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By The Associated Press | Posted - Aug. 24, 2015 at 7:11 a.m.



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GARDEN CITY, Idaho (AP) — A 20-year-old man is under arrest, accused of breaking into two homes and touching two girls in Garden City. Police say a woman reported that the man tried to break into a house through a window. Officers got a call 15 minutes later about a man breaking into a nearby home and touching two girls who were sleeping. The man was arrested at his home a short time later.

SPIRIT LAKE, Idaho (AP) — The police chief in Spirit Lake is stepping down to accept a job handling bomb-sniffing dogs at a U.S. embassy in Iraq or Afghanistan. Chief Keith Hutcheson says he didn't plan to leave, but the opportunity will help his family. Hutcheson was a dog handler at the U.S. embassy in Iraq in 2013 before taking the Spirit Lake job.

YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — Yellowstone National Park is seeking public comment on a plan to rehabilitate many of the overlooks and trails along the rim of the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone River. The project would rehabilitate a number of existing overlooks and trails situated along both the north and south rims of the canyon. The deadline to submit comments is midnight Sept. 16.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Sophomore Ryan Finley has been named the starting quarterback for No. 23 Boise State for its season opener against Washington. Boise State coach Bryan Harsin made the announcement yesterday. Finley was in a four-way race for the job and finished spring practice as the clear leader, but an April misdemeanor arrest clouded his status.

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