Britt Thurman’s heart is for history

Coeur d’Alene Press FAST FIVE | April 24, 2021 1:00 AM Meet Britt Thurman, executive director of the Museum of North Idaho. Britt grew up in Coeur d’Alene, but moved away a few years back to get her master’s degree in museum studies from the University of Kansas. Since then, she’s worked at various museums across…

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Museum hoping for blockbuster

By BILL BULEYStaff Writer | April 1, 2021 1:06 AM COEUR d’ALENE — They’re rolling out the red carpet treatment at the Museum of North Idaho. This season’s featured exhibit, “Hollywood of the North: North Idaho and the Film Industry,” opens today. Museum Director Britt Thurman has high hopes for a smash hit that pulls in a steady…

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