BC-VT--Vermont News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, VT
Vermont news from The Associated Press for Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019.
Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Vermont. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the northern New England desk at 802-229-0577.
A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 news 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
MONTPELIER, Vt. _ The newly elected Democratically controlled Vermont Legislature is set to return to Montpelier and leaders say they hope to be able to work on social issues with GOP Gov. Phil Scott, who last year vetoed a series of bills such as a $15 minimum wage and paid family leave. By Wilson Ring. UPCOMING: 500 words by 5 p.m.
HOTEL-STABBING: Police in Vermont are investigating the stabbing and shooting of a man who was found in a hotel room.
WINTER WEATHER: The first part of a wintry one-two punch is going to create a messy commute across northern New England.
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