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AP-NE--Nebraska News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, NE

July 11, 2018

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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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

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

For up-to-the-minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.


LINCOLN FIREFIGHTERS-LAWSUITS — A lawsuit filed by a Lincoln firefighter says she was treated differently because she’s a woman and that she faced a hostile work environment after she reported it. UPCOMING: 300 words.

RACEHORSE DOPING CONSPIRACY — An Omaha landlord wants to evict a pharmacy that was sentenced for selling an unapproved opioid drug to improve the performance of racehorses. UPCOMING: 300 words.


BEATRICE APARTMENT BLAZE — Authorities suspect a woman set a fire that damaged an apartment building in southeast Nebraska and injured a man.

HASTINGS DEATH — Authorities say a 72-year-old man died after a physical altercation in Hastings.

METLIFE OFFICE-OMAHA — Insurer MetLife says it intends to hire more than 150 people for its future Omaha customer service center.


If you have photos of regional or statewide interest, please send them to the AP state photo center in New York, 888-273-6867. For access to AP Newsroom and other technical issues, contact AP Customer Support at apcustomersupport@ap.org or 877-836-9477.

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