Post Falls Head Coach Jeff Hinz loses battle with cancer

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Our prayers go out to the family of Post Falls High School head football coach Jeff Hinz, who lost his battle with cancer earlier this week.  Hinz had been battling non-smokers lung cancer since 2013.

According to KREM2.com, Hinz remained on the field until April when he had to take a leave of absence to continue his battle with the disease.

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