Good morning. Here's how AP's general news coverage is shaping up today in South Dakota. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to News Editor Doug Glass at 612-332-2727 or dglass@ap.org.

This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these plans are subject to change.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.

UPCOMING TODAY:

UNSUPERVISED CHILDREN

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — A lack of state funding has left thousands of South Dakota children unsupervised after the school bell rings. An Argus Leader investigation found fewer out-of-school care options for parents, longer wait lists for existing programs and thousands of children LEFT to their own devices, all in a state where it's legal for a child to be left alone at any age. UPCOMING: 300 words.

TIGERS-TWINS

MINNEAPOLIS — Kyle Gibson takes the mound for Minnesota in the latest start of his resurgent season for the Twins, who take on Detroit in the second game of a four-game series. Matthew Boyd pitches for the Tigers. By Brian Hall. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Game starts at 7:10 p.m. CDT.

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