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AP-WI--Wisconsin News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, WI

August 28, 2018

Good morning. Here’s how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Wisconsin. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to Doug Glass at (800) 552-7250 or (612) 332-2727 or apminneapolis@ap.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This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these plans are subject to change.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.



MILWAUKEE — Another round of storms triggered flash flood warnings overnight across Wisconsin. The National Weather Service says the western counties of La Crosse, Vernon and Monroe were particularly hard hit with 5 to 11 inches of rain. Authorities say there are evacuations taking place in the Coon Valley area. SENT: 130 words. Developing.


CINCINNATI — The Brewers and Reds open a three-game series, with Junior Guerra (6-8) facing Anthony DeSclafani. The Brewers have slid to third place in the NL Central. By Joe Kay. Game starts at 7:10 p.m.


MADISON, Wis. — On the field, the suspension of two key receivers had a trickle-down effect on the rest of the team. A.J. Taylor and Kendric Pryor will have to pick up the slack at No. 4 Wisconsin, at least for the season’s first two games. By Genaro C. Armas. Upcoming: 600 words, photos by 4 p.m. CT


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