BC-KY–Kentucky News Coverage Advisory 830 am, KY

Posted at 8:40 AM, Jul 02, 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 John Raby 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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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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In Brief:

HEAVY RAINS-BODY, from Nashville, Tenn.: The parents of a 2-year-old Kentucky boy who died at a Tennessee state park last month are seeking $900,000 in damages from the state.

FARMERS MARKETS-AD CAMPAIGN, from Frankfort, Ky.: Farmers markets across Kentucky are getting a promotional boost from a summer advertising campaign by the state’s agricultural marketing program.

COUNTY OFFICIAL-DRUGS, from Barbourville, Ky.: A former Kentucky magistrate is accused of illegally selling pain pills during his unsuccessful reelection campaign last year.


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