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AP-KY--Kentucky News Digest 2 pm, KY

July 8, 2018

Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville@ap.org. News editor Scott Stroud can be reached at sstroud@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 A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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. If circumstances change before 6 p.m., a new digest will be sent reflecting those developments. All times are Eastern.

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

For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.

Exchange-Family Road Trip-Counties

FRANKFORT — When it came to planning a vacation with her four teenagers this summer, Krystal Albers took the term “road trip” to an all-new level. Albers and her children have taken on the gargantuan task of visiting each of Kentucky’s 120 counties. As of June 30, they had made stops in 50 counties — a solid swath of northeastern, central and northern Kentucky.

An AP Member Exchange from the State Journal. By Chanda Veno.

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ANDY BESHEAR — Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear will make an announcement Monday morning in Louisville.

JAILER INDICTED — A former deputy in eastern Kentucky has been indicted for conspiring with inmates to assault another inmate and lying to the FBI about it.


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