BC-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. 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 8:45 a.m.
BOISE — Idaho voters will narrow the candidates in each primary race Tuesday after being subjected to lengthy and expensive campaigning efforts that have taken a negative turn. With Idaho’s strong red roots, the GOP primary is often considered the most competitive leg of the election season because Republican candidates rarely face a strong Democratic challenge in November. By Kimberlee Kruesi. SENT: 700 words. UPCOMING: Will be updated with light turn. WITH AP Photos.
CALDWELL — Guardian ad Litem workers serve as special advocates for kids entering foster care across Idaho. The work is rewarding, but the hours are long, the caseloads are high, and in some regions, the volunteers are few. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 300 words by 5 p.m.
YELLOWSTONE GEYSER ERUPTION: Yellowstone’s Steamboat Geyser erupts for 5th time this year