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Idaho at 2 p.m.

DREDGE MINING-VIOLATIONS

LEWISTON — Federal and state officials say some suction dredge miners seeking gold on the South Fork of the Clearwater River in north-central Idaho aren't adhering to state and federal rules. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 300 words by 4 p.m.

TRIPLE SHOOTING-CONVICTION OVERTURNED

BOISE — The Idaho Supreme Court has thrown out the conviction of a man accused of hiring a hit man to murder to two people. UPCOMING: 300 words by 4 p.m.

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