BC-WI–Wisconsin News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, WI

Good morning. Here’s how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Wisconsin. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to Doug Glass at (800) 242-9022 or 414-225-3580 or apmlw@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This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these plans are subject to change.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.



MADISON, Wis. — The presidential recount in Wisconsin was over and final numbers from all 72 counties were expected to be reported Monday, with little change in the results that put Donald Trump ahead of Hillary Clinton by about 22,000 votes. UPCOMING 500 words.


MILWAUKEE — A juror’s Facebook posts during a federal civil rights trial could jeopardize a $2 million verdict awarded to a man who claimed he was illegally strip-searched by a Milwaukee police officer. Jurors last month found that former officer Michael Vagnini had violated Willie Newman’s civil rights during a 2010 arrest. If the judge determines that outside information entered the deliberations, he could throw out the verdict. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 250 words by 3 p.m.



GREEN BAY, Wis. — The cold weather might not help Aaron Rodgers’ achy legs, but it’s doing wonders for the Green Bay Packers’ playoff hopes. They’re surging in December to keep pace in the NFC North. By Genaro C. Armas. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos by 5 p.m.


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