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AP-ID--Idaho News Coverage,ADVISORY, ID

October 6, 2018

Good afternoon! 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. The West Regional Desk can be reached at (602) 417-2400. Please submit your best stories through email to apboise@ap.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A reminder, this information is not for publication or broadcast and these coverage plans are subject to change.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 2:10 p.m.


SALT LAKE CITY — Mormons will spend less time at church each Sunday after a change announced Saturday aimed at making worship more manageable for members around the globe. Starting in January, members will spend two hours at church each Sunday rather than three hours, leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced at a conference. By Brady McCombs. SENT: 863 words. With AP Photos.


SANDPOINT — A defense attorney says a man charged with first-degree murder in northern Idaho shouldn’t face the death penalty due to his young age. The Bonner County Daily Bee reports that attorney R. Keith Roark filed a motion Thursday in 1st District Court on behalf of Jacob Coleman. SENT: 130 words. Will be updated.


DAY CARE-STAFFING: Background checks cited as problem for child care providers

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