BC-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 8:40 a.m.
BOISE _ Governor’s Cup charity event costs more that it gives out. UPCOMING: 250 words.
AP LEGISLATIVE PREVIEW
BOISE — Gov.-elect Brad Little said Thursday he’s committed to implementing a voter-approved expansion of Medicaid coverage but has concerns on the specifics of how it’s done. “We will implement it in an Idaho manner,” Little said at The Associated Press Legislative Preview a day before he’s sworn in as Idaho’s 33rd governor. “We don’t want to have an incentive for people not to work.” By Keith Ridler. SENT: 736 words. With AP Photos.
BOISE _ Former Idaho Gov. Phil Batt has been awarded the state’s highest civilian honor, the Idaho Medal of Achievement. SENT: 218 words.
MURDER FOR HIRE: Adult film actress pleads innocent to murder for hire
GUNFIRE-TEEN STRUCK: Teen in house struck by gunfire
CAB DRIVER SLAIN: Washington man who killed taxi driver gets life in prison