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BC-WV--West Virginia News Coverage Advisory 9 am, WV

April 9, 2019

Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in West Virginia. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the Charleston bureau at 304-346-0897 or chwpr@ap.org. A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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. For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.

Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.

In Brief:

GOVERNOR’S HOME-LAWSUIT, from CHARLESTON, W.Va. _ A hearing has been scheduled for a lawsuit over whether West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice should be required to live in the state’s capital of Charleston.

MEDICAL CENTER-INFO ERROR, from MARTINSBURG, W.Va. _ The U.S. Veterans Health Administration says some personal information involving more than 4,800 veterans who received health care at a West Virginia medical center was mistakenly sent to other patients.

GUN-AIRPORT, from HUNTINGTON, W.Va. _ Officials say a man was caught with a loaded handgun at a West Virginia airport checkpoint.


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