Michigan News Digest

Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in Michigan. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Detroit bureau at 800-642-4125 or 313-259-0650 or apmichigan@ap.org. For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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. All times are Eastern.

TOP STORY:

STATEHOUSE SECURITY-MICHIGAN

LANSING, Mich. — Concerns over security at Michigan’s Capitol building have reignited after the U.S. Capitol came under attack by a mob of President Donald Trump’s supporters last week. By Anna Liz Nichols. SENT: 850 words, photo.

AROUND THE STATE:

VIRUS OUTBREAK-UP CAFÉ

CALUMET, Mich. — An Upper Peninsula cafe was found in contempt of court and fined $2,500 for continuing to serve indoor diners, the latest turn in an effort to get the owner to comply with coronavirus restrictions. SENT: 210 words.

OLD INN-RESTORATION

GLEN HAVEN, Mich. — An inn in northwestern Michigan that once welcomed lumberjacks and dock workers may have a future as a bed-and-breakfast lodge. SENT: 190 words.

VIRUS OUTBREAK-MICHIGAN

LANSING, Mich. — The latest updates from Michigan on the coronavirus crisis. On merits.

BRIEFS:

— ARETHA FRANKLIN-POST OFFICE: The Queen of Soul will forever be remembered at a Detroit post office. AP Photos.

SPORTS:

BKC–WESTERN MICHIGAN-KENT STATE

Western Michigan plays Kent State at Memorial Athletic and Convocation Center. UPCOMING: 150 words, more on merit.

BKC–BOWLING GREEN-CENTRAL MICHIGAN

Bowling Green plays Central Michigan at McGuirk Arena. UPCOMING: 150 words, more on merit.

BKC–AKRON-EASTERN MICHIGAN

Akron plays Eastern Michigan at Convocation Center (MI). UPCOMING: 150 words, more on merit.

BKC–OAKLAND-GREEN BAY

Oakland plays Green Bay at Resch Center. UPCOMING: 150 words, more on merit.

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