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

September 19, 2018

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. Jeff Baenen 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This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these plans are subject to change.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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WISCONSIN SHOOTING

MIDDLETON, Wis. —The lone suspect in a southeast Wisconsin workplace shooting Wednesday morning has died after being shot by responding officers, according to police. By Todd Richmond and Scott Bauer. SENT: 620 words, photos. Will be updated.

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WISCONSIN SHOOTING-THE LATEST

ELECTION 2018-GOVERNOR-WISCONSIN

MADISON, Wis. — As Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker fights for his political life, some of the most devastating attacks aren’t coming from Democrats. They’re coming from a handful of former top officials from his own administration, and they’re public. By Scott Bauer. SENT: 860 words.

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ELECTION 2018-GOVERNOR-EVERS

AROUND THE STATE:

ELECTION 2018-HOUSE-ANGRY MOM

MADISON, Wis. — The mother of Wisconsin congressional candidate Randy Bryce doesn’t like to see her sons fighting. That’s why she’s calling for an attack ad featuring Randy’s brother James to be taken off the air. By Scott Bauer. SENT: 490 words, photos.

WASTING DISEASE

MADISON, Wis. — A powerful Republican legislator is trying to derail new regulations that Gov. Scott Walker ordered to help slow the spread of chronic wasting disease in deer. The regulations require deer farmers to upgrade fencing by next year and impose a general ban on moving deer carcasses out of CWD-affected counties. The rules are set to take effect Oct. 1. By Todd Richmond. SENT: 740 words.

ELECTION 2018-WISCONSIN LEGISLATURE

MADISON, Wis. — A black legislative candidate says she feels humiliated after police in Wisconsin stopped her and questioned her while she was campaigning door-to-door. The Capital Times reported Wednesday that a man called police in August to report a group of black people were sitting in a silver car in his Madison neighborhood. He said he believed they were waiting for drugs. SENT: 330 words.

IN BRIEF:

FLOODING-GREEN BAY, EXPLOSIVES INVESTIGATION

SPORTS:

REDS-BREWERS

MILWAUKEE — Cincinnati plays Milwaukee at Miller Park. Game time 6:40 p.m. CDT.

PACKERS

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Now that the Green Bay Packers been through a week in which Aaron Rodgers wore a brace on his left knee, they should have a better of what to expect out of their star quarterback this weekend in Washington. Upcoming: 500 words, photos by 5 p.m. CDT.

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