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 9 a.m.
LEWISTON — Idaho and Washington farmers are seeing above-average returns on winter wheat, but lentil prices have plunged in part because of retaliatory tariffs. UPCOMING: 300 words by 4 p.m.
BOISE — The McClatchy Company has restructured the newsroom leadership positions at the Idaho Statesman, eliminating the executive editor position held by Rhonda Prast and naming Nate Poppino as interim local editor. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 250 words by 3 p.m.
MINIDOKA MYSTERY GRAVES
MINIDOKA — A wind-swept parcel of ground on the edge of the tiny town of Minidoka once cradled the remains of at least 40 people. But now, The Times-News reports no one knows how many grave sites remain. SENT: 600 words.
UNIVERSITY OF UTAH SHOOTING
PULLMAN, Wash. — University of Utah track athlete who was shot by a sex offender parolee she had briefly dated has been buried in her hometown of Pullman, Washington. Lauren McCluskey was remembered late Sunday as kind, sensitive, intelligent, dedicated and beautiful. SENT: 450 words.
MERIDIAN MURDER-SUICIDE: Idaho woman dies after domestic violence shooting
HIGHWAY DIRECTOR-EMBEZZLEMENT: Ex-head of Highway Districts association charged with theft
CAMP RAINBOW GOLD: Camp Rainbow Gold plans to buy Idaho resort property