AP-NE--Nebraska News Digest 1 pm, NE
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Nebraska News Editor Scott McFetridge can also be reached at 515-243-3281 or email@example.com.
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CHICAGO — A wintry storm brought blizzard-like conditions to parts of the Midwest early Monday, grounding hundreds of flights and causing slick roads for commuters as they returned to work after the Thanksgiving weekend. By Noreen Nasir. SENT: 580 words, photos, video. Eds: Note Nebraska mention.
— MIDWEST SNOWSTORM-THE LATEST
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AROUND THE STATE:
LOTTERY GAME MISPRINT — Nebraska Lottery officials are seeking missing tickets from a canceled holiday scratch-off game months after a mishap that disappointed many players who thought they had won large prizes. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 300 words.
PIERCE COUNTY FATALITY — Authorities say a man died in a head-on collision southeast of Plainview in northeast Nebraska.
DEMOCRATIC CAUCUSES-NEBRASKA — Nebraska Democrats are expected to decide soon on whether to hold a primary for the 2020 presidential election or hold caucuses again.
LOST WALLET RETURNED — A South Dakota man has his lost wallet back with some extra cash thanks to a stranger. Eds: Note Nebraska mention.
STUN GUN DEATH — Jury selection is scheduled to begin Monday for the trial of a former Omaha police officer charged after a deadly encounter with a mentally ill man.
LINCOLN — The growing pains Nebraska went through in its first year under Scott Frost were apparent. There was the program-worst 0-6 start, the seven games in which the defense allowed more than 450 yards and the eight in which it gave up at least 31 points, and there were special-teams breakdowns week after week. By College Football Writer Eric Olson. SENT: 750 words, photos.
CLEMSON, S.C. — No. 16 Clemson looks to bounce back from its first loss of the season when it takes on Nebraska to open the week long ACC-Big Ten Challenge on Monday night. By Pete Iacobelli. UPCOMING, from 6 p.m. start.
AMES, Iowa — Nebraska-Omaha plays Iowa State at James H. Hilton Coliseum. By Luke Meredith. UPCOMING: 400 words, photos.
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