AP-WI--Wisconsin News Digest 1:30 pm, WI
Aug. 27, 2018
Here's a look at AP's general news coverage in Wisconsin. Questions about coverage plans go to News Editor Doug Glass at 612-332-2727 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Jeff Baenen is on the desk.
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MADISON, Wis. — Foxconn Technology Group announced Monday it would invest $100 million in engineering and innovation research at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, one of the largest gifts in university history that comes as the Taiwan-based electronics giant is building its first North American factory in southeast Wisconsin. Foxconn CEO Terry Gou and UW-Madison Chancellor Rebecca Blank signed an agreement that also calls for creating a science and technology institute on the UW-Madison campus. By Scott Bauer. SENT: 625 words.
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AROUND THE STATE:
FRACK SAND DEMAND
MADISON, Wis. — Demand for the frack sand so prevalent in western Wisconsin is expected to be "extreme" in coming years, according to a new report. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 200-300 words.
DRUG POUCHES, MADISON HOME INVASION, WISCONSIN FLOODING
GREEN BAY, Wis. — A pregame injury on Friday to rookie Oren Burks, however minor, highlights the lack of experience and depth at inside linebacker for the Green Bay Packers behind leading tackler Blake Martinez. They're already without run-stopper Jake Ryan for the year because of a knee injury. UPCOMING: 500 words by 6 p.m. CT
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