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AP-NE--Nebraska News Digest 1 pm, NE

October 3, 2018

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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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

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AROUND THE STATE:

NIOBRARA WATERFALL ACCESS

LINCOLN, Neb. — The public will continue to have access to Nebraska’s largest waterfall for at least another 25 years after the state signed a new lease agreement for Smith Falls State Park. The original agreement on the park, a 250-acre site along the scenic Niobrara River that is home to the state’s highest waterfall, had been set to expire in 2020. Terms of the new lease signed in August weren’t disclosed, the Omaha World-Herald reported Wednesday. SENT: 285 words

IN BRIEF:

— FACULTY LEADER REMOVED — Faculty at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln has voted to replace their leader.

SPORTS:

FBC--BIG TEN THIS WEEK

Iowa goes into the Floyd of Rosedale game against Minnesota looking to get back on the winning track. By College Football Writer Eric Olson. 500 words, photos.

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