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BC-NV--Nevada News Coverage Advisory, NV

February 28, 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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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:

ELECTION 2020-CASTRO-NEVADA

LAS VEGAS _ Former San Antonio Mayor Julian Castro, the only Latino candidate in the 2020 race for president, will meet with immigrant advocates in Las Vegas on Thursday as he brings his 2020 presidential campaign to the early nominating state with a 29 percent Latino population who’ve helped Democrats win elections in the swing state. By Michelle Price. UPCOMING: 130 words, then longer version.

CASINO WIN-NEVADA

LAS VEGAS _ Nevada gambling regulators on Thursday are expected to release statewide casino revenue figures for January. By Regina Garcia Cano. UPCOMING: 450 words, photos by 2:30 p.m. PST.

BODY IN STORAGE UNIT

RENO, Nev. _ A Reno couple accused of stashing the corpse of the man’s daughter in a California storage unit after she died from neglect appear in Reno Justice Court for a preliminary hearing on murder charges scheduled to begin at 1:30 p.m. By Scott Sonner. UPCOMING: About 550 words, photos by 6 p.m. PST. Developing from afternoon hearing.

COYOTE FUR

HERKIMER, N.Y. _ Coyote fur is in big demand, the result of the enduring popularity of Canada Goose and other fur-trimmed parkas. By Michael Hill. SENT: 700 words, photos.

SPORTS:

FBO--THREE-POINT STANCE BAN

LANGHORNE, Pa. — Pop Warner will become the first national football program at any level to eliminate the three-point stance in further efforts to make the sport safer for young players. SENT: 310 words.

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