BC-Idaho News Coverage Advisory
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 1:40 p.m.
BOISE _ A judge will decide whether the public interest in knowing where Idaho has obtained its lethal injection drugs for executions is outweighed by what prison officials say is the risk that future drug sources will dry up. By Rebecca Boone. SENT: 140 words. UPCOMING: 700 words by 2:30 p.m.
MATERNAL DEATH RATES
BOISE _ Legislation to determine why so many Idaho women die while pregnant or due to complications from childbirth has been withdrawn due to technical concerns by lawmakers. SENT: 140 words. UPCOMING: May be expanded.
IDAHO WATER AGREEMENT
BOISE _ The Senate considers legislation to end year of litigation involving water rights in heavily populated southwestern Idaho. Keith Ridler staffing. Will write on merits.
BOISE _ Legislation could be introduced involving immunization exemptions. Keith Ridler staffing. Will write on merits.
BOISE _ Lawmakers in the Senate will consider legislation to keep operating an Idaho board that pays a federal agency to kill wolves that attack livestock and big game.
SCHOOLS SHUT DOWN-FLU: Idaho school districts close as flu spreads through state
XGR-MEDICAID EXPANSION: Rally on Statehouse steps seeks Medicaid expansion in Idaho
POLICE SHOOTING-FLAGSTAFF: Man with knives fatally shot by Flagstaff police ID’ed
XGR-IMMUNIZATIONS EXEMPTIONS: Legislation involving child immunizations fails on first try
MEASLES VACCINATIONS: Data: 3,800 Idaho children likely not immunized for measles