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AP-NE--Nebraska News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, NE

June 12, 2018

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 omahane@ap.org. Nebraska News Editor Scott McFetridge also can be reached at 515-243-3281 or smcfetridge@ap.org.

A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.

Some TV and radio stations will receive shorter APNewsNow versions of the stories below, along with all updates.


RIVERFRONT DEVELOPMENT — Backers are forging ahead with a $290 million proposal to breathe new life into Omaha’s downtown riverfront. UPCOMING: 300 words.


BULL RAMS ATV — Authorities say a man was injured when his all-terrain vehicle flipped over atop him when it was rammed by a bull in northwest Nebraska.

LAKE DEVELOPMENT SEARCH — Authorities have released the name of man whose body was recovered from an eastern Nebraska housing development lake.

SEVERE WEATHER-NEBRASKA-IOWA — Thunderstorms that blasted through eastern Nebraska into Iowa toppled trees, overturned semitrailers, knocked out power to hundreds of homes and businesses and spawned short-lived tornadoes.


If you have photos of regional or statewide interest, please send them to the AP state photo center in New York, 888-273-6867. For access to AP Newsroom and other technical issues, contact AP Customer Support at apcustomersupport@ap.org or 877-836-9477.

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