AP-ID--Idaho News Coverage,ADVISORY, ID
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Idaho at 1:30 p.m.
BOOMING SPOKANE AREA
SPOKANE, Wash. — Is Spokane starting to feel a bit crowded to you? About 740,000 people live in the greater Spokane-Coeur d’Alene metro area, and that figure could swell by nearly 15,000 next year if the projected growth pans out. By Becky Kramer. SENT: 700 words.
BILLINGS, Mont. — The return of wolves and cougars to Yellowstone National Park is helping restore a landscape that had been altered in their absence and allowing streams to return to a more natural state, according to a new study. By Matthew Brown. SENT: 340 words.
AP Photos PDX801, PDX802.
OREGON TEEN MAYOR
PORTLAND, Ore. — The teenage mayor-elect of a small Oregon city says he will be a steward for the budget and a proponent for growth. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 350 words by 3 p.m.
LOS ANGELES — The Seattle Seahawks travel to Los Angeles to take on the Rams. UPCOMING: 700 words, photos.
— STRANGER STABBED — A man suspected of stabbing and seriously injuring a man he didn’t know in Southeast Boise was released from prison just four months ago.