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Teen sues in locker room rape in Dietrich, alleges lengthy racist abuse 

BOISE – A black teen who prosecutors say was sexually assaulted by three white football players in an Idaho high school locker room has sued the school district, saying the rape was the culmination of months of racist and physical abuse. The federal lawsuit filed May 13 says the school failed to prevent taunts and abuse despite many incidents happening in front of football coaches and other school officials.

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Two new magistrate judges named in North Idaho

Mayli Walsh, an attorney with the Kootenai County Public Defender’s office, has been named a magistrate judge for the 1st Judicial District. Walsh will fill a vacancy in Kootenai County created by Judge Scott Wayman’s appointment to Shoshone County District Judge.

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Public safety
Attempted murder charge dropped in pastor’s shooting  
Coeur d’Alene man gets 15 years in prison for sexual abuse of young girl 
Idaho man sentenced for killing Spokane woman, dumping body near Hauser Lake  
State ceremony honors Sgt. Moore, memorial planned in CdA  
Warrant issued for North Idaho doctor guilty of selling narcotics 
Government
Idaho House candidate defends offensive Facebook comment  
Conservative North Idaho legislator faces challenge from the right  
Feds seek to join suit against Idaho’s public defense system  
Audit: DOE facility being constructed in Idaho over budget 
Republican Idaho lawmaker bloc often votes ‘no’ on appropriations  
Education
Priest River teacher marks 25 years of astronaut visits  
Idaho board OKs master teacher pay bonuses  
Twin Falls police investigating after gun fired at school  
Scholarship fund honors Sgt. Moore, fallen Coeur d’Alene officer 
University of Idaho requests 4.5-percent tuition hike  
Transportation
Gov. Otter declares disaster following landslide  
Idaho woman gets prison time for crash that killed daughter  
REAL ID compliance bill headed to Idaho House 
Landslide leaves Elk City isolated 
Idaho Senate approves extra-heavy trucks on freeways  
Community
Sandpoint wins grant to put in Solar Roadways demo  60 
Second Harvest teams up with Coeur d’Alene church, school to feed families  
From babies to boomers, CdA hospital grasps health trends with expansion 
Aging vans threaten Kootenai County food bank’s ability to feed the hungry  
Lake Coeur d’Alene home designed by fans of ‘Blog Cabin’ hits the market 
Politics
Wolfinger fends off challenge for Kootenai County sheriff  
Idaho House candidate defends offensive Facebook comment  
Feds seek to join suit against Idaho’s public defense system  
Idaho Supreme Court candidate taps former disgraced lawmaker 
Republican Idaho lawmaker bloc often votes ‘no’ on appropriations  





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