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BC-CO--Colorado News Coverage Advisory, CO

January 17, 2019

Good morning. Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Colorado. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to 303-825-0123 or apdenver@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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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, 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.



DENVER _ Colorado Gov. Jared Polis announces details of his pledge to set a 2040 goal for the state to get its electricity from renewable sources. 450 words after 11 a.m. announcement. Developing from 11 a.m. announcement.



PORTLAND, Ore. _ Just two months after a wildfire wiped out Paradise, California, officials are gearing up for this year’s fire season and fear the government shutdown could make it even more difficult than one of the worst in history. The winter months are critical for wildfire managers who use the break from the flames to prepare for the next onslaught, but much of that effort has ground to a halt on U.S. land because employees are furloughed. By Gillian Flaccus. SENT: 930 words. AP Photos.


POLICE SHOOTING-COLORADO _ Police say an officer wounded the driver of a car after a chase in northern Colorado in the 10th police-involved shooting in the state this month. The latest shooting happened Wednesday night in Evans.

CELL TOWER-FATAL FALL _ The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating the death of a Colorado technician who fell from a cell tower in southwestern South Dakota.



DENVER _ The Chicago Bulls have lost eight straight heading into their game against Denver on Thursday night. What’s more, the Bulls haven’t won in the Mile High City since Feb. 8, 2006. By Pat Graham. UPCOMING: 650 words, photos. Game time is 7 p.m.