Christopher Gabriel is the host of The Christopher Gabriel Program on PowerTalk 96.7 and AM 1400 in Fresno, California. His program serves up a unique blend of current events, pop culture, sports and humor with distinguished guests and contributors from across the nation. When he was in Fargo, North Dakota from June, 2009 to January, 2015, the program was nominated for Best Radio Show in the Red River Valley in 2012, 2013 and 2014 by readers of The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead. As a writer, Christopher's work has been been published online by the Chicago Sun-Times, Reuters, Sun-Times Network publications, USA Volleyball and Team USA, the Official Website of the U.S. Olympic Committee.
Renowned economist, and Director of The Earth Institute at Columbia University, Jeffrey Sachs has been a frequent guest on this program for a number of years now. We’ve discussed everything from the economy to healthcare to sustainable development. This time around was no different. No matter the amount minutes we get with Jeffrey, it never […]
When you attend church, the degree of difficulty in how you’re able to navigate your way through a service depends upon a variety of factors. Do you have children? Can you sing? Do you have Olympic-like ability in gymnastics because strength, agility, speed and focus are crucial elements in whether or not you’ll survive and […]
How do you hire the “right” person for a job? Is it purely skills? Does name recognition come into play? And does gender and color play a role? Should they play a role?
Tuscaloosa, Baton Rouge, South Bend, Ann Arbor… these are some of the cities that come to mind when you think of the near-iconic Saturday morning college football preview show on ESPN, College GameDay. On September 21, 2013, the “circus” (as host Chris Fowler called it on my radio program) came to Fargo, North Dakota. Fargo, […]
On the program today I asked listeners if they ever had encountered an odd situation with an animal or “sea creature” when they were visiting the lake (Note: In the Upper Midwest, don’t ask which lake… the question is met with immediate resistance, followed only by “….the lake.”). The question stemmed from an Associated Press story of a […]
During the recent Downtown Street Fair in Fargo, Oregon Ducks track standout and Fargo South graduate, Laura Roesler stopped by my broadcast location to say hello. I’ve known Laura since her senior year of high school when she first came into my studio for an interview. On this warm but pleasant July day, she looked […]