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AP-NV--Nevada News Digest, NV

November 6, 2018

Good afternoon. Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Nevada.

Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the Las Vegas bureau at (702) 382-7440 or aplasvegas@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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date. All times are Pacific.

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LAS VEGAS — Can GOP incumbent Dean Heller survive a strong challenge from Rep. Jacky Rosen and keep the seat and control of the Senate in Republican hands? By Michelle Price. SENT: 710 words. UPCOMING: Developing throughout the day and evening Tuesday, 800 words, photos and video.


LAS VEGAS — Republican Attorney General Adam Laxalt and Democratic county Commissioner Steve Sisolak seek the open seat as the incumbent GOP governor can’t run for re-election due to term limits. By Regina Garcia Cano. SENT: 500 words. UPCOMING: Developing throughout the day and evening Tuesday, 800 words and photos.


RENO, Nev. — Democrats try to hold on to two House seats in competitive districts. Rep. Jacky Rosen’s 3rd District House seat is open and the 4th congressional district features a rematch between former one-term representatives. By Scott Sonner. DEVELOPING: Developing throughout the evening Tuesday, 600 words and photos.


LAS VEGAS — Nevada voters will consider half a dozen measures, including proposals to break up an electric utility’s monopoly and an effort backed by a California billionaire to mandate increased use of renewable energy. Voters in one county will also consider a ban on legal prostitution. By Ken Ritter. UPCOMING: Developing from evening results.


LAS VEGAS — Nevada brother owner who has fashioned himself as a Donald Trump-style candidate is running as the Republican in a heavily GOP state legislative district. By Michelle Price. UPCOMING: Developing from evening results.


MEXICO CITY — Thousands of Central Americans dreaming of getting to the United States awoke Tuesday to donations of fruit and hot coffee at a sports stadium in Mexico’s chilly capital as the U.S. held midterm elections in which President Donald Trump has made the migrant caravan a central issue. By Sonia Perez D, Mark Stevenson and Maria Verza. SENT: 900 words, photos.


RENO, Nev. — No. 7 Nevada opens the season facing BYU on Tuesday night. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. Game starts 11 p.m. EST.


CARLSBAD, Calif. — As baseball general managers gather for the start of their annual meetings, teams and players wonder whether last year’s slow free-agent market was an aberration or signaled a shift. By Baseball Writer Ronald Blum. UPCOMING: 800 words, by 9 p.m. EST.


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