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Quincy High School student arrested for bringing gun on school grounds

Police LightsPolice LightsQUINCY, Wash. — An 18-year-old Quincy High School student was arrested Thursday for bringing a gun on school grounds.   The Quincy Police Department did not identify the student but said no threats were made toward the school.  A school resource officer was told about the gun around 1:15 p.m. and contacted school officials who were already conducting an…

Teacher shortage shuts down Idaho school district

FILER, Idaho (AP) — A south-central Idaho school district with about 1,600 students is temporarily closing its schools due to not having enough teachers or substitute teachers. The Filer School District on Wednesday announced on its website schools will close Friday and reopen on Oct. 4. The announcement includes a note saying that anyone interested in becoming a substitute teacher…