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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.
COCKFIGHTING ARRESTS — Authorities say they found 11 dead roosters and one that had to be euthanized when they raided a cockfighting event in eastern Nebraska. UPCOMING: 250 words.
LANDING GEAR COLLAPSES — Authorities say a pilot was unhurt when his landing gear collapsed as he set down his small plane at North Platte Regional Airport in western Nebraska.
BUSINESS THEFT-BOOKKEEPER — A bookkeeper accused of stealing more than $85,000 from a Columbus business is scheduled to be sentenced Dec. 28.
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