AP-WI--Wisconsin News Digest 1:30 pm, 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 firstname.lastname@example.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This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these plans are subject to change.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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MADISON, Wis. — Democratic gubernatorial candidate Mahlon Mitchell scored a major union endorsement Thursday, while another candidate closed the door on the possibility she might quit the race to seek another state Senate term. By Scott Bauer. SENT: 470 words.
AROUND THE STATE:
MILWAUKEE — Too much rain has slowed spring planting to a crawl in some areas of Wisconsin, in a year in which there are big fears about profitability. Nationwide, net farm income has fallen more than 50 percent since 2013, and it’s expected to drop another 6.7 percent this year to the lowest level since 2006, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 300 words.
CONGRESS-BRYCE, WISCONSIN UNEMPLOYMENT, OFFICER-INVOLVED SHOOTING, TEACHER ACCUSED, STUDENT-STUN GUN ARREST
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