BC-WI--Wisconsin News Digest, WI
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 email@example.com. Dave Kolpack is on the desk, to be followed by Blake Nicholson at 5 a.m.
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AROUND THE STATE:
EXCHANGE-BIKE PATH IMPROVEMENTS
MADISON, Wis. — The rugged abundance of rocks and tree roots jutting from the dirt trails at Blue Mound State Park still jar bicyclists’ bones and rattle their teeth. But at least it’s no longer so easy to get lost, thanks to volunteers who have replaced dozens of trail signs that had become worn — and in some cases, just plain wrong — as routes changed over the years. An AP Member Exchange by Steven Verburg, Wisconsin State Journal. SENT: 765 words.
BIG TEN-RIVALRY GAMES
MADISON, Wis. — Barry Alvarez was pacing the sideline as coach the last time that Wisconsin lost Paul Bunyan’s Axe to Minnesota. It was 2003, but the empty feeling that comes with losing the rivalry game remains fresh. Losing stings. By Genaro C. Armas. Sent: 700 words, photos.
BIG TEN THIS WEEK
Signs point to a breakthrough for Jim Harbaugh and Michigan against Ohio State. The Wolverines have lost six straight and 13 of the past 14 meetings but is four-point road favorite. By College Football Writer Eric Olson. 500 words, photos.
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