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

November 13, 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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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. For up-to-the-minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.

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


BLOOD SUPPLIER — The Nebraska Community Blood Bank will be expanding efforts to collect and supply blood under its new three-year contract with Nebraska Medicine and Methodist Health System. UPCOMING: 300 words.


CHRISTMAS TREE-MEMORIAL — Officials say that a giant Christmas tree going up at Omaha’s Durham Museum will be topped with two angels this year instead of one.

KEARNEY SHOOTING — An 18-year-old who shot a woman in the back in Kearney has taken a plea deal.



EAST LANSING, Mich. — Yes, Michigan State has had injury problems on offense, but the question for the Spartans is whether their problems run deeper than that. By Noah Trister. UPCOMING: 650 words, photos by 7 p.m. Eds: Note Nebraska interest.


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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