Good morning! Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up today in Idaho. Questions about today's coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the Boise bureau at (208) 343-1894.

Idaho at 8:30 a.m.


BOISE — The Idaho Fish and Game Commission has approved paying the Idaho Department of Lands to retain public recreation access to nearly 3,600 square miles (9,324 square kilometers) of state land. UPCOMING: 250 words.


BOISE — A federal judge will hear arguments later this month in a lawsuit brought by a woman against the fertility doctor who she says fraudulently used his own sperm to artificially inseminate her mother. U.S. District Judge David Nye is scheduled to hear arguments in a motion to dismiss the lawsuit filed by Dr. Gerald Mortimer and his former medical practice on Aug. 30 in Pocatello. By Rebecca Boone. SENT: 316 words.


BOISE — Nearly a year after the death of former U.S. Interior Secretary and Democratic Gov. Cecil Andrus, his eldest daughter stood outside the Idaho Capitol on Thursday determined to uphold one of her father's most lasting legacies. By Kimberlee Kruesi. SENT: 649 words.


BOISE — A race organizer has announced he is going out of business less than three weeks before a planned half-marathon in the Boise area and says he won't refund payments made to participate in future events. SENT: 237 words.


SEX OFFENDER-LIFE SENTENCE: 'Habitual sex offender' sentenced to life in prison

NEVADA WILDFIRES: Firefighter hurt battling range blaze in northeastern Nevada

TAX FRAUD-IDENTITY THEFT: Tax fraud from identify theft decreasing in Idaho

SMALL NUCLEAR REACTOR-IDAHO: Murray votes to move forward with nuclear energy project

YELLOWSTONE-BEAR ATTACK: Bear attack injures 10-year-old boy in Yellowstone park