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IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — Police have identified two suspects in last weekend's beating death of a 36-year-old Idaho Falls man. Idaho Falls Police say they're looking for 22-year-old Tanner R. Cox of Idaho Falls and 21-year-old Nickolas Arguello of Ammon. Police say they also need help identifying other individuals seen with Cox and Arguello at the Peppertree Lounge in Idaho Falls. Josh Olzak was declared dead Monday.

TWIN FALLS, Idaho (AP) — An eastern Idaho sheriff has been convicted of three felony counts of misuse of public funds. The Post Register reports that a Twin Falls County jury found Jefferson County Sheriff Blair Olsen guilty on Wednesday evening. Sentencing is set for June 22. Prosecutors say Olsen used county money to pay for his wife's cellphone.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A judge has entered a not guilty plea for a 22-year-old Nampa man charged with killing a former Arizona power company executive, his wife and their adult son at a Boise home. Adam Dees appeared yesterday in court but declined to enter a plea. He's charged with three counts of first-degree murder as well as robbery and other crimes. A trial is been set for Sept. 29. Dees is jailed without bond in Ada County.

FORT HALL, Idaho (AP) — University of Idaho officials say Cleve Davis has become the first member of the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes to receive a Ph.D. in science. The Post Register reports that the eastern Idaho native completed a doctorate in environmental science and plant ecology. Davis now works as an environmental coordinator for his tribe's fish and wildlife department. He says he plans to use his doctorate to give back.

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