AP-Idaho News Coverage Advisory
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Idaho at 1:30 p.m.
IDAHO PRIMARY-LEGISLATIVE FALLOUT
BOISE — Six GOP legislators lost to their primary opponents in Tuesday’s primary election, creating a surprising shakeup in key leadership seats in Idaho’s Republican-dominated Statehouse. By Kimberlee Kruesi. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 350 words by 4 p.m.
BOISE — Idaho Republican voters came out in full force for Lt. Gov. Brad Little in Tuesday’s gubernatorial primary, showing support of a candidate who has vowed to continue outgoing Gov. C.L. “Butch” Otter’s legacy of leading the state’s recent explosive growth. By Kimberlee Kruesi and Rebecca Boone. SENT: 620 words. With AP Photos.
WITH BC-ID--IDAHO PRIMARY-GOVERNOR: Separate on gubernatorial primary.
WITH BC-ID--IDAHO PRIMARY-1st DISTRICT: Fulcher wins GOP nomination for Idaho congressional seat.
WITH BC-ID--IDAHO PRIMARY-SUPERINTENDENT: Ybarra, Wilson win in Idaho primary for schools chief.
—OFFICER SHOT: Memorial unveiled for fallen Coeur d’Alene cop.
—AIRPORT HANDGUN: Boise man arrested after handgun found in luggage at airport.