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Southwest Spotlight: ‘We want Vicky:’ Herberger’s Zander celebrates 35 years at department store

July 19, 2014 in Uncategorized

A significant number of customers go into Herberger’s department store in Dickinson always knowing just what they want: They ask for the one, the only, Vicky Zander.
“Pretty much every day someone comes in asking for Vicky,” said Sara Booke, H…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

An apple a day…

May 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Amanda Walljasper-Tate has owned Schafer’s Health and Gifts since purchasing the business from longtime owner, the late Irma Schafer, in 2008. 

Since then, the store inventory has expanded to include everything from vintage …continue reading on dglobe.com

An apple a day…

May 18, 2014 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — Amanda Walljasper-Tate has owned Schafer’s Health and Gifts since purchasing the business from longtime owner, the late Irma Schafer, in 2008. 

Since then, the store inventory has expanded to include everything from vintage …continue reading on dglobe.com

Police looking for missing guns, clothing linked to homicide

January 30, 2014 in Uncategorized

MANDAN — Mandan police are asking for the public’s help in locating several missing firearms and clothing linked to a homicide.
Officers responding Monday night to a reported death at 904 Poplar St. in Mandan found Alex Lansdon, 28, dead in his …continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

N.D. Democratic candidates advocate lifting state’s clothing sales tax

October 17, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The state sales tax on clothing in North Dakota would be lifted under the proposal Democratic legislative candidates here announced Tuesday. Continue Reading

Fargo-based retailer in trademark dispute with Levi Strauss

May 4, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

According to court documents filed this week in Grand Forks’ U.S. District Court: Levi Strauss sent a cease-and-desist letter to Vanity in late January, claiming the pocket design on the retailer’s jeans was “confusingly similar” to Levi’s brand. Continue Reading

Garments have story, speaker tells DWU audience

March 23, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Upon arriving at the factory where the T-shirt was made, the armed guards seemed less impressed with his journey than Timmerman was. So he waited until the workers’ shift was over. Continue Reading

DWU speaker to talk about globalization

March 13, 2012 in The Daily Republic

Kelsey Timmerman asks the question, “Where Am I Wearing?” in his blog, book and during the annual Stark Lecture at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 22, in the Sherman Center at Dakota Wesleyan University in Mitchell.
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Citing dangers to workers, Target Corp. to stop selling sand-blasted jeans

February 29, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Giving blue jeans a distressed or lived-in look is quite popular, but the mechanical process of blasting sand on denim “contaminates the air workers breathe and can lead to an incurable lung disease called silicosis,” Target said on its corporate blog. Continue Reading

Consumer prices rise modestly thanks to push by gas, clothing, food costs

February 17, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Economists downplayed the increase, saying inflation will likely ease in the coming months as prices for raw materials level off.
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