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A reminder, this information is not for publication or broadcast and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.
SEATTLE - Updated results from state legislative races as Democrats seek to increase their majority in Olympia. By Lisa Baumann. DEVELOPING. AP Photos.
SEATTLE - Authorities say the Seattle airport ground crew worker who stole an empty commercial airplane had apparently searched online for flight instruction videos before he took off on a dizzying ride that soon crashed into a small island. By Sally Ho. DEVELOPING. AP Photos.
SEATTLE - Dairon Asprilla scored the deciding penalty as the Portland Timbers survived a wild second half and extra time to defeat the Seattle Sounders 4-2 in a shootout and advance to the MLS Western Conference finals. By Tim Booth SENT: 800 words. AP Photos.
AUBURN, Ala. — No. 11 Auburn hosts No. 25 Washington after both teams opened with easy wins. By John Zenor. UPCOMING: 550 words, photos. Game starts 8:30 p.m. CT.
—METHAMPHETAMIN SEIZURE: Authorities seize $147K worth of meth during traffic stop.
—GUN DATABASE-RECORDS-BACKLOG: Washington state gun database absent more than 500K records.
—CONTAMINATED WATER WELL: Water well closed after higher level of chemicals detected.
—SEATTLE-TACOMA AIRPORT SECURITY: Program allows visitors past airport security without ticket.