AP-ID--Idaho News Coverage,ADVISORY, ID
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Idaho at 2:20 p.m.
TRIPLE FATAL BOAT CRASH
COEUR D’ALENE — An eastern Washington man has been found not guilty of three counts of involuntary manslaughter following a boating crash on Lake Coeur d’Alene in northern Idaho. SENT: 262 words.
BOISE — As Boise braces for more booming growth, rural Idaho has prepared for a very different challenge. Since 2010, more than half of Idaho’s 44 counties have seen hardly any population growth. Thirteen counties have actually lost more residents than they’ve gained, boasting smaller populations today despite Idaho’s title as the fastest-growing state in the nation. An AP Member Exchange by Nicole Blanchard, Idaho Statesman. SENT: 1304 words.
IDAHO WILDFIRES: Central Idaho wildfire enters remote, mountainous terrain
UTAH WILDFIRE: Section of I-84 closed by wildfire reopens in northern Utah
CANDIDATE-FACEBOOK SLUR: Idaho GOP candidate says Muslim slur was used to stir debate