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Local Idaho teens lose six family members in crash
The siblings lost their mother, Maria Avila, 53; brother Fizel Avila Gomez, 28; a sister-in-law, Ofelia Avila Gomez, 28; and three young nieces. Injuries to brother Juan Avila Gomez, 23, put him in a coma for two months. He's continuing to recover.
Local Story of Idaho drug smuggling murder becomes movie Story of Idaho drug smuggling murder becomes movie
The movie revisits the life of Kootenai County drug smuggler Brenden Butler and his rival, Nate Norman, a chubby 19-year-old who rose from pizza delivery man to marijuana kingpin.
Local Cement block dropped on car from I-5 overpass, injuring woman Cement block dropped on car from I-5 overpass, injuring woman
A cinder block came crashing through the windshield of a passenger car early Sunday morning as it drove under and Interstate 5 overpass, sending a woman to the hospital. State police are now asking the public for information on whoever threw the brick off the Creswell overpass.