BC-ND--North Dakota News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, ND
Good morning. Here’s how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in North Dakota. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to News Editor Doug Glass at 612-332-2727 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these plans are subject to change.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. Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.
BISMARCK, N.D. _ A deadly arctic deep freeze enveloped the Midwest with record-breaking temperatures on Wednesday, triggering widespread closures of schools and businesses, and prompting the U.S. Postal Service to take the rare step of suspending mail delivery to a wide swath of the region. By Blake Nicholson. SENT: 880 words, photos, video. Developing.
WINTER WEATHER-THE LATEST
BISMARCK, N.D. _ North Dakota lawmakers to hear testimony on competing Republican and Democratic bills on how to comply with a voter-approved constitutional amendment aimed at ethics reform. Backers call it an “anti-corruption” measure aimed at transparency. Developing.
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