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Wild Card/Thursday — 10.1.15

Huckleberries Online has reached the 3/4s turn of 2015 in better shape than ever. The blog passed the 2 million page-view mark at mid-month and appears headed for a record 2.8 million page-views for the year. I thought we would have a barn-burner of a municipal election in Coeur d'Alene. But that appears to be fizzling as a result of a challenger dropping out of the race with incumbent Dan Gookin, who is now unopposed. The main race of interest locally appears to be Dan English versus incumbent Steve Adams. And, in Post Falls, Councilman Joe Malloy vs former mayor Clay Larkin. Oh well, the 2016 presidential election will make us forget all about the doldrums of fall 2015. Here's today's Wild Card ...

D.F. Oliveria
D.F. (Dave) Oliveria joined The Spokesman-Review in 1984. He currently is a columnist and compiles the Huckleberries Online blog and writes about North Idaho in his Huckleberries column.

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