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BC-NV--Nevada News Coverage Advisory, NV

March 4, 2019

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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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

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

TOP STORIES:

BING CROSBY-NEVADA RANCH

ELKO, Nev. _ A northeast Nevada ranch once owned by Bing Crosby is on the market in Elko County for $7.28 million. The Elko Daily Free Press reports the Lawson Ranch 45 miles (72 kilometers) north of Elko was one of several properties the late singer and movie star owned in the area in the 1940s and 1950s. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: Expanded version, AP Photos.

COLORADO RIVER-DROUGHT PLAN

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. _ Monday marks yet another federal deadline for seven Western states to wrap up work on a plan to ensure the drought-stricken Colorado River can deliver water to millions of people who depend on it. Without a consensus from the states, the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation says it is accepting comments from governors about what to do next. By Felicia Fonseca. UPCOMING: 600 words by 2 p.m.

IN BRIEF:

_HIGHWAY REOPENS_ The I-580 through Washoe Valley has reopened after being shut down by several crashes.

SPORTS

RECRUITING BIG MEN

Coaches used to walk into a gym, see a big guy dominating the paint and want to recruit him right away. Get a talented big man who could play with his back to the basket and the program would be set offensively and defensively for the next few years. Oh, how things have changed. By John Marshall. SENT: 800 words, AP Photos.

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