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By The Associated Press | Posted - Jun. 28, 2014 at 1:30 a.m.



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BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The Idaho Department of Fish and Game says it's reconsidering its decision to allow 9- to 11-year-olds to remain in a recently completed controlled-hunt drawing. The department agreed to keep the young hunters in the drawing after it received more than 1,000 ineligible applications because of confusion over a new law. The law allowing the young hunters to kill big game takes effect July 1.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A man who received a 10-year for an anthrax scare in Boise has been convicted of new crimes after his release from prison. A jury on Thursday convicted 48-year-old Sandy Nanney of arson and malicious injury to property. He was granted parole in June 2013. Prosecutors say that five months later he went on a vandalism spree in Boise.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — The Idaho Department of Transportation says planned increases of 75 to 80 mph on some portions of Idaho interstates are being delayed. The agency says it wants to review comments since it announced earlier this week the increased speed limits. The agency says it will present its review of speed studies and crash analysis to the Idaho Transportation Board on July 11.

KETCHUM, Idaho (AP) — The city of Ketchum is considering buying a golf course. The Idaho Mountain Express reports that representatives of the Bigwood Golf Course earlier this month made a presentation to the Ketchum City Council. The entire nine-hole course on the north side of the city as well as open-space areas is for sale. The asking price hasn't been disclosed.

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