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Local Will traffic deaths rise as states legalize pot? Will traffic deaths rise as states legalize pot?
As states liberalize their marijuana laws, public officials and safety advocates worry that more drivers high on pot will lead to a big increase in traffic deaths. Researchers who have studied the issue, though, are divided on the question.
Local After levy failure, high school students taking gym -- online
Lapwai School District Superintendent David Aiken told the Lewiston Tribune the district can't afford to hire a physical education teacher, so students will have to take PE through the Idaho Digital Learning Academy, a state-sponsored online school.
Local 5 things to watch in Idaho November elections 5 things to watch in Idaho November elections
The majority of Idaho's most fiercely contested races were determined in the GOP primary election. However, in Gov. Butch Otter's run for a third term, he's facing serious opposition from Democrat A.J. Balukoff.
Local Man killed in Fort Hall stabbing
FORT HALL, Idaho (AP) - Authorities are investigating the stabbing death of a man in Fort Hall.

Police have not released the name of the victim.

They say the stabbing happened around 11:15 p.m. Friday. The victim suffered a stab wound on the upper part of his body.