BC-MN--Minnesota News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, MN
Good morning. Here’s how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Minnesota. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to Doug Glass at (800) 552-7250 or (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This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these plans are subject to change.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.
MINNEAPOLIS _ Heavy snow and gusting winds created blizzard-like conditions Monday across the Upper Midwest, prompting officials to close hundreds of schools, courthouses and businesses, and ground air travel. Even snowplow drivers were having trouble keeping up with conditions. And forecasters warn that once the snowstorm is over, record cold is expected to settle into the region. SENT: 340 words, photos. Developing.
WINTER WEATHER-THE LATEST
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