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This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these plans are subject to change.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

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TOP STORY:

OIL PIPELINE-SECURITY

BISMARCK, N.D. — A North Dakota judge hears arguments on whether he should reconsider his decision not to ban from the state a North Carolina-based company hired by the developer of the Dakota Access oil pipeline. North Dakota's Private Investigative and Security Board maintains that a court injunction keeping TigerSwan out of the state is necessary for it to do its "core function" of protecting the public from illegal activity. By Blake Nicholson. UPCOMING: 450 words. Developing from 2:30 p.m. hearing.

AROUND THE STATE:

PLANT SAVED

ABERDEEN, S.D. — Molded Fiber Glass in Aberdeen was in a state of uncertainty, having run out of orders and filed what looked to be one of South Dakota's biggest round of layoffs. But Molded Fiber Glass executives have landed a multi-year order that will keep the company open for years to come. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 250 words.

IN BRIEF:

SIOUX FALLS-SCHOOL VOTE, CHURCH FIRE, POLICE DOG ATTACK

SPORTS:

TWINS-BLUE JAYS

TORONTO — Jose Berrios (9-7, 3.68) takes the mound as Minnesota tries to win two in a row in Toronto. Ryan Borucki (0-1, 3.52), making his fifth big-league start, will go for the Blue Jays. UPCOMING: 650 words, photos. 6 p.m. CT start.

AROUND THE WNBA

As the WNBA heads into the All-Star Break this week, it's been a strong first few months of play. By Basketball Writer Doug Feinberg. UPCOMING: 600 words by 1 p.m.

BIG TEN-MEDIA DAYS

CHICAGO — Wisconsin's success is about as ho-hum as their leader's personality. All the Badgers do is win under no-nonsense, coach-next-door Paul Chryst. The rest of the Big Ten West will be looking to take down Wisconsin — again. By Genaro C. Armas. Upcoming: 600 words, photos.

IN BRIEF:

VIKINGS-SPARANO, OKLAHOMA ST-MINNESOTA-STADIUM GAME

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