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BC-NV--Nevada News Digest, NV

January 5, 2019

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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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

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GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN-NATIONAL PARKS

SALT LAKE CITY _ As the partial government shutdown drags on, private organizations, local businesses, volunteers and state governments are putting up the money and manpower to keep national parks across the U.S. open, safe and clean for visitors. But it is a makeshift arrangement that hasn’t prevented some parks from closing and trash from piling up, and it could become ineffective if the shutdown lingers. By Brady McCombs and John Flesher. SENT: 1,160 words, photos.

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_ GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN: White House officials and congressional staffers will continue negotiations Saturday over the government shutdown, even after President Donald Trump declared he could keep it going for “months or even years.” SENT: 970 words.

NEVADA LAWMAKER PAY

LAS VEGAS _ As Nevada state lawmakers prepare to kick off their annual legislative session next month, they’ll be bringing home salaries that are comparatively low for the role that the part-time legislators are reluctant to raise. UPCOMING: 450 words.

SPORTS:

BKC--WYOMING-UNLV

LAS VEGAS _ Wyoming plays UNLV at Thomas & Mack Center.

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