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AP-NM--New Mexico News Advisory, NM

November 22, 2018

Good morning. Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in New Mexico. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to 505-822-9022 or apalbuquerque@ap.org

This information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 Mountain.

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

TOP STORIES:

BORDER TOWN-EMBRACING PAST

A New Mexico village on the U.S.-Mexico border that was violently raided by Mexican revolutionary Pancho Villa is embracing the legacy of that famed 1916 conflict to lure in tourists. By Russell Contreras. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos.

IN BRIEF:

—WOMAN STRANGLED — Police say an Albuquerque man has admitted to strangling his girlfriend, who officers found dead.

—PECAN BUYERS LICENSES — State agriculture officials say a license is required for anyone with a business in New Mexico who plans to buy in-shell pecans that are grown here commercially or from residential trees.

—SMALL BUSINESS-TAX HOLIDAY— New Mexico will mark its first “Small Business Saturday” tax holiday this weekend.

SPORTS

FBC--COLORADO STATE-AIR FORCE

AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. — Colorado State and Air Force close out what’s been a frustrating regular season Thursday. The Mountain West rivals with losing records are competing for the Ram-Falcon Trophy, which has been presented annually since 1980. By Pat Graham. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos. Game time is 3:30 p.m. EST.

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