State News and Announcements
Governor Dalrymple Appoints Becklund
Governor Dalrymple appointed Air National Guard Brig. Gen. Robert Becklund Deputy Adjutant General of the North Dakota National Guard (NDNG). Becklund is replacing Major General Alan Dohrmann who was appointed by Governor Dalrymple to the post of Adjutant General last year.
Governor's Photo Contest
Gov. Jack Dalrymple and the North Dakota Tourism Division, in partnership with AAA of North Dakota and North Dakota Council on the Arts, are hosting the Governor's Photo Contest. All North Dakota photographers are encouraged to submit photos that capture the unique things to see and do in the state. Deadline for entry is August 31, 2016.
Department of Emergency Services
Local Burn Restrictions and Fire Declarations
Be sure to always check the Department of Emergency Services website to see if there are any burn restrictions or fire declarations prior to burning.
Department of Agriculture
Hunger Free ND Garden Project
The Department of Agriculture is committed to addressing hunger issues in our state through local food initiatives. They are encouraging farmers and gardeners to donate extra fresh fruits and vegetables to food pantries, soup kitchens, and other charitable community programs. Everyone in the state is invited to become part of the project and help your neighbors in need.