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TGIF Wild Card — 9.25.15

Mrs. O and I soaked in the viewtiful fall evening as we ate dinner on the patio Thursday night. The wildfires of summer have given way to the incredible falls that we generally experience in the Inland Northwest. And I don't even mind this year that Jack Frost and Old Man Winter are waiting in the wings to shuffle onto the stage. In fact, I'm wishin'/hopin'/prayin' for more snow this year, to build up the snow pack in the mountains for next summer. Meanwhile, let's live for today and simply enjoy the incredible place that we call home. Here's your TGIF 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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