Wallace author to speak at Museum of North Idaho meeting

By CHANSE WATSON Shoshone News-PressManaging Editor | April 20, 2021 7:00 AM COEUR d’ALENE — The history of Wallace and the Silver Valley will be in the spotlight when local author and historian Dr. Heather Branstetter speaks at The Museum of North Idaho’s annual virtual meeting later this week. The annual meeting, held on Friday at 6 p.m.,…

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In case you wondered, sex sells

| April 16, 2021 1:00 AM D.F. “Dave” Oliveria at CDA Press Dr. Heather Branstetter didn’t plan to write a book about the notorious sex trade of Wallace, her hometown. It was to be part of a larger project that included the labor wars and gambling raids that helped shape the Silver Valley. But the valley’s…

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Museum of North Idaho’s annual meeting to feature Silver Valley author

| March 8, 2020 1:00 AM COEUR d’ALENE — The Museum of North Idaho’s annual meeting in April will feature guest speaker Heather Branstetter, author of “Selling Sex in the Silver Valley: A Business of Doing Pleasure.” A Silver Valley native, Branstetter graduated summa cum laude from the University of Idaho before going on to earn…

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