AP-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 10:30 a.m.
CHOBANI-PROPERTY VALUE DISPUTE
TWIN FALLS — Yogurt company Chobani says the assessed value of its Twin Falls plant is $216 million higher than it should be. SENT: 130 words. Will be updated.
SEXUAL HARASSMENT COMPLAINTS-IDAHO
BOISE — The Idaho Human Rights Commission says it has seen a noticeable increase in sexual harassment complaints following the explosion of the #MeToo movement. Nearly a third out of all 88 complaints surrounding possible employee discrimination have included sexual harassment as an issue, according to the commission. By Kimberlee Kruesi. SENT: 535 words.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Game and Fish Commission on Wednesday approved a wolf hunting season this fall that allows for hunters to take up to 58 wolves, which is up from the 44 wolves that were allowed to be hunted last year. There are about 350 wolves roaming Wyoming, including about 210 in areas where the state manages their numbers with hunting. By Bob Moen. SENT: 357 words.
RENO, Nev. — Lighter winds brought some relief Wednesday to crews working to contain a wildfire in northern Nevada that is so big it can be seen from space. The flames were nearly halfway contained and no populated areas were threatened, the National Fire Interagency Center said. By Scott Sonner. SENT: 251 words.
BOISE — Four men convicted in 2014 of fraud stemming from the collapse of an Idaho property management company were finally sent to prison. SENT: 317 words.
HIGH SCHOOL-LEAD: Eastern Idaho high school finds lead in water
SKI LODGE FIRE: Sprinkler system failed during Ketchum ski lodge fire
HORSE RACING-IDAHO: Historical horse racing qualifies for Idaho ballot
GRAND TETON-HIDDEN FALLS: Growing rock fissures close Grand Teton tourist attraction
GUN SENTENCE: Idaho man sentenced to prison on federal gun charges
NEVADA WILDFIRES: $2,000 reward in probe of huge Nevada wildfire
YELLOWSTONE VISITORS: Yellowstone sees second-busiest June on record
ARTIFACTS DONATED: Over 80K artifacts, specimens donated to Idaho Falls museum
SPOKANE FATALITY: Teen killed after car hit by dump truck