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Alex Jones said refugees ravaged Idaho town with disease and crime. Twin Falls says folks get along fine

Alex Jones said refugees ravaged Idaho town with disease and crime. Twin Falls says folks get along fine

Conspiracy theorist Alex Jones said refugees ravaged an Idaho town with disease and crime. The town says folks get along just fine

By David Montero

Photography by Robert Gauthier

May 15, 2017 | Reporting from Twin Falls, Idaho

Twin Falls, a town that loves its rodeos and waterfalls, finds its image under siege. Above, high school students from throughout Magic Valley, including Twin Falls, compete in a rodeo. (Robert Gautheir / Los Angeles Times)

The refugees have been coming here for decades,...

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