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.
IDAHO FALLS — Salmon River businesses are bracing for the impact of Idaho’s decision to suspend the steelhead fishing season in response to a pending lawsuit. UPCOMING: 300 words by 3 p.m.
TWIN FALLS, Idaho — Officials in one Idaho county that has struggled with space in its jail are considering the use of mobile trailers to house prisoners after a recent jail fire left some inmates without beds. UPCOMING: 340 words by 2 p.m.
FBC-FAMOUS IDAHO POTATO BOWL-CAPSULE
UNDATED — BYU will make its second trip to Boise this season, this time to face Western Michigan in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl on Dec. 21. LeVante Bellamy leads Western Michigan with 1,172 yards rushing and six touchdowns. BYU linebacker Sione Takitaki had a team-high 99 tackles and two sacks this season. SENT: 175 words.
FBC--T25-MOUNTAIN WEST CHAMPIONSHIP — Ronnie Rivers scored on a 1-yard run in overtime to give No. 24 Fresno State a 19-16 victory over No. 19 Boise State in the snowy Mountain West championship game. Fresno State (11-2, No. 25 CFP) won its first conference title since 2013, beating the Broncos (10-3, No. 22 CFP) on their blue turf for the first time in 10 tries. By Jason Chatraw. SENT: 855 words.
—DAIRIES-MANURE RULES LAWSUIT: The Washington State Dairy Federation is challenging rules meant to protect groundwater, saying it will delay fertilizing crops with manure