Good morning! Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up today in West Virginia. Questions about today's coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the Charleston bureau at 304-346-0897 or chwpr@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 A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date.

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HUNTINGTON POLICE CHIEF, with HUNTINGTON, W.Va. — Huntington interim police chief Hank Dial has been recommended for the job on a permanent basis.

PEACE OFFICERS-FLAGS, with CHARLESTON, W.Va. — Flags are being lowered throughout West Virginia in honor of peace officers.

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