AP-ID–Idaho News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, ID

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 apboise@ap.org. Stories should be in plain text format.

A reminder, this information is not for publication or broadcast and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date.

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Idaho at 8:30 a.m.


BOISE – A key legislative leader on Thursday promised to reintroduce next year a proposal amending Idaho’s constitution to expand the rights of crime victims after his original version failed to move out of the Statehouse earlier this year. By Kimberlee Kruesi. SENT: 402 words.


BOISE – The Boise River – already past flood stage in heavily populated southwest Idaho – will be raised again, federal officials said Thursday. By Keith Ridler. SENT: 520 words.


POTLATCH – Police said they may have found the body of an Idaho fisherman who was reported missing since 2008. SENT: 308 words.


BODY FOUND-EXTRADITION: Suspect in Idaho murder extradited from New York

IDAHO FLOODING: Army Corps to build levee to prevent flooding on Boise River

MORMON-CHURCH-LEADER: President of Mormon church leaves Utah hospital

POLICE RANGE CLEANUP: Contractor hired to remove lead from police shooting range

FOREST CAUCUS: Maine’s King a member of new working forest caucus in Senate

OTTER-LAWS SIGNED: Idaho moves to adopt new rape kit retention standards

SEWAGE SPILL: Raw sewage leaked into northern Idaho lake