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BCDC hosts a creative placemaking workshop for Artists on Main Street Program

Tuesday, September 14, 2021 at 09:31 am

The Bowman County Development Corporation (BCDC) hosted a creative placemaking workshop as part of being the recipient for the 2021 Artists on Main Street program on Aug. 30.


Burgum issues statement on President Biden’s executive action to address COVID-19

Friday, September 10, 2021 at 10:52 am

Gov. Doug Burgum released the following statement in response to President Joe Biden’s plan released Thursday to address the COVID-19 pandemic. 


Burgum recognizes team members with 2021 Governor’s Awards for Excellence in Public Service

Thursday, September 9, 2021 at 01:12 pm

Gov. Doug Burgum today announced the 2021 Governor’s Awards for Excellence in Public Service, recognizing team members for their dedicated work in state government and making a positive difference in the lives of North Dakota citizens during an extremely challenging year.


Applications for tourism grant opportunity open next week

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at 02:27 pm

The North Dakota Department of Commerce today announced that the new 2021 Tourism Planning Grant application will open on Sept. 13, 2021.


2021 Main Street Awards announced

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at 02:18 pm

The North Dakota Department of Commerce today announced the recipients of the 2021 Main Street Awards.  


North Dakota faces and voices of recovery to take center stage at fifth annual ‘Recovery Reinvented’

Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at 10:02 am

Several North Dakotans will share their personal testimonies of battling addiction, finding recovery, providing support to a loved one and their experiences with shame and stigma at the fifth annual “Recovery Reinvented.” Registration is open for the event on Oct. 25 at the Bismarck Event Center. The experience will be hosted by Gov. Doug Burgum and First Lady Kathryn Burgum and will be free for both in-person attendees and online via livestream broadcast on recoveryreinvented.com.


North Dakota State Hospital limits visitors due to increase in COVID-19 cases

Friday, September 3, 2021 at 08:19 am

The North Dakota State Hospital in Jamestown announced visitor restrictions today to protect the health and well-being of patients and staff. No visitors are currently allowed on campus.  


Human Services reminds North Dakotans that Help is Here to address pandemic-related impacts

Thursday, September 2, 2021 at 09:59 am

As COVID-19 cases grow in North Dakota, state residents may once again begin to experience disruptions at home, at school, at work and in the community.


North Dakotans can help prevent wildfires, keep beaches clean during Labor Day weekend

Thursday, September 2, 2021 at 09:11 am

As families prepare to enjoy North Dakota’s outdoor destinations over the Labor Day weekend, residents and visitors are encouraged to recreate responsibly by practicing fire safety. While recent moisture has provided some relief from fire starts over the past few weeks, dry conditions still persist in many areas of the state with 100 percent of North Dakota experiencing severe drought conditions.


President approves Burgum’s request for major disaster declaration for June storm damage

Wednesday, September 1, 2021 at 05:57 pm

President Joe Biden has approved Gov. Doug Burgum’s request for a presidential major disaster declaration for a series of storms in early June that caused overland flooding and produced damaging winds and hail, resulting in more than $2.3 million in damage to roads and other infrastructure.