AP-WA--Washington News Coverage Advisory, WA
Our news coverage plans. 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A reminder, this information is not for publication or broadcast and these coverage plans are subject to change.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. Advisories, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date. Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.
ELECTION 2018-WASHINGTON-THINGS TO KNOW
The crowded Washington state ballot for Tuesday’s election includes four initiatives, 10 congressional races, a U.S. Senate seat and more than 100 legislative contests. SENT: 400 words. AP Photos.
ELECTION 2018-BALLOT COUNTING-WEST COAST
The election often doesn’t end on election night on the West Coast, where a majority of voters cast their ballots by mail or drop box. And with competitive congressional races in Washington state and California, the outcome of any close race could take days to determine. SENT: 500 words. AP Photos.
— SOLDIER TRAINING DEATH: Joint Base Lewis-McChord soldier killed in training accident
— SEATTLE RIDERSHIP NUMBERS: Uber, Lyft on pace to reach 31M trips in Seattle this year
— WINTER SHELTER-CAPACITY: Winter shelter at capacity, seeing increase in seniors
— TREE POACHERS: Poachers caught cutting trees on Washington forest land