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AP-KY--Kentucky News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, KY

June 12, 2018

Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at 502-583-7718 or aplouisville@ap.org. Becky Yonker is on the desk. News editor Scott Stroud can be reached at sstroud@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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 and digests will keep you up to date. All times are Eastern unless noted otherwise.

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

Top Stories:

In Brief:

POLICE CHIEF-SEWAGE, from LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A Kentucky police chief’s office was flooded with raw sewage when authorities say inmates held at police headquarters flushed jumpsuits, bedding and other materials down the toilets.

WILDLIFE COMMISSION, from FRANKFORT, Ky. — A meeting is planned this month to choose nominees for a seat on the Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Commission.

SUMMER FOOD PROGRAM, from LOUISVILLE, Ky. — Kentucky’s largest school system is giving out free breakfast and lunch to children during the summer.


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