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BC-KY--Kentucky News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, KY

December 19, 2018

Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at 502-583-7718 or aplouisville@ap.org. Becky Yonker is on the desk. News editor Scott Stroud can be reached at sstroud@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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 and digests will keep you up to date. All times are Eastern unless noted otherwise.

Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates. For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.

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STATE AGENCY AUDIT

LOUISVILLE, Ky. _ A state audit says the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources has violated state and federal laws and misspent taxpayer dollars for years. The Courier Journal reports Kentucky Auditor Mike Harmon released the audit Tuesday and called for greater agency transparency.

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LOUISVILLE-DANCE TEAM-COACH, from LOUISVILLE, Ky. _ A termination letter released by the University of Louisville says its dance team coach was fired for financial misconduct.

STATE TROOPERS-FOOD DRIVE, from FRANKFORT, Ky. _ Kentucky State Police say troopers around the state have collected 211 tons of food for its annual “Cram the Cruiser” food drive.

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