Stories tagged: Heather Branstetter
Tue., July 25, 2017
Huckleberries: ‘Dunkirk’ was ‘fabulous’ but that didn’t stop Al Gore Boo Birds
Christa Hazel, of Coeur d’Alene, was settling into her seat at Regal Riverstone watching the coming attractions when a trailer for Al Gore’s new documentary on global warming hit the …
Wed., July 12, 2017
Huckleberries: 1971 Wallace High grad startles brother with free copy of Branstetter’s ‘sex book’
Sheila Barnes of Ponderay, Idaho, refers to Heather Branstetter’s book as “that sex book,” rather than “the Wallace book.” People know what she means, Sheila told Huckleberries. Branstetter’s “Selling Sex …
UPDATED: Tue., June 27, 2017, 11:23 p.m.
Huckleberries: Chance encounter with Gonzaga Bulldogs critic Walton results in ‘epic fail’
Jimmy McAndrew of Coeur d’Alene is still reeling over a missed opportunity to give Gonzaga Bulldogs critic Bill Walton a piece of his mind. Jimmy had practiced over and over …
Mon., May 22, 2017
Huckleberries: Still-vivid memory in fight for equality
Twenty-nine years ago this week, human-rights leaders and a Spokesman-Review reporter shared a harrowing experience in a small northwestern Montana town. The representatives from the Kootenai County Task Force on …
Thu., May 18, 2017
Huckleberries: What if they threw an election and hardly anyone showed up?
What if they threw an election and hardly anyone showed up? Does it still count? In Kootenai County, only 5.68 percent of the registered voters bothered to go to the …
Mon., May 15, 2017
Huckleberries: Branstetter’s history of the Silver Valley sex trade makes debut
Heather Branstetter’s book on the history of the Silver Valley sex trade makes its debut today. It does so with a thumbs up from the editor of the Shoshone News …
Wed., May 3, 2017, 5:30 a.m.
Huckleberries: Wallace native’s book pulls back curtain on Silver Valley sex trade
Many in the Inland Northwest know enough about Wallace to snicker when the houses of prostitution are mentioned. Some can even name the last four houses to offer the sex …