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 8:30 a.m.
WILDER — Ivanka Trump, President Donald Trump’s daughter and White House adviser, is scheduled to visit a southwestern Idaho school district with Apple CEO Tim Cook. White House officials say the visit on Tuesday is part of Ivanka Trump’s workforce development initiative that includes science, technology, engineering and math — also known as STEM education. By Rebecca Boone. Will be updated from 11:15 a.m. event. AP photos planned.
GOODING — Thinking about security can keep any school superintendent awake at night, but the challenge is even bigger for Brian Darcy at the Idaho School for the Deaf and the Blind. In addition to making sure students are safe while they’re in class at the Gooding campus, half of the student body, 40 to 45 students, live in on-campus cottages during the school week. An AP Member Exchange by Julie Wootton-Greener, The Times-News. SENT: 782 words.
CHUBBUCK, Idaho — The Bannock County Sheriff’s Office says a 16-year-old boy who was shot by a deputy in Chubbuck Friday night was running from a traffic stop and engaged in an altercation with the law enforcement officer. SENT: 279 words.
AVISTA-HYDRO ONE SALE
SPOKANE, Wash. — Idaho public utility officials are raising questions about Spokane, Washington-based energy company Avista Corp.’s sale to a Canadian utility, and their concerns have the potential to unravel the $5.3 billion deal. SENT: 385 words.
ACCIDENTAL SHOOTING-BOISE: Accidental shooting in Boise leaves man with leg injury