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BC-WV--West Virginia News Coverage Advisory 9 am, WV

May 1, 2019

Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in West Virginia. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the Charleston bureau at 304-346-0897 or chwpr@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 A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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. For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.

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In Brief:

AUDIT-UNKNOWN GUNS, from CHARLESTON, W.Va. _ A legislative audit has found that the government of West Virginia doesn’t know exactly how many guns it has.

DOCTOR-DRUG CHARGES, from WHEELING, W.Va. _ A West Virginia doctor has been convicted in federal court on drug distribution charges.

DNR OFFICIAL-ASSAULT, from CHARLESTON, W.Va. _ The director of West Virginia’s Division of Natural Resources is no longer charged with assaulting his ex-wife at her Florida home.


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