AP-WI–Wisconsin News Digest 6 pm, WI

Here’s a look at AP’s general news coverage in Wisconsin. Questions about coverage plans go to News Editor Doug Glass at 612-332-2727 or dglass@ap.org. Jeff Baenen is on the desk, to be followed by Gretchen Ehlke at 5 a.m.

This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these plans are subject to change.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.

For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.

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

TOP STORY:

GOVERNOR-WISCONSIN

MADISON, Wis. — Republican Gov. Scott Walker on Tuesday touted his new plan to give college graduates $5,000 over five years if they promise to stay in Wisconsin, while a Democratic group launched an attack ad featuring a woman with breast cancer who says Walker doesn’t care about families like hers. By Scott Bauer. SENT: 620 words.

With:

GOVERNOR-WISCONSIN-THE LATEST

AROUND THE STATE:

FLOODING AFTERMATH

MADISON, Wis. — Receding floodwaters, sunshine and warming weathers has created another problem on Madison’s swollen lakes — a resurgence of bacterial algae blooms. SENT: 290 words.

MOTORCYCLE SAFETY

DETRTOIT — A federal safety agency is recommending that all new motorcycles built for road use in the U.S. have anti-lock brakes and electronic stability control as standard equipment. By Tom Krisher. SENT: 440 words.

ENBRIDGE ENERGY-LINE 3

ST. PAUL, Minn. — Minnesota regulators postponed a meeting Tuesday on Enbridge Energy’s planned Line 3 replacement after pipeline opponents disrupted the meeting with a bullhorn and a boombox. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 320 words.

IN BRIEF:

TWO DEAD-MANITOWOC, FATAL APARTMENT FIRE, VILLAGE EVACUATION-GAS LEAK, HURRICANE HELP, PLANE CRASH-DOMESTIC ABUSE

SPORTS:

WISCONSIN-RECEIVER

MADISON, Wis. — A judge ordered Wisconsin receiver Quintez Cephus to stand trial Tuesday on charges that he sexually assaulted two drunken women this spring, rejecting a motion from his attorneys to dismiss one of the counts alleging that the women weren’t as impaired as investigators say. By Scott Bauer. SENT: 550 words, photos.

BREWERS-CUBS

CHICAGO — The Milwaukee Brewers and Chicago Cubs fight for control of the NL Central as their final series of the season continues at Wrigley Field. The Brewers beat the Cubs 3-2 on Monday night to move within one game of the division leaders. By Jay Cohen. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Game starts 7:05 p.m. CT.

PACKERS-MOVES

GREEN BAY, Wis. — The Green Bay Packers have placed receiver and return man Trevor Davis on injured reserve, and claimed cornerback Deante Burton off waivers from the Atlanta Falcons. SENT: 260 words.

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