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Goehring appoints state veterinarian

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 at 03:25 pm

Agriculture Commissioner Doug Goehring has appointed Dr. Ethan Andress as the state veterinarian and the animal health division director at the North Dakota Department of Agriculture (NDDA).


NDDOT and NDPRD partner on sign replacement project

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 at 12:13 pm

The North Dakota Department of Transportation (NDDOT) and North Dakota Parks and Recreation Department (NDPRD) have partnered to replace and install various signs to promote recreational opportunities across the state. This project is designed to increase visibility of North Dakota state parks and help guide visitors to parks and recreational areas.  


Main Street Initiative Artists on Main Street letter of intent due this week

Monday, June 21, 2021 at 03:58 pm

The North Dakota Department of Commerce today announced that the letter of intent for Main Street Initiative Artists on Main Street Program is due this Friday.  


Burgum celebrates signing of WIFIA loan, selection of P3 developer for FM Area Diversion Project

Friday, June 18, 2021 at 02:43 pm

Gov. Doug Burgum today joined local, state and federal officials in Fargo to celebrate the signing of a $569 million federal Water Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act (WIFIA) loan for the FM Area Diversion Project, as well as the selection of the Red River Alliance as the Public-Private Partnership (P3) developer for the project.


Burgum releases statement on first observance of Juneteenth under new state law in North Dakota

Friday, June 18, 2021 at 01:32 pm

North Dakota will observe Juneteenth under a new state law Saturday, after the Legislature passed and Gov. Doug Burgum signed legislation in April designating June 19 as Juneteenth in North Dakota.


Burgum discusses carbon-related opportunities, drought with agricultural groups in Fargo

Monday, June 14, 2021 at 05:05 pm

North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum met today with representatives of agricultural groups in Fargo to highlight economic opportunities for farmers related to carbon capture, utilization and storage, and to discuss the state’s ongoing drought situation.


Commerce announces opening of Technical Skills Training Grant

Thursday, June 10, 2021 at 02:23 pm

 The North Dakota Department of Commerce today announced that the application window for the Technical Skill Training Grant is anticipated to open on June 15. 

 


LIFT Committee to begin accepting applications June 11

Thursday, June 10, 2021 at 11:05 am

The North Dakota Department of Commerce announced today that the Innovation Technology Loan Fund (LIFT) Committee will begin accepting applications on June 11, 2021.  


Cooling assistance available for low-income North Dakotans with medical needs

Thursday, June 10, 2021 at 10:00 am

In the wake of recent record-setting high temperatures in the state, the North Dakota Department of Human Services announced it is operating a cooling assistance program through September 2021 for qualifying lower-income households.


Burgum to present Rough Rider Award to gold medal-winning Lamoureux twins on July 14 in Grand Forks

Wednesday, June 9, 2021 at 01:31 pm

Gov. Doug Burgum will present the North Dakota Theodore Roosevelt Rough Rider Award to Olympic gold medalists and advocates Monique Lamoureux-Morando and Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson on Wednesday, July 14, in Grand Forks, N.D., where the Lamoureux twins grew up, played for the University of North Dakota women’s hockey team and live today.