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BC-HI--Hawaii News Coverage Advisory, 9:45 am, HI

January 29, 2019

Here’s a look at AP Hawaii’s latest coverage plans, top stories and promotable content. A reminder this digest is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.

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Hawaii at 10 a.m.



HONOLULU _ A Hawaii lawmaker is pushing to add the mineral fluoride to the state’s public water systems in an effort to promote better dental health. Democratic state Sen. Karl Rhoads has sponsored legislation that would require the state’s major public water suppliers to fluoridate drinking water. SENT: 270 words.


HONOLULU _ University of Hawaii officials have proposed reducing tuition for the next school and freezing it through the 2022-23 school year. The proposal would reverse previously approved tuition increases amid concerns about the university’s affordability for Hawaii residents. SENT: 260 words.


_ HAWAII-DEADLY CAR CRASH _ Car slams into Honolulu intersection; 3 dead, 5 injured

_ MEASLES OUTBREAK _ Kids traveling from Washington develop measles in Hawaii

_ FATAL POLICE SHOOTING _ Honolulu police shoot, kill suspect who drove toward officer


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