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BC-IN--Indiana News Coverage Advisory, IN

May 2, 2019

Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Indiana. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Indianapolis bureau at 317-639-5501, 800-382-1582 or indy@ap.org. David Runk is on the desk. All times are Eastern.

A reminder: This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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. Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.

UPCOMING TODAY:

HUMAN REMAINS-POND

CROWN POINT, Ind. _ Authorities say they’ve confirmed that a human foot found in April in a pond in northwestern Indiana was that of a missing Indianapolis-area woman. Police responded in Crown Point after a fisherman reported snagging what appeared to be a human foot. A distinct tattoo led authorities to believe the remains belonged to 30-year-old Najah Ferrell of Avon. SENT: 140 words.

IN BRIEF:

—GARY-BEACHSIDE DEVELOPMENT: Gary city officials are hoping to attract a developer to turn a plot of land along Lake Michigan into a lakefront destination.

—RECYCLING GRANTS: Public and private businesses, local governments and nonprofits in Indiana are eligible to submit proposals for recycling grants ranging from $1,000 up to $250,000.

SPORTS:

GLF--WOMEN’S FOUR-BALL

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. _ Megan Furtney and Erica Shepherd atone for a semifinal loss a year ago by winning the U.S. Women’s Amateur Four-Ball on Wednesday at Timuquana Country Club. Furtney and Shepherd, high school seniors who plan to play for Duke next year, cruised to a 2-and-1 victory. Furtney is from South Elgin, Illinois, and Shepherd from Greenwood, Indiana. SENT: 290 words. Moved late yesterday and available for use.

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