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.


BOISE — Only two Idaho drivers have been cited so far under Idaho's "slowpoke" law that took effect on July 1. UPCOMING: 250 words.


TWIN FALLS — A recent inspection of a small stream and stretch of river in Twin Falls found several noxious weeds and invasive species. The Times-News reports invasive species are classified as animals or plants that are not native to an area. The invasive species outgrow and out-compete native species and dominate an ecosystem because these new species don't have a natural predator. SENT: 297 words.


BOISE RIVER DROWING: Authorities: Middleton teen drowned in Boise River

IDAHO-FIRES: Central Idaho recreation areas evacuated as wildfire burns

PLANE-POWER LINE: Small plane clips power line in northern Idaho