BC-CT--Connecticut News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, CT
Editors, news directors:
Good morning. Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Connecticut. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome and can be directed to Mike Melia at 860-246-6876 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
New England News Editor Bill Kole can be reached at 617-357-8100 or email@example.com. New England Photo Editor Bill Sikes is reachable at 617-357-8106 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.
A reminder that this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.
Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.
_ WRONG-WAY FATALITIES: Connecticut State Police say two people have died in a wrong-way crash on Interstate 91 in Wethersfield. Police say 22-year-old Albert Correa, of Hartford, was driving south on the northbound side of the highway just before 6 a.m. Sunday when he collided head-on with a vehicle driven by 34-year-old Jonathan Villalobos, of Springfield, Massachusetts. SENT.
_ HARTFORD TEACHERS CONTRACT: An arbitration board has signed off on a new-three year contract between the Hartford Federation of Teachers and the school district. SENT.
UConn and South Carolina face off in each team’s final non-conference matchup of the regular season Monday night. By Basketball Writer Doug Feinberg. UPCOMING: 650 words, photos. Game starts at 7 p.m.
The New York Knicks visit the Cleveland Cavaliers. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Game starts at 7 p.m.
AROUND THE NBA
Kemba Walker is preparing for his third NBA All-Star game _ and his first as a starter _ this weekend on his home court in Charlotte, North Carolina, where he once shouted “This is my city!” after a game-winning shot. SENT: 900 words, photos.
If you have stories of regional or statewide interest, please email them to email@example.com. For access to AP Newsroom and other technical issues, contact AP Customer Support at firstname.lastname@example.org or 877-836-9477.
If you have photos of regional or statewide interest, please send them to the New York Photo Desk at 888-273-6867, via FTP or via email to email@example.com.