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BC-ND--North Dakota News Digest, 1:30 pm, ND

January 16, 2019

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 dglass@ap.org. Dave Kolpack is on the desk, to be followed by Gretchen Ehlke at 5 a.m.

This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these plans are subject to change.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

For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.

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TOP STORY:

TRIBE-TAXES

BISMARCK, N.D. _ Legislation filed by Republican and Democratic leaders sets the framework for American Indian tribes in North Dakota to levy alcohol, tobacco and state sales taxes on their reservations and spend it for tribal services. But the legislation filed this week would not exempt casinos from state sales tax. Tribal leaders have called that unworkable. By James MacPherson. SENT: 545 words.

AROUND THE STATE:

EVICTED MUSEUM

MINOT, N.D. _ The North Dakota State Fair Association has set a deadline for an historical museum evicted from the premises to relocate its buildings out of town _ but the association also is offering cash if the deadline is met. A bill in the state Legislature would provide another $2 million to fund the move. UPCOMING: 250 words.

IN BRIEF:

OIL PRODUCTION-NORTH DAKOTA, ACTIVIST KILLED-VERDICT

SPORTS:

N DAKOTA ST-DENVER

North Dakota State plays Denver at Magness Arena.

S DAKOTA ST-NORTH DAKOTA

South Dakota State plays North Dakota at Betty Engelstad Sioux Center.

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