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What we are working on: Feb. 18

Here’s our news budget for today’s website and tomorrow’s York Daily Record.



YDR-L-Blood-0219 — The blood supply is low because of all the bad weather and the region is asking people to donate this month to help. (lefever)

Breakouts: possible

Online pieces: Posted at X:XX a.m., Twitter, Facebook


MAIN ART: SLUG: YDR-L-firewood-0219 — There’s a firewood shortage even though there are lots of downed trees. Why? Because the recently fallen trees are still too green to burn and it will take six months for them to be seasoned enough to heat homes. (mcminn) RTP

Art: Main slug: wood-1

Secondary slug: wood-3

Jump slug: wood-2

Breakouts: SB- 8 inches, FB

Online pieces: Posted already


LOW: YDR-L-LIE-0219 — Hallam woman, who was pregnant in November, lied to police about being attacked at her home, according to police. She is now charged with making false reports. (czech) RTP

Art: mug

Online pieces: Posted already


YDR-L-GRANT-0219 — York College receives entrepreneurship grant (mason) RTP

Online pieces: Posted on Cram Session blog, external link on YDR


MAIN ART: YDR-L-snow-0219 — The winter that won’t quit continued Tuesday with another dusting of snow, continuing to add to our ever-growing piles. Cleanup continues through the week in York and elsewhere.

Art: Main slug:

Online pieces: Posted at X:XX a.m., Twitter, Facebook


SLUGHES-L-DIXON-WITHDRAW-0218 — DA drops charges against New Oxford man accused of beating up a man with a bat (ES) RTP

YDR-L-NESD-0219 — NESD still has its last day up in the air as they move to make up for snow days . (Benscoter) RTP

Breakouts: can refer to cram session; trying to get box of make-up dates in central

Online pieces: Posted Monday night

SLUG: YDR-L-City-0219 — York City council meets. (mason)

Breakouts: how many and what type/length

Online pieces: Posted at X:XX a.m., Twitter, Facebook


SLUG: YDR-L-PIZZA-0219 — New pizza place opening in York. (boyer) RTP

Art: Main slug: KP-pizza-1.jpg (NOTE: cutlines will need to be adjusted a bit because they’re a little long)

Secondary slug: KP-pizza-2.jpg

Breakouts: fb-1 and fb-2

Online pieces: Posted at X:XX a.m., Twitter, Facebook, video, link to blogs, links to previous stories, post to cluster papers, Storify, Cover it Live, live tweet/blog, share with JRC, email alert


— YDR-L-WY-0219 — BOYS: Milton Hershey at West York, 7 p.m. — Matt Goul w/video

— YDR-L-DT-0219 — GIRLS: Red Lion at Dallastown, 7 p.m. — Steve Navaroli w/Zortman art, w/video and gallery refer 

— Olympic story du jour

— NASCAR presense


1- Refer to Suggs extension w/art

2- More live coverage of D3 hoops Wednesday


4- Editor’s choice

— HES-L-BES-0219 — BOYS: Lancaster Catholic at Bermudian Springs, 7 p.m. — Mike Rubin w/Dunlap art

— YDR-L-BIG-0219 — GIRLS: Biglerville at Bishop McDevitt, 6 p.m. — Adam Michael w/video?

— YDR-L-HAN-0219 — GIRLS: Pequea Valley at Hanover, 7 p.m. — George Marinos

— YDR-L-D3HOOPS-0219 — Roundup of five games: Northeastern, Suburban, Gettysburg boys and New Oxford, Dover girls (Sixeas covering Gburg)

— YDR-L-START-0219, including YAIAA diving agate, Daytona qualifying

— YDR-L-RTV-0219

— YDR-L-SUGGS-0219 — Terrell Suggs signs 4-year extension with Ravens and other NFL news? (wire)

Olympics page


Wire: Folo on Dolphins/bullying, etc.



MAIN ART: SLUG: YDR-Z-girlscout-cookies-0219 — 37 inches — reap tasty desserts from the brief girl scout cookie selling season (mct)

Art: Main slug: 0230_fea_mct-girlscout-co#3.jpg

Secondary slug: 0230_fea_mct-girlscout-co#4.jpg


Breakouts: YDR-Z-girlscout-cookies-box-0219

Graphics: none

Online pieces: Could post interstitial page if needed onto Lifestyle page.

SLUG: YDR-L-family-living-0219 — how to avoid foodborne illness (weber)