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BC-UT--Utah News Coverage Advisory, UT

February 5, 2019

Good morning. Here’s an updated look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Utah.

Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the Salt Lake City bureau at 801-322-3405 or apsaltlake@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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date. All times are Mountain.

Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.

TOP STORIES:

GUNS-UTAH

SALT LAKE CITY _ A pro-gun rights lawmaker wants to get out ahead of proposed “red-flag” law and other gun control measures with a resolution urging the state to enforce existing laws rather than passing new ones. UPCOMING: 130 words, then 300 words.

IMMIGRANT CRIME-HOTLINE

Unveiled at President Donald Trump’s speech to Congress two years ago, an office aimed at helping victims of crimes committed by immigrants has been coping with criticism, pranks and confusion about its purpose. UPCOMING: 1000 words by 5 p.m. EST, photos.

IN BRIEF:

_ UTAH WEATHER: Winter storm warnings and advisories blanket much of Utah and hazardous travel conditions are reported across much of the state.

SPORTS BKC--UTAT STATE-FRESNO STATE

FRESNO, Calif. _ Utah State plays Fresno State at Save Mart Center.

BKC--SHIFTING TO BASKETBALL

The Super Bowl signaled the official end to the football season. It also marks a time when sports fans turn more attention to college basketball. By Basketball Writer John Marshall. UPCOMING: 800 words by 2 p.m. EST.

With:

_ BKC-T25-TOP 25 THIS WEEK: No. 2 Duke and No. 3 Virginia played one of the season’s best games last month. The highly-anticipated rematch comes on Saturday. By Basketball Writer John Marshall. SENT: 790 words.

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