AP-RI--Rhode Island News Coverage Advisory, RI
Good morning. Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Rhode Island. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to AP Providence at 401-274-2270, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mark Pratt is on the desk until 4:30 p.m. AP New England News Editor Bill Kole can be reached at 617-357-8100 or email@example.com. AP Providence Correspondent Michelle R. Smith can be reached at 401-274-2270 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 and digests will keep you up to date. All times are Eastern.
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ELECTION 2018-RHODE ISLAND GOVERNOR-FUNDRAISING
Campaign finance reports show how much gubernatorial candidates are spending in Rhode Island. The reports are the first public filings since the primary. UPCOMING: 130 words, more on merits, by 12 p.m.
America’s recycling industry is in the dumps. A crash in the global market for recyclables is forcing communities across the nation to make hard choices about whether they can afford to keep recycling or should simply send all those bottles, cans and plastic containers to the landfill. By Mary Esch. SENT: 880 words, photos.
— TWO FOUND DEAD: Members of a Rhode Island community are fundraising for the Woonsocket boy who survived what police called a murder-suicide involving his parents. SENT.
The Boston Red Sox are preparing for the AL Championship Series against the Houston Astros.
Last season hopes were high for the Celtics in the preseason with a new-look roster that included All-Star arrivals Kyrie Irving and Gordon Hayward. Five minutes into the season opener everything changed with Hayward’s gruesome leg injury. It happened again late in the season with Irving was lost to knee surgery. With both back and healthy, Boston is embracing being called the presumptive favorites in the Eastern Conference. By Kyle Hightower. UPCOMING: 780 words by 5 p.m., photos.
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