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BC-WA--Washington News Coverage Advisory, WA

May 28, 2019

Our news coverage plans for Washington. If you have questions or suggestions about the report, please call the Seattle bureau at 206-682-1812 or 1-800-552-7694. The West Regional Desk can be reached at (602) 417-2400.

A reminder, this information is not for publication or broadcast and these coverage plans are subject to change.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. Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.

Washington at 4:18 p.m.

MACKENZIE BEZOS-GIVING PLEDGE

MacKenzie Bezos, who finalized her divorce from Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos earlier this year, is pledging to give away half her fortune to charity. By Joseph Pisani. SENT: 440 words. AP Photos.

RECORD BIGHORN-TRIBAL HARVEST

BOISE, Idaho —The Idaho Department of Fish and Game will not recognize as a state record a bighorn sheep that was killed nearly three years ago by a Nez Perce Tribe member because the agency said the ram was shot in violation of state hunting regulations, even though those regulations do not apply to tribe members hunting on ancestral lands. By Keith Ridler. SENT: 830 words.

SPORTS:

BBA--RANGERS-MARINERS

SEATTLE _ Marco Gonzales seeks his first win since April 25 when the Seattle Mariners face the Texas rangers on Tuesday night. Gonzales is 0-4 in his past five starts. UPCOMING: Game at 7:10 p.m. PT. 700 words.

HKN--OILERS COACH

EDMONTON, Alberta — The Edmonton Oilers hired NHL veteran Dave Tippett as their next head coach Tuesday, the first big move for new general manager Ken Holland. SENT: 570 words. With AP photos.

NV BBM-PCL PLAYER RENO’S TOMAS: Reno’s Tomas PCL Player of Week with 7 HRs, 4 in 1 game.

BKN--NAISMITH CLASSIC: Toronto tripleheader includes Tennessee-Washington matchup.

IN BRIEF:

_TRUMP HEALTH CARE RELIGIOUS BELIEFS: Washington is latest state to sue over Trump health rule.

_SWIMMER HOSPITALIZED: Teen dies after rescue near Seattle’s Magnuson Park.

_WOLVES FEDERAL PROTECTION: Dozens of members of Congress support delisting of wolves.

_BUS COMPANY-SAFETY VIOLATIONS: Washington state regulators fine charter school bus company.

_SEATTLE SHOOTINGS: 3 children, 1 woman shot in Seattle.

_OFFICER SHOT-MOUNT VERNON: Man accused of shooting police officer heads to trial.

_IDAHO-FIREWORKS WRECK: Vigil set for Idaho teen killed in wreck involving fireworks.

_SPOKANE-AMAZON: Groundbreaking ceremony to expand road near Amazon facility.

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