A Rathdrum Facebook Friend tells HucksOnline that swarms of tiny blue bugs have descended on her community for the last six days. Writes she: “They are so thick that people can't avoid breathing them in and visibility has been reduced to 6 inches.” Things aren't that bad on the Lake Coeur d'Alene waterfront. But you still get those bugs in your hair and on your clothes, particularly if you're riding a bike. Anyone else out there having trouble with the bugs? You can answer that question or post your own threads & comments on today's Wild Card …
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.
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