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BC-NV--Nevada News Coverage Advisory, NV

May 21, 2019

Good afternoon. Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up in Nevada.

Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the Las Vegas bureau at (702) 382-7440 or aplasvegas@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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date. All times are Pacific.

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

TOP STORIES:

WILDFIRE OUTLOOK

CARSON CITY, Nev. _ Gov. Steve Sisolak and the state forester on Tuesday are expected to forecast Nevada’s upcoming wildfire season and detail what residents need to do to prepare. UPCOMING: 400 words from news conference starting at 11 a.m. PDT.

IN BRIEF:

_ PEDSTRIAN KILLED-OFF-DUTY OFFICER: Authorities say a pedestrian was killed in Las Vegas when struck by a car driven by an off-duty police officer.

SPORTS

FBN--RAIDERS-CARR

ALAMEDA, Calif. _ After an offseason filled with rumors about his job status, Derek Carr is back again as starting quarterback for the Oakland Raiders. By Josh Dubow. AP Pro Football Writer. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos by 4 p.m. PDT.

BKN--WARRIORS-GETTING REST

And now, they wait. Again. The Golden State Warriors have gotten used to going to the NBA Finals. Their win in Portland clinched their fifth consecutive trip to the title series. And they’ve also gotten used to waiting for those finals to begin, with long layoffs after the Western Conference finals having become their norm. By the time Game 1 of the NBA Finals arrives in either Milwaukee or Toronto on May 30, it’ll be a 10-day gap between games for the Warriors. By Tim Reynolds. SENT: 800 words, photos.

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