AP-IA--Iowa News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, IA
Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Iowa. Questions about coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the Des Moines Bureau at 515-243-3281 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Iowa News Editor Scott McFetridge also can be reached at 515-243-3281 or email@example.com.
A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 Central. For up-to-the-minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.
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DES MOINES — The 2018 midterms are barely history, but the next campaign is already in full swing in Iowa, home to the first caucus of the 2020 Democratic presidential nominating campaign. By Thomas Beaumont. SENT: 690 words.
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BURLINGTON BUILDING FIRE — The owner of a historic downtown Burlington building that was damaged last summer by a fire say he’ll tear down the structure and plans to build something new. UPCOMING: 250 words.
CEDAR RAPIDS ARSON — A woman has been accused of setting two fires in Cedar Rapids.
RACIAL PROFILING-IOWA — The Des Moines City Council has been urged to adopt a ban on racial profiling by police.
LAHAINA, Hawaii — Top-ranked Duke remains undefeated at Maui Invitational with 90-64 rout over San Diego State. Blue Devils will face a difficult test in the semifinals against No. 8 Auburn
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