AP-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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.
WATER FUTURE — A public meeting is scheduled Wednesday on an analysis of ways to provide more water for Lincoln and Omaha and on ways to replenish the Lower Platte River during drought. UPCOMING: 300 words.
TRADE CONFLICTS-NEBRASKA LOSSES — A Nebraska Farm Bureau report says trade conflicts have cost Nebraska farmers up to $1 billion in farm income this year.
STUN GUN-DEATH — A police expert on stun guns has told a jury that an Omaha police officer’s stun gun didn’t work properly during the officer’s attempts to control a mentally ill man.
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