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. Andrew Welsh-Huggins, interim AP Ohio news editor, can be reached at 800-762-4841 or 614-885-2727 or awelsh@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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.

Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.




COLUMBUS — A group calling for an independent investigation after an Ohio officer fatally shot a 13-year-old boy while investigating a reported armed robbery is planning a protest in downtown Columbus. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 130-word update from protest scheduled to start at 5 p.m. AP Photos planned. Developed on merits.


CINCINNATI— A center that educates the public about the Holocaust will be moving to Cincinnati’s Union Terminal building, home to the Cincinnati Museum Center. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 290 words by 5 p.m.


— TODDER BEATEN-ARRESTS: Jury selection is to begin in the trial of a man accused of fatally beating his girlfriend’s 2-year-old daughter in southwest Ohio.

— GAS PRICES-OHIO: Gas prices in Ohio continue to fall, while the average price in the state also remains below the national average.

— HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL-DEATH: School officials say a high school football player in Ohio has died from injuries he suffered in a game last week.

— BOWLING ALLEY-JACKPOT GAME: Organizers of a rural Ohio bowling alley’s weekly raffle that has drawn huge crowds in recent weeks say a woman has won more than $3 million.

— CAMPAIGN 2016-OHIO: Former President Bill Clinton will be in Ohio this week to campaign for his wife.

— OHIO COLLEGE-POLICE: University of Dayton police officers are working to make itself more visible around campus.


If you have stories of regional or statewide interest, please email them to APColumbus@ap.org. If you have photos of regional or statewide interest, please send them to the AP state photo center in New York, 888-273-6867. For access to AP Exchange and other technical issues, contact AP Customer Support at apcustomersupport@ap.org or 877-836-9477.

MARKETPLACE: Calling your attention to the Marketplace in AP Exchange, where you can find member-contributed content from Ohio 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.