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BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Lt. Gov. Brad Little has declared a state of emergency for northern Idaho in response to a windstorm that wiped out power for tens of thousands of Idahoans in November. Little announced that Benewah, Bonner, Boundary and Kootenai counties will be authorized to use state and federal funds to help pay for an estimated $2.6 million in damage.

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Law enforcement leaders across Idaho are considering whether to seek new laws detailing how they collect and retain video footage and who gets access to the images. Idaho Association of Counties attorney Dan Bocksom says figuring out what to record and when to release the recordings needs to be addressed.

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho (AP) — An Idaho Falls man has been found guilty of involuntary manslaughter in the roadside beating death of another man. The Post-Register reports that Tanner Cox was convicted in the death of Olzak. Prosecutors had pursued a more serious charge of voluntary manslaughter.

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bennie Boatwright and Katin Reinhardt scored 17 points apiece, and Southern Cal pulled away in the second half for a 74-55 win over Idaho last night. The game was tied at halftime, but the Trojans outscored the Vandals 44-25 in the second half. Victor Sanders scored 17 points. Idaho has lost four of its last five.

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