AP-ID--Idaho News Coverage,ADVISORY, ID
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Idaho at 1:30 p.m.
ABORTION REPORTING LAWSUIT
BOISE — A federal lawsuit against the state of Idaho over new abortion reporting requirements has been put on hold while the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals considers a judge’s ruling rejecting a preliminary injunction. U.S. District Court Judge David C. Nye on Wednesday granted the stay at the request of Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands and Idaho officials. By Keith Ridler. SENT: 130 words. Will be updated.
SPOKANE, Wash. — Three years ago, Spokane civic leaders convinced the state Legislature to allow Washington State University to create a new medical school in Spokane. The Eastern Washington city now has more first- and second-year students studying medicine there than in Seattle. An AP Member Exchange by Katherine Long, The Seattle Times. SENT: 1147 words.
BC-FBC--T25-UTAH STATE-BOISE STATE PREVIEW
A week after a late win, No. 14 Utah State goes on the road again for a huge matchup with No. 21 Boise State. At stake on the blue turf on Saturday night is the Mountain Division title in the Mountain West and hosting duties for the conference championship game against Fresno State next week. By Tim Booth. SENT: 736 words.
WILDLIFE DISEASE-GRAND TETON: Wyoming elk refuge steps up chronic wasting disease testing
BUG SPRAY ATTACK: Idaho man charged after utility workers hit with bug spray