AP-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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.
CHICAGO — A wintry storm is battering much of the Midwest early Monday, bringing blizzard-like conditions that have grounded hundreds of flights and closed major highways at the end of the Thanksgiving weekend. SENT: 230 words, photos. Eds: Note Nebraska mention.
— MIDWEST SNOWSTORM-THE LATEST
— MIDWEST SNOWSTORM-NEBRASKA-IOWA
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WEST OMAHA DEVELOPMENT — A 500-acre tract in west Omaha has been given a new development name by its owner, which intends to use 55 acres for its new Omaha office campus.
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.
SPORTS IN BRIEF:
BKC--NEBRASKA-OMAHA-IOWA ST — Nebraska-Omaha plays Iowa State at James H. Hilton Coliseum.
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