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BC-KY–Kentucky News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, KY

Posted at 8:26 AM, Jun 12, 2019

Good morning! 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. Becky Yonker is on the desk. 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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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. Advisories and digests will keep you up to date. All times are Eastern unless noted otherwise.

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.

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In Brief:

FOSTER YOUTH PORTAL, from FRANKFORT, Ky. _ The Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services has set up a new website for transition age youth in the foster care system.

ARMY EDUCATION ASSISTANCE, from FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. _ An education assistance program has been expanded to include soldiers at Fort Campbell as well as Army Reserve and National Guard soldiers throughout Kentucky.

DEPUTY SHOT-SUSPECT KILLED, from LOUISVILLE, Ky. _ A Kentucky deputy shot and paralyzed by police during an arrest says he was more concerned about getting shot by the inexperienced officers than the “actual bad guys.”

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