“Well, Gus said it always takes a “negative” to get a mention in the paper. Time will tell if he’s right. I’ve been wondering, do you think the PR firm put a positive PR spin on the announcement of the PR contract here?” — I.B. Lurking.
D.F. Oliveria is a columnist and blogger for The Spokesman-Review. Huckleberries Online was judged the best 2008 Idaho newspaper blog by the Idaho Press Club. And the best 2007 news blog in the Pacific Northwest by the Society for Professional Journalist. Print Huckleberries is a past winner of the Herb Caen Memorial Column contest by the National Association of Newspaper Columnists. The Readership Institute of Northwestern University cited this blog as a good example of online community journalism.