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Monday, Aug. 27 budget

Here’s a look at our news budget at this hour for tomorrow’s paper. It also reflects much of what you’ll see on our website during the day.

Our budgets can and often will change a lot between now and tonight: Some stories will change as new information comes in, some stories will be added to the budget and others will be taken off.

What questions do you have about stories we’re working on, or about the budget form itself? Do you know of something we should be covering that you don’t see on the budget? Let us know by commenting here.


MAIN ART: SLUG: APPLES0827 — 17 — Apples are early this year because of the mild winter and lots of rain. Pennsylvania also is going to be supplying other parts of the country with apples because our crops are good while the rest of the country has been hurt by frost and drought. (mcminn)
Art: New by Plotkin
Breakouts: one, refer to smartmagpa.com for a list of pick your own locations
Online pieces: Posted at 8 p.m.

SLUG: PICNIC0827 — 12 — Church in Seven Valleys celebrates its 120th anniversary of Sunday School picnics. (beam) FILED
Art: maybe submitted
Breakouts: 1
Online pieces: Posted at X:XX a.m., Twitter, Facebook,

SLUG: NORTH0827 — 15 — Northern has a new supt this year. (Mason) FILED
Art: submitted mug
Breakouts: 1 plus refers to who’s going back to school this week, refer to local CP
Online pieces: Posted at 8 p.m.

Best of wire — likely hard news lede


TRY TO RUN: SLUG: POOL0822 — 11 — The York Suburban School Board approved several energy-saving facilities projects Monday night that would cost the district around $1.6 million, despite objections from some board members about whether to include upgrades to the high school pool. (wirick) FILED
Online pieces: Posted at 7 p.m.

MAIN ART: SLUG: BLESSING0827 — 12 — Blessing of the backpacks. (Blymire)
Art: New, assigned to paul
Breakouts: 1 refer to yorkblog.com/cram
Online pieces: Posted at 7 p.m., Facebooked

SHOULD RUN: SLUG: ROAD0826 — 12 — This week in road work (boeckel) EDITED
Online: posted already

SLUG: STAND0827 — 9 — Details on standoff in York Twp. (CZECH)
Online pieces: Posted at 6 p.m.



SUN SLOT: Elijah
LDN SLOT: Travis
CLERK: Andrea


—- UNSLUGGED: Game 2 (and possibly Game 3) of the York County Championship Series, 1:30 p.m. at Stoverstown. Game 3 immediately afterward if necessary. (Sytiva Seitz) w/art assigned

—- FBO0827: Column on PSU football player Ben Kline. Includes the infamous testicle tweet. (Frank Bodani) 22 inches

—- MLB: Blue Jays at Orioles, 1:35 p.m. (Wire)

—- Editor’s Choice


—- REVS0827: York Revolution at Somerset. (Staff)
—- DIRT0827: Local dirt-track racing. (Staff)
—- UNSLUGGED: York County Mid-Amateur. Local brief & agate. (Staff)
—- MLB: Nationals at Phillies, 1:35 p.m. (Wire)
—- Folos on NASCAR and Steelers, as warranted. (Wire)

SLUG: PAPERCHAMPS — How to create mini football players for YoCo teams. (Sam)
Graphics: Via Sam
Online pieces: Refers to GameTimePA.com in multiple spots

SLUG: ANGELS0827 — Fashion show to benefit P.I.N.K, Greater York Dance. (Leigh)
Art: One submitted mug
Breakouts: One, if you go
Online pieces: Posted for 5 p.m. Sunday

SLUG: LIVBLOG0827 — Adventures in pasta-sauce-making from Twenty & Change. (Sarah)
Art: One via stock.xchng

LIVBRIEF0827 — Smart pantry call