BC-SD--South Dakota News Digest, 1:30 pm, SD
Here’s a look at AP’s general news coverage in South Dakota. Questions about coverage plans go to News Editor Doug Glass at 612-332-2727 or email@example.com. Dave Kolpack 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This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these plans are subject to change.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.
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Blizzard warnings were posted from Colorado to Minnesota on Wednesday and wildfires were a concern in New Mexico, Texas and Oklahoma as the second so-called “bomb cyclone” storm in less than a month hit the central U.S., raising the prospect of renewed flooding in the already drenched Midwest. The storm was impacting flights, schools and sporting events. By Blake Nicholson. SENT: 625 words. Will be updated. With AP Photos, video.
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MISSING GIRL-SOUTH DAKOTA
ROCKERVILLE, S.D. _ Reports from two regulatory agencies are critical of how staff at the Black Hills Children’s Home responded after a young girl fled from the facility, a runaway who remains missing and is feared dead. The government reports say the Children’s Home staff should have called 911 immediately after 9-year-old Serenity Dennard disappeared Feb. 3, instead of waiting an hour and 41 minutes. SENT: 350 words.
NEW YORK _ Noah Syndergaard makes his third start for the Mets, trying again for his first win, when he faces Jake Odorizzi and the Twins. By Ben Walker. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Game starts 7:10 p.m.
MINNEAPOLIS _ The Minnesota Timberwolves announce they’ll open up a search for a new president of basketball operations, with the fates of general manager Scott Layden and interim coach Ryan Saunders yet to be finalized. By Dave Campbell. UPCOMING: 400 words, by 4 p.m. EST.
DENVER _ The Denver Nuggets wrap up the regular season against Minnesota on Wednesday night before heading to their first playoff series in six years. By Arnie Stapleton. Upcoming. 600 words, photos.
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