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BC-UT--Utah News Coverage Advisory, UT

March 20, 2019

Good morning. Here’s an updated look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Utah.

Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the Salt Lake City bureau at 801-322-3405 or apsaltlake@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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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. All times are Mountain.

Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.

TOP STORIES:

WWII PILOT BURIED

SALT LAKE CITY _ The remains of a World War II pilot shot down in Germany have arrived back in his home state of Utah, where they’re expected to be buried on Thursday. UPCOMING: About 300 words.

IN BRIEF:

_ JOHN PINTO-HONORARY DEGREE: New Mexico state Sen. John Pinto, one of the longest-serving Native American legislators in U.S. history, is set to be recognized with an honorary degree from Navajo Technical University.

SPORTS:

BKN--JAZZ-KNICKS

NEW YORK _ The Utah Jazz visit the New York Knicks.

OLY--SKATEBOARDING TEAM

VISTA, Calif. — There’s always been a rebelliousness and a bit of an attitude to skateboarding, and now there’s credibility. That’s what being added to the Olympics will do for a sport, and that was the vibe when USA Skateboarding announced its first-ever national team of eight men and eight women, including stars Nyjah Huston, Brighton Zeuner and Tom Schaar. By Bernie Wilson. SENT: 910 words, photos.

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