AP-Idaho News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am
May. 17, 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.
HARRISBURG, Pa. — Primary election season is still young, but the liberal wing of the Democratic Party is already celebrating. Democratic primary voters have chosen decidedly liberal candidates in several closely watched congressional primary elections, a sign that the left is driving much of Democrats' enthusiasm and may be winning the tug of war with moderates over the direction of the party. By Thomas Beaumont and Marc Levy. SENT: 880 words. WITH AP Photos.
HELENA, Mont. — Yellowstone National Park is launching a new program to capture and quarantine wild bison with the goal of establishing new, disease-free herds across the nation, park officials said Tuesday. By Matt Volz. WITH AP Photos.
IDAHO PRIMARY-LEGISLATIVE FALLOUT
BOISE — Six GOP legislators lost to their opponents in Tuesday's primary election, creating a surprising shakeup in key leadership seats in Idaho's Republican-dominated Statehouse. By Kimberlee Kruesi. SENT: 360 words.
BOISE STATE-FLORIDA STATE: Boise State, Florida State set 2019 game in Jacksonville