BC-NE--Nebraska News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, NE
Good morning! Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Nebraska. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the Omaha Bureau at 402-391-0031 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Nebraska News Editor Scott McFetridge also can be reached at 515-243-3281 or email@example.com.
A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 and digests will keep you up to date. All times are Central. 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.
ST. LOUIS _ Residents in parts of southwestern Iowa were forced out of their homes Sunday as a torrent of Missouri River water flowed over and through levees, putting them in a situation similar to hundreds of people in neighboring Nebraska who have been displaced by the late-winter flood. By Jim Salter. SENT: 840 words, photos, video.
_ WINTER WEATHER-FLOODING-THE LATEST
_ WINTER WEATHER-FLOODING-NEBRASKA
LINCOLN _ The Associated Press is monitoring developments in the Nebraska Legislature. Story on merits.
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BIG STINK-WASTEWATER PLANT _ Sioux City, Iowa, is awaiting payment of fines and an explanation from a biofuels company about what’s causing its biofuels plant across the river in Nebraska to exceed daily limits on solids sent to the Sioux City wastewater treatment plant. UPCOMING: 325 words.
SALINE COUNTY FATALITIES _ Authorities say two people were fatally injured when two pickup trucks collided on a state highway in southeast Nebraska.
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