BC-ID--Idaho News Coverage, ID
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. The West Regional Desk can be reached at (602) 417-2400. Please submit your best stories through email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Stories should be in plain text format.
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Idaho at 2 p.m.
BOISE _ A deep well used to monitor radioactive and other contamination in a giant Idaho aquifer is back in service after a three-year absence, a contractor for the U.S. Department of Energy says. By Keith Ridler. SENT: 430 words.
FOREST PRACTICES ACT-PRIVATE LOGGING
BOISE _ The House Resources and Conservation Committee considers proposed legislation on private logging. By Keith Ridler. UPCOMING: 350 words by 4 p.m. Note slug may change.
POLICE SHOOTING-NO CHARGES
POCATELLO _ An eastern Idaho prosecutor has found that a Bannock County sheriff’s deputy’s use of force was justifiable when he shot a teenager who fled from a traffic stop last year. The teen, who was unarmed, survived the shooting. SENT: 340 words.
INLAND NORTHWEST STORM: Winter storm impacts schools in inland Northwest
XGR-OIL COMMISSION: Little taking applications for Idaho oil and gas commission
XGR-GEOLOGICAL SURVEY-BUDGET: Idaho Geological Survey seeks budget increase
SPOKANE AIRPORT: Spokane airport sees record number of passengers in 2018