AP-WA--Washington News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, WA
Sep. 13, 2018
Good morning. Our news coverage plans Thursday. If you have questions or suggestions about the report, please call the Seattle bureau at 206-682-1812 or 1-800-552-7694.
RELOCATING MOUNTAIN GOATS
SEATTLE — A five-year effort to rid Olympic National Park of its mountain goats got under way this week as park officials and others began capturing and airlifting the animals by helicopters out of the park to other forests. By Phuong Le. UPCOMING: 500 words by 3 p.m. With AP Photos.
SAN FRANCISCO — The mayor of Paris and other top officials who were instrumental in securing the landmark 2015 U.N. climate accord open a California summit by talking about the importance of continuing the path to clean energy, despite President Donald Trump's withdrawal of the United States from the pact. By Janie Har. With AP Photos.
ANAHEIM, Calif. — The Los Angeles Angels look to get back over the .500 mark when they open a four-game series against the Seattle Mariners. By Joe Reedy. UPCOMING. 650 words. Game starts at 10:07 EDT.
RENTON, Wash. — Maybe the biggest concern about the overhauled Seattle Seahawks defense entering the season was where would the pass rush come from. It proved to be true in the opener when the Seahawks had just one sack and very little pressure. By Tim Booth. UPCOMING: 550 words. By 4 p.m. PT.
—FATAL FIRE-EVERETT: A 29-year-old man was found dead in a vehicle inside a garage after a fire was reported at a home in Everett.
—WALMART-JET-NIKE: Walmart-owned Jet.com will soon sell Nike products on its site as it seeks to catch up with Amazon.
—CHURCH DEACON-SEX ASSAULT: A Richland man who served as a church deacon for 30 years is going to prison for sexually assaulting two girls.
—COACH VIDEOTAPING PLAYERS: Police say an assistant basketball coach who was under investigation for videotaping players while they showered has been found dead.
—COWLITZ COUNTY KILLING: A Washington state man accused of a 1986 killing in Longview has been ordered to receive anti-psychotic medication against his will.
—JAIL ASSAULTS-CLALLAM COUNTY: A jail in northwest Washington state has seen a surge in assaults on staff by inmates.