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

August 3, 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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.


AIRPORT PROJECT — It has been almost one year since Kearney has had commercial air service, but a resumption of commuter flights from the city to Denver International Airport rapidly is approaching. UPCOMING: 250 words.

ADVOCACY SERVICES-ASSAULT VICTIMS — The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is establishing its own centralized advocacy program for victims of sexual assault or domestic violence. UPCOMING: 275 words.


FINANCIAL TROUBLES-YORK — City officials say York must consider a whopping tax increase among other measures to address budget problems.

MOTORCYCLIST KILLED — Authorities say a motorcyclist was killed in a collision on the southwest side of Omaha.


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