BC-Idaho News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am
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 8:40 a.m.
COUNTERFEIT CAR SEATS
BOISE _ Hospital officials in Boise are warning residents that counterfeit car seats are showing up in the region, putting babies at risk. UPCOMING: 300 words by 3 p.m.
BOISE _ Lawmakers voted Wednesday to consider a change to the Idaho Constitution to add a seventh member to the independent commission that redraws congressional and legislative maps. SENT: 375 words.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. _ Legislation that would allow the state of Wyoming to take over operation of Yellowstone National Park and other facilities during a federal government shutdown was approved Wednesday by the state Senate. By Bob Moen. SENT: 360 words.
TARGHEE PASS-WILDLIFE DETECTION
IDAHO FALLS _ Newly published Idaho Transportation Department documents have sparked questions about the department’s plan to install wildlife detection devices along Targhee Pass. SENT: 277 words.
TWIN FALLS _ Most of the Idaho youth who took part in a national survey of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer teenagers say they regularly hear homophobic remarks at school. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 250 words by 3 p.m.
BKC-UNLV-BOISE ST: Robotham’s double-double leads UNLV past Boise State 83-72
YELLOWSTONE-VISITATION: Yellowstone National Park records third-busiest year
XGR-MUSIC IN SCHOOLS: Plan to make March Music in Our Schools Month heads to House
NEZ PERCE TRIBE-CREEK PROJECT: Nez Perce Tribe awarded $100,000 grant for water project