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Black Friday looms. Are you hitting the stores?
I have here at my desk a copy of The Jamestown Sun's Holiday Shopping Guide, which is going out in Wednesday's newspaper. There are more than a dozen local businesses represented in this section and t...
11/23/10 at 4:20 PM
faith fridays: the secret to true peace
On Tuesday, my mother-writer-faith friend Roberta passed from this life to the next. We knew the end was near and yet such an event can never be completely anticipated. Whoosh, shes gone. And here ...
11/12/10 at 12:00 AM
Hooked or Hooked Up?
I have Far Guy hooked on Garage Sales, ever since he found that one piece for his Lionel Train (The Depot) for a whole dollar he has been "hooked." There are many advantages to this si...
7/23/10 at 5:23 AM Glory of the Morning 6/24/10 at 7:35 AM
The Auction Purchase 5/19/09 at 4:03 AM
Denver Bronco Tim Tebow's jersey tops sales chart
NBC Sports reports: "Darren Rovell of CNBC reports that the league leader in jersey sales made through NFLShop.com for the period of April 1 through June 30 is none other than Mr. Tebow. And that...
7/7/10 at 5:39 AM
Can City of Bemidji Afford to be a City As a Park? Part 1: Running out of Money for Library/Paul Bunyan Lakefront Park
As a theme, everyone goes “ahhha” when they hear about the City of Bemidji’s theme to be a “City as a Park”. Years ago with $10 million dollars dedicated for parks and t...
6/12/10 at 1:02 AM Crunching the Most Current Numbers on Taxes and Employment 1/7/10 at 3:53 PM
Bemidji Taxes, Parks and Unemployment Numbers 3/23/09 at 4:41 PM
By Ben Karkela Photos by Amita Manandhar The Fargo-Moorhead area produces hockey players in great numbers. Hockey thrives along the Red River where long, cold winters dominate the climate. The Hocke...
4/12/10 at 2:00 AM
Today's Show Wednesday 3/31
Today on The Christopher Gabriel Program: The Flood Diversion, everyone wants it, no one wants to pay for it. We'll talk about the Fargo and Cass County Sales Tax proposals; Women's Rights groups want...
3/31/10 at 1:53 AM
eBay executive responds to Internet sales tax story
Looks like my story today on Internet sales taxes has been widely read. This just came to our e-mail inbox and will soon appear in our Letters to the Editor section: To the editor, South Dakota lawma...
1/29/10 at 10:33 AM Would you support an additional 1 percent of sales tax? 1/20/10 at 4:31 AM
The Trail King effect on sales taxes? 7/7/09 at 5:29 AM
Saving a Couple Bucks
I noticed today the Daily Globe's gift card sale is still going on, and discounts have gotten pretty steep. Normally I hesitate a little to promote any of our stuff here, because I don't want the blo...
10/2/09 at 5:21 AM
Did the title of this column grab you attention? There are few titles so full of intrigue and potential as the one that announces something to be sold. For several years, I have bought and sold via ne...
8/27/09 at 5:42 AM
Mom's on a mission for baby bargains
My July 14 Parenting Perpsectives column ... Mom's on a mission for baby bargains My mom taught me to be frugal by clipping coupons and shopping at the Nearly Nu thrift store. I once watched her suc...
7/14/09 at 3:24 AM
Here comes a new sales tax
Grand Forks City Council member Doug Christensen is a brave one. To suggest a new city sales tax at a time when taxpayers seem to be in such a restive mood, a politician has to be either brave or craz...
1/30/08 at 3:34 PM