Here's a look at AP's general news coverage in South Dakota. Questions about coverage plans go to News Editor Doug Glass at 612-332-2727 or dglass@ap.org. Steve Karnowski is on the desk.

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TOP STORY:

PRISON GUARD KILLING

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — A South Dakota judge has issued a warrant of execution for a man convicted in the killing of a prison guard during an escape attempt. Rodney Berget will be put to death this fall, with a specific date to be set later. He will be the second inmate to die in the 2011 slaying of guard Ronald Johnson. SENT: 300 words. AP Photo.

AROUND THE STATE:

STUDENT LAWSUIT

ELK POINT, S.D. — A distinguished South Dakota high school graduate is suing school officials for allegedly forcing her to apologize for a senior spotlight newspaper article that said her hobbies included a phrase that a male principal told her contained inappropriate sexual innuendo. Addison Ludwig, a National Honor Society inductee, alleges free speech violations in her federal lawsuit. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 250 words.

IN BRIEF:

STURGIS RALLY-FATAL CRASHES, CORRECTIONS ESCAPE, SIP-N-CYCLE CRASH, ZOO DONATION, DEPUTY SUES SHERIFF, LAMOURE COUNTY FATAL, TAXI DRIVER ATTACKED

SPORTS:

TWINS-INDIANS

CLEVELAND — Mike Clevinger starts as the Indians continue their four-game series against the closest team to them in the AL Central, the Minnesota Twins, who will counter with right-hander Jake Odorizzi. Game time 7:10 p.m. By Tom Withers.

SUMMER JOBS-IT'S A ZOO

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Winston DeLattiboudere and Jerry Gibson, as defensive ends for Minnesota, will be engaging their share of daunting blockers on the field this fall. Those oversized and overpowering offensive linemen in the Big Ten were the least of their worries one day this summer, when a 16-foot, 2,000-pound creature approached them in search of an afternoon snack. By Dave Campbell. SENT: 735 words, photos.

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