January 1, 2012 in City
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Spokane Indians shortstop Rougned Odor clamps a headlock on Shane Opitz of Vancouver during a bench-clearing brawl July 11 at Avista Stadium, helping the team earn a 2011 Budnick Award.

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“Ganesha,” by artist Rick Davis, is part of the Coeur d’Alene Public Art display. Members of The Kootenai County Constitution Party earned a Budnick by protesting the statue, stating it is a Hindu demon and an abomination.

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