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Applications are now open for Main Street Initiative Partners in Planning Grant

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 at 04:02 pm

The North Dakota Department of Commerce today announced that the application window for round one of the 2022 Main Street Initiative (MSI) Partners in Planning (PiP) Grant will be open from Nov. 30 through Jan. 31, 2022. 


Commerce Renews Renaissance Zone for Underwood

Monday, November 29, 2021 at 02:52 pm

The North Dakota Department of Commerce announced today it has renewed the Renaissance Zone Program for the city of Underwood for five additional years.


Commerce Renews Renaissance Zone for Velva

Monday, November 29, 2021 at 02:52 pm

The North Dakota Department of Commerce announced today it has renewed the Renaissance Zone Program for the city of Velva for five additional years.


Governor, First Lady invite public to ‘Share Your Story’ at annual Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony

Monday, November 29, 2021 at 10:21 am

Gov. Doug Burgum and First Lady Kathryn Burgum encourage the public to join them for holiday readings, music and carols at the 40th annual North Dakota State Christmas Tree lighting ceremony at 5:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 6, in Memorial Hall at the Capitol. The theme of this year’s Christmas tree is “Share Your Story,” inspired by the first lady’s platform of encouraging people to share their experiences of how addiction and recovery has impacted their lives, but also broadly applies to the notion that every person has a story worth sharing.


Commerce begins project to make North Dakota a national leader in talent attraction innovation and action

Wednesday, November 24, 2021 at 02:20 pm

The North Dakota Department of Commerce recently completed a tour across North Dakota with representatives from RoleCall, a talent consultation company, to kick off a statewide talent attraction project.


LIFT Committee awards $750,000 to Access Point Technologies EP

Wednesday, November 24, 2021 at 09:30 am

The North Dakota Department of Commerce announced today that The Innovation Technology Loan Fund (LIFT) Committee awarded $750,000 to Access Point Technologies EP for the month of November.   

 


North Dakota Department of Human Services announces webinars to spotlight options for at-home care

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 at 04:29 pm

The North Dakota Department of Human Services announced that it will be hosting webinars beginning this month to spotlight services it funds that give adults with physical disabilities and older adults options beyond nursing home care.


Burgum statement on Biden administration’s plan to release 50M barrels from Strategic Petroleum Reserve

Tuesday, November 23, 2021 at 11:40 am

Gov. Doug Burgum released the following statement today after President Joe Biden announced that the U.S. Department of Energy will make available releases of 50 million barrels of oil from the nation’s Strategic Petroleum Reserve to address high gas prices and supply-demand imbalance.


Sanford warns EPA official of harm to farmers, industry from revival of Obama-era WOTUS role

Monday, November 22, 2021 at 04:23 pm

Lt. Gov. Brent Sanford today urged the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s top water official to abandon the Biden administration’s proposal to revive the Obama-era Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rule.


Burgum congratulates Peltier family on naming of ag complex at NDSU, highlights state investment

Friday, November 19, 2021 at 03:31 pm

Gov. Doug Burgum today congratulated North Dakota State University and members of the Peltier family on the naming of NDSU’s future state-of-the-art Agricultural Products Development Center (APDC) as the Peltier Complex.