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

Posted at 8:24 AM, Jun 28, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-28 08:24:57-04

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 Becky Yonker is on the desk. News editor Scott Stroud can be reached at

A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.

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Top Stories:

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In Brief:

HEALTH WARNING-WRESTLING, from NEW ALBANY, Ind. _ Health officials are warning attendees at a recent wrestling event in southern Indiana to get tested for HIV and hepatitis C due to possible exposure to blood-borne pathogens.

FORT CAMPBELL-COMMANDER, from FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. _ Fort Campbell soldiers assigned to 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, are welcoming a new commander.

CORVETTE MUSEUM, from BOWLING GREEN, Ky. _ A Kentucky museum dedicated to the Corvette will soon have a new leader.


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