AP-OH--Ohio News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, OH
Good morning. Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Ohio. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP Columbus bureau at 614-885-2727 or APColumbus@ap.org. Lisa Cornwell is on the desk. Interim AP Ohio news editor Andrew Welsh-Huggins can be reached at 800-762-4841 or 614-885-2727 or firstname.lastname@example.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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 and digests will keep you up to date. All times are Eastern.
Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.
BOBBLEHEAD-TAX COURT: The Ohio Supreme Court plans to hear arguments in a dispute over promotions including bobbleheads and other items offered by the Cincinnati Reds to ticket buyers. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 130 words to update from morning hearing. Developed on merit.
— FATAL HOUSE EXPLOSION: Investigators say people scrapping for metal likely caused the Ohio home explosion that killed one person and left another critically injured.
— ONLINE CHARTER SCHOOL: The school district in Ohio’s capital is buying the former mall that served as headquarters for a massive online charter school that closed in January after the state told it to repay about $80 million in public funding.
— EMBEZZLEMENT-PAYROLL TAXES: A jury has found an Ohio businessman guilty of embezzling close to $1 million in employee payroll taxes and retirement plans.
— GIRL’S BEATING DEATH: An Ohio woman convicted of fatally beating her partner’s 5-year-old daughter after the girl wet herself could face life in prison at sentencing in July.
— BEAR KILLED-INTERSTATE: Authorities say a tagged black bear from Pennsylvania has been struck and killed on a highway in Ohio.
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