State News and Announcements
State Historical Society
Nominations Sought for Local History Awards
The State Historical Society of North Dakota (SHSND) is seeking nominations for the annual awards program recognizing outstanding achievement in three categories of history: Excellence in Local History, Heritage Profile Honor, and North Dakota Person of History.
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.
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.
State offices are closed Monday, July 4, in observance of the Independence Day.