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This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these plans are subject to change.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.
PIERRE, S.D. _ South Dakota lawmakers heading into the 2019 session will receive a 90 percent pay raise under a law approved last year. Legislators’ salaries are jumping from $6,000 per session to $11,378.80. Supporters say low pay limits the pool of people who can serve as lawmakers. It’s the first raise since 1998. By James Nord. UPCOMING: 350 words by noon.
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