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BC-WI--Wisconsin News Digest 1:30 pm, WI

April 1, 2019

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 dglass@ap.org. Ivan Moreno is on the desk.

This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these plans are subject to change.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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TOP STORY:

MICHIGAN PIPELINE

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. _ A federal judge has ordered a government agency to take a closer look at pipeline company Enbridge’s plans for dealing with a potential oil spill in the waterway connecting Lakes Huron and Michigan. The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration previously approved the Canadian company’s spill response plans for areas traversed by Line 5, which carries oil from Superior, Wisconsin, to Sarnia, Ontario. By John Flesher. SENT: 130 words. Developing.

AROUND THE STATE:

PEARL HARBOR CASUALTY-FUNERAL

LA CROSSE, Wis. _ The remains of a Navy seaman who died in the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor will finally be brought home to Wisconsin for burial. The remains of Navy Seaman 1st Class George E. Naegle were identified last year. A funeral service will be held next month, on Armed Forces Day, in La Crosse. UPCOMING: 300 words.

IN BRIEF:

WISCONSIN LAME-DUCK LAWSUIT, THEATER-JOHN LEGUIZAMO, RIVER RESCUE

SPORTS:

BREWERS-REDS

Milwaukee plays Cincinnati at Great American Ball Park.

BUCKS-NETS

The Milwaukee Bucks try to bounce back from an overtime loss in Atlanta when they visit the Brooklyn Nets. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos.

THIS WEEK IN BASEBALL

Lorenzo Cain robbed Jose Martinez of a tying home run for the final out of Milwaukee’s 5-4 win over St. Louis on opening day. Martinez’s pinch-hit drive nearly cleared the wall in right-center, but Cain brought the ball back, giving the Brewers the victory. By Noah Trister. SENT: 630 words, photos.

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