AP-Idaho News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am
Good morning! 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.
Idaho at 8:30 a.m.
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE DEATHS
NAMPA — Law enforcement authorities say 11 people have died in domestic violence cases in Idaho so far this year. UPCOMING: 250 words.
STUDENT FEE LAWSUIT
COEUR D’ALENE — A class-action lawsuit was filed in federal court, urging Idaho school districts to stop charging students fees. SENT: 298 words.
BOISE — Five years ago, Boise mosaic artists Reham Aarti and Anna Webb spent hundreds of hours over eight weeks installing more than 300,000 tiles on a roundabout just downhill from the Boise Depot. The tiles made up a mosaic called “Infernum Bestiae” — Latin for “Hell Beast” — a tongue-in-cheek nod to how hard it was to make. By Sven Berg of the Idaho Statesman. SENT: 1000 words. AP Photos pursuing.
FAITH HEALING DEATHS-PLEA
OREGON CITY, Ore. — Two members of an Oregon church that shuns traditional medicine in favor of prayer and anointing the sick with oils pleaded guilty Monday to negligent homicide and criminal mistreatment in the death of their newborn daughter, who struggled to breathe for hours as family and friends prayed over her but did not seek medical care. SENT: 478 words.
HEYBURN-WASTEWATER WOES: EPA to Idaho town: Upgrade wastewater facility or face fines
MERIDIAN MURDER-SUICIDE: Coroner identifies 2 killed in Idaho murder-suicide
DROWNING-LAKE COEUR D’ALENE: Washington man drowns in Lake Coeur d’Alene