RAMP
MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Twins open a four-game series at home against Tampa Bay, sending Kyle Gibson to the mound. Blake Snell pitches for the Rays, having won four straight starts with just two runs allowed in his last 28 2/3 innings. By Dave Campbell. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Game starts at 8:10 p.m. EDT.
THAILAND CAVE-COACHES AND TRUST
The day-to-day pearls of wisdom imparted by coaches to players — from youth sports, to high school, to college and even the pros — are well-known: Try your hardest, don’t lose focus, support your teammates, keep your chin up. Sometimes, heeding that advice can lead to winning a game or a championship. In the case of the 12 youth soccer players trapped in a flooded cave in Thailand, it may have helped save their lives. “The lesson isn’t always the outcome,” said John Tauer, the title-winning basketball coach at Division III University of St. Thomas in Minnesota, who also teaches social psychology. By Eddie Pells. SENT: 760 words.
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