BC-SD--South Dakota News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, SD
Good morning. Here’s how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in South Dakota. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to News Editor Doug Glass at 612-332-2727 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these plans are subject to change.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. Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.
MINNEAPOLIS _ The Minnesota Vikings have embraced the high stakes of the final regular season game, needing to beat division champion Chicago to ensure a return to the playoffs or risk branding themselves as one of the NFL’s most disappointing teams for 2018. The Bears don’t have as much in play, but their remaining, albeit outside, chance of getting a first-round bye still gives them reason to go all out. By Pro Football Writer Dave Campbell. UPCOMING: 700 words, by 1 p.m. EST.
CHICAGO _ Zach Parise and the Minnesota Wild meet Jonathan Toews and the Chicago Blackhawks. The Wild are missing star defenseman Matt Dumba, expected to miss three months because of a torn right pectoral muscle. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Game starts at 8:30 p.m. ET.
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