AP-ND--North Dakota News Digest 1:30 pm, ND
Aug. 01, 2018
Here's a look at AP's general news coverage in North Dakota. 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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AROUND THE STATE:
OMAHA, Neb. — Economic growth is still slowing in nine Midwestern and Plains states amid trade and tariff disputes, according to a monthly survey report released Wednesday. The Mid-America Business Conditions Index declined to 57.0 in July, from 61.8 in June and 67.3 in May, the report states. It's still the 20th straight month that the index remained above 50. Survey organizers say any score above 50 suggests growth. SENT: 310 words.
STANDOFF-ROLETTE, MISSING BERTHOLD WOMAN, NORTH DAKOTA SUBMARINE, STATE FAIR-ENTERTAINMENT
MINNEAPOLIS — Cleveland, with a nine-game lead over Minnesota in the AL Central, starts Carlos Carrasco in the series finale against the Twins. Adalberto Mejia goes for the home team. By Dave Campbell.
MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota Lynx have expressed little concern about their ability to recover from an unusually rough start, and with nine games to go they're in great shape for grabbing one of the top two seeds in the playoffs that come with a double bye. By Dave Campbell. UPCOMING: 450 words, by 5 p.m. EDT.
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