BC-MN–Minnesota News Coverage Advisory, MN

Good morning. Here’s how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Minnesota. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to News Editor Doug Glass at (800) 552-7250 or (612) 332-2727 or dglass@ap.org.

This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these plans are subject to change.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. Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.



MINNEAPOLIS — The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis has said it will release a list of priests with substantiated allegations of sexual abuse of children. The archdiocese wouldn’t be the first to do so. Boston, Philadelphia, Chicago and Los Angeles have all posted such lists, but gone about it in different ways. By Amy Forliti. UPCOMING: 500 words by 2 p.m.


MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota doctors who focus on primary care are holding a workforce summit. They’ll be on the front lines for the influx of the newly insured under the nation’s health overhaul. Gov. Mark Dayton, who has embraced the law, is delivering remarks. By Patrick Condon. UPCOMING: 300 words by 5:30 p.m.


MINNEAPOLIS Minnesota wolf hunters have killed at least 45 wolves since Saturday when the state opened its state’s second wolf season since the animals came off the endangered list. UPCOMING: About 150 words by 10 a.m.



ADA, Minn. — When Dr. Jeff Peterson folds his small medical practice here, it will leave the town of about 1,700 without a full-time doctor. His departure comes when hospitals across the country are seeing a shortage of family care physicians, and residents may need to be patient in waiting on a replacement. UPCOMING: 300 words by 11 a.m.


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MARKETPLACE: Calling your attention to the Marketplace in AP Exchange, where you can find member-contributed content from Minnesota and other states. The Marketplace is accessible on the left navigational pane of the AP Exchange home page, near the bottom. For both national and state, you can click “All” or search for content by topics such as education, politics and business.

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