Karina Llanes was a newsroom intern from the College of Idaho during the spring semester of 2022:
"Hi, I'm Karina! I’m majoring in creative writing minoring in journalism, Latin American Studies and human biology. I write for the school’s student newspaper, The Coyote. I speak Spanish and have a soft spot for stories from the Latinx community.
When I’m not writing I like to watch cooking videos, stand up comedy or have watch parties with my friends."
The Community Council of Idaho will be handing out long-sleeved shirts this Thursday at its annual shirt distribution event. Every year the non-profit collects shirts and gives them to farm workers to make sure they're protected from long days in the sun.
Artist Eddie Melendrez likes to paint people in their everyday lives. His works pay tribute to his Chicano culture by depicting scenes including lowrider cars and Day of the Dead celebrations.