BC-ID--Idaho News Coverage Advisory, ID
Good afternoon! Here’s a look at how APs 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. The West Regional Desk can be reached at (602) 417-2400. AP stories, along with the photos that accompany them, can also be obtained from http://www.apexchange.com or by calling the Service Desk (800-838-4616). Please submit your best stories through email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Stories should be in plain text format.
A reminder, this information is not for publication or broadcast and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.
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Idaho at 1 p.m.
BOISE —The state takeover of a privately-managed prison in Boise is now underway. By Kimberle Kruesi. SENT: 111 words. UPCOMING: 300 words by 3 p.m.
WILD HORSE-CONTRACTOR LAWSUIT
RENO, Nev. — Wild horse advocates have dropped a lawsuit challenging roundups at a wildlife refuge on the Nevada-California line after federal officials severed ties with a contractor the critics claimed were allowing some mustangs that were gathered to be sold for slaughter. By Scott Sonner. SENT: 224 words. UPCOMING: 500 words by 5 p.m.
DREDGE MINING PROTEST; WILDFIRE-INVESTIGATION; CABIN LEASING; SCHOOL TECH GRANTS; IDAHO COUNTY SHOOTING-PLEA; SALMON-BOISE RIVER.