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What we are working on: May 8

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.
For the latest news on weather conditions, go to ydr.com.
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.
Note that plans can change as the news develops during the day.


SLUG: LETTER0509 — York City Police Chief Wes Kahley
goes on the record about the York County district attorney’s office
and the way it handles the county drug task force. (lefever)
Online pieces: Posted at X:XX a.m., Twitter, Facebook,

MAIN ART: SLUG: BISHOP0509 — Bishop McFadden’s funeral. (hilton)
Art: AP art
Breakouts: possible
Online pieces: Posted at X:XX a.m., Twitter, Facebook

SLUG: INTOWN0509 — Worried about getting your car towed by
Intown Motors? Don’t be. They left the city and the owner left the
towing business. (Reighart) FILED
Breakouts: 1
Online pieces: Posted at X:XX a.m., Twitter, Facebook

SLUG: UNSLUGGED — Honeywell is closing its York plant (biz)

SLUG: UNSLUGGED — The state Supreme Court upheld a
revised redistricting plan. We could use AP story.
w/YORK0509 — Some local highlights (Mahon). The highlights
could be used as a breakout, or put in the story.
Graphics: Two col color map
Online pieces: Posted at X:XX a.m., Twitter, Facebook

SLUG: FARM0508 — York County engineer John Klinedinst told
commissioners that the old Strickler farmhouse is still in an
acceptable state to be occupied.(ed)
Art: We have a photo the reporter took of the farmhouse recently.
Breakouts: At least 1.
Online pieces: Posted at YDR Politics blog earlier in the day. Two
embeddable Tout videos

MAIN ART: SLUG: FOUR0509 — Four chaplains breakfast. (sawyer)
Art: New by Chris
Breakouts: 1
Online pieces: Posted at X:XX a.m., Twitter, Facebook, video

SLUG: CIC0509 –It’s still too cold for the 17-year cicadas
(mcminn) EDITED
Breakouts: one
Online pieces: Posted, Twitter, Facebook, links to previous stories


MAIN ART: SLUG: UNSLUGGED — With the Utz news we are curious what
your favorite chips are? (boyer)
Art: File art of the great chip debate
Breakouts: how many
Graphics: Map, timeline, flowchart
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


—- Standalone main art of York College women’s lacrosse in NCAA
tournament, with tease to story inside.

—- UNSLUGGED: Hershey Bears in decisive Game 5 of their first-round
playoff series at Providence, 7 p.m. (LDN)

—- Phillies pitcher Roy Halladay to hold news conference this
afternoon regarding his status. (Wire)

—- FOOT0509: Foot Power column. (M.C. Besecker)

—- MLB: Royals at Orioles, 7:05 p.m.


—- UNSLUGGED: Staff report on York College women’s lacrosse NCAA
game, written up from YCP email. (Staff) w/one additional piece of
Kate Penn art; w/breakout box on how Gettysburg College did in its
NCAA game

—- AX0509: About 6 other events on the slate. (Staff)

—- UNSLUGGED: Huge college spotlight roundup. (Bill Arsenault) w/file art

—- REVS0509: Short, alt-format gamer. They host Somerset at 6:30
p.m. (Jim Seip)

—- MLB: Phillies at Giants, 3:45 p.m. (Wire)

—- Roundups: MLB, NBA, NHL (wire)