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BC-OH--Ohio News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, OH

June 11, 2018

Good morning. Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Ohio. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP Columbus bureau at 614-885-2727 or APColumbus@ap.org. Lisa Cornwell is on the desk. Interim AP Ohio news editor Andrew Welsh-Huggins can be reached at 800-762-4841 or 614-885-2727 or awelsh@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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 and digests will keep you up to date. All times are Eastern.

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

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TOP STORIES:

OHIO ATTORNEY GENERAL’S RACE-OPIOIDS

COLUMBUS — Ohio’s Democratic attorney general candidate is facing a potential conflict of interest that could affect his ability to prosecute the pharmaceutical industry in the state’s lawsuit over the opioid crisis if he is elected. By Julie Carr Smyth. SENT: 560 words. AP Photos.

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BRIEFS:

MISSING KAYAKER: Ohio officials are searching for a person who went missing after his kayak overturned on the Great Miami River.

TRAPPED STUDENT DEATH: City officials are continuing their efforts to review and correct flaws behind the failed response to a 16-year-old student who died trapped in a minivan parked near his school.

FATAL ROLLOVER CRASH: An Ohio man has died iafter his vehicle rolled over several times in a crash and landed on top of him.

OHIO FAIRS-HYGIENE: As Ohio’s fair season begins, authorities are urging people to use good hygiene to protect themselves from viruses and other illnesses while visiting livestock exhibits.

COLLEGE-FOUR-YEAR DEGREE: A community college in western Ohio will offer its first four-year degree starting next year.

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SPORTS

BBA--INDIANS-WHITE SOX

CHICAGO — Carlos Carrasco (7-4) gets the start as the first-place Indians take on the AL Central rival White Sox in the first of a four-game series. Game time: 8:10 p.m. AP Photos planned.

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If you have stories of regional or statewide interest, please email them to APColumbus@ap.org. If you have photos of regional or statewide interest, please send them to the AP state photo center in New York, 888-273-6867. For technical issues, contact AP Customer Support at apcustomersupport@ap.org or 877-836-9477.

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