Tiffiny Ryan smiles as her husband Dan Ryan talks about being home after finishing his National Guard duty in Baghdad. He is a division chief with the Post Falls Fire Department, and a member of Idaho Army National Guard's 116th Brigade Combat Team. His family is happy to have him home in Post Falls in time for Thanksgiving (Kathy Plonka/The Spokesman-Review).
D.F. Oliveria started Huckleberries Online on Feb. 16, 2004. Oliveria's Sunday print Huckleberries is a past winner of the national Herb Caen Memorial Column contest.