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.

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SENATE DEBATE — Democratic Lincoln City Councilwoman Jane Raybould has accused U.S. Sen. Deb Fischer of allegedly serving the interests of the Republican Party and its donors over the needs of most Nebraska residents. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 300 words.


PANHANDLE FIRE — Nearly 90 firefighters from several departments combined to put out a grass and brush fire along the Wyoming state line in western Nebraska.

TREE LANDING-SKYDIVER RESCUED — Firefighters have rescued a skydiver who landed in a tree in eastern Nebraska after her first solo jump from a plane.

PARKING LOT SHOOTING — A man has been given 45 to 70 years in prison for the random shooting of a store employee in an Omaha parking lot.



When the quarterback competitions are resolved, the losers tend to scatter. Quarterback transfers have become so frequent as to be expected in college football, and some are doing it as soon as they lose out on the starting job. Joe Burrow's arrival at LSU led to two Tigers quarterbacks leaving. At Nebraska, the day after freshman Adrian Martinez was named starter, Tristan Gebbia left school. By College Football Writer Ralph D. Russo. UPCOMING: 700 words by 6 p.m.




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