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

November 19, 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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.


NEW HOMELESS SHELTER — Construction is underway on a new shelter for homeless people at Siena-Francis House in north downtown Omaha. UPCOMING: 275 words. Photos requested from the Omaha World-Herald.


DAWSON COUNTY SLAYING — A trial has been delayed for a man charged with murder in south-central Nebraska’s Dawson County.

LENDERS BILKED — A former auto dealer has been accused of lying to financial institutions about loans taken to buy inventory for his eastern Nebraska dealership.



LINCOLN — Remember that 0-6 start? Nebraska goes into its finale at Iowa with a chance to get to 5-7 -— one more win that it had a year ago — after beating four of its last five opponents. By College Football Writer Eric Olson. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos, by 5 p.m.


KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Nebraska takes on Missouri State and Texas Tech plays Southern California in the semifinals of the Hall of Fame Classic at Sprint Center. By Dave Skretta. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos. First game starts 6 p.m.; second game starts 8:30 p.m.


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