BC-NE--Nebraska News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, NE
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Nebraska News Editor Scott McFetridge also can be reached at 515-243-3281 or email@example.com.
A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.
LINCOLN _ The Associated Press is monitoring developments Friday in the Nebraska Legislature. Story on merits.
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CITY BEAUTIFICATION JOBS-HOMELESS _ Omaha officials and the Salvation Army have devised a new program that would pay homeless people $10 an hour to work with flowers and other plants that beautify the city. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 250 words.
LINCOLN CRIME _ The police chief says overall and violent crime rates dropped last year in Lincoln.
CABELA’S BUILDINGS-SALE _ A Canadian company has made a deal with Bass Pro Shops to buy one of Cabela’s corporate buildings in Sidney — a deal that could provide 150 or more local jobs.
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