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AP-UT--Utah News Advisory, UT

August 27, 2018

Good morning. Here’s an updated look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Utah.

Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the Salt Lake City bureau at 801-322-3405 or apsaltlake@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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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. All times are Mountain.

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

TOP STORIES:

LESBIAN COUPLE-POSTHUMOUS MARRIAGE

SALT LAKE CITY — A 74-year-old woman cried tears of joy last week when a Utah state judge took the rare step of declaring her and her longtime lesbian partner legally married just months after her wife died. ”“I’m a married woman. I’ve waited 50 years,” Bonnie Foerster said through tears, The Salt Lake Tribune reports. UPCOMING: 300 words by 2 p.m.

IN BRIEF:

—BUS-SHOTS FIRED: Authorities say nobody was hurt when someone fired multiple shots at a Utah Transit Authority bus and a construction truck in Fruit Heights.

—MARIJUANA-HOUSE FIRE: Logan Police say a man set his couch on fire and burned his hands after he put his marijuana ashes in a paper bag.

—TEEN STABBED: Police in Salt Lake City are investigating the fatal stabbing of a teenage boy.

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