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AP-AR--Arkansas News Digest 1:30 pm, AR

November 12, 2018

Hello! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Arkansas. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Little Rock bureau aparkansas@ap.org or 1-800-715-7291.

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FROM AP MEMBERS:

JAILED JUVENILES

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — County records show Pulaski County is on pace to jail 5 percent more children this year than 2017. The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports that 513 youths were locked up at the Pulaski County Juvenile Detention Center between January and October, compared to 486 during the same months last year. 300 words.

IN BRIEF:

— WINTER STORM-PLAINS — An early season winter storm has dumped up to 7 inches of snow in the Texas Panhandle and lesser amounts in the western half of Oklahoma as it moves toward Arkansas.

— HUNTER KILLED — The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission says a hunter was shot and killed by another hunter in western Arkansas.

IN SPORTS:

BASKETBALL:

BKC--UC DAVIS-ARKANSAS

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — Arkansas, coming off a narrow loss to Texas to open the season, plays its home opener against UC Davis. By Andrew Epperson. UPCOMING: 600 words. Game starts 7 p.m. CST.

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