AP-MN--Minnesota News Coverage Advisory 8:30, MN
Good morning. Here’s how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Minnesota. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to Doug Glass at (800) 552-7250 or (612) 332-2727 or email@example.com.
This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these plans are subject to change.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.
LANSING, Mich. — Legislation poised to advance in Michigan’s Senate would authorize the Mackinac Bridge Authority to help implement a deal to replace twin oil pipelines in a crucial Great Lakes channel. SENT: 130 words. Developing.
The San Antonio Spurs wrap up a four-game road trip by visiting the Minnesota Timberwolves, who are 6-2 since trading Jimmy Butler. By Brian Hall. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Game starts at 8 p.m. EST.
EAGAN, Minn. — Minnesota’s secondary has fared well again after some rough spots in the first quarter of the season, but another tough test at New England awaits with the status of cornerback Xavier Rhodes in question and a challenging matchup with Tom Brady on deck. By Pro Football Writer Dave Campbell. UPCOMING: 450 words, by 4 p.m. EST.
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Since trading Brent Burns seven years ago, the Minnesota Wild finally have another blue-liner among the NHL’s goal-scoring leaders for defensemen. By Dave Campbell. UPCOMING: 500 words, by 5 p.m. EST.
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