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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.   

 


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.


Two North Dakota businesses receive statewide awards for supporting the employment of people with disabilities

Friday, November 19, 2021 at 08:18 am

The North Dakota Department of Human Services’ Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) has recognized two businesses for supporting an inclusive workforce by hiring, training and inspiring people with disabilities to excel in the workforce.


Burgum statement on passing of retired North Dakota Air National Guard Brig. Gen. Al Palmer

Wednesday, November 17, 2021 at 08:58 pm

Gov. Doug Burgum today released the following statement on the passing of retired North Dakota Air National Guard Brig. Gen. Al Palmer, who served on the governor’s Task Force for Veterans Affairs created in 2018. Palmer died Tuesday at age 69.


Burgum thanks Rauschenberger for his service after he notifies governor of his intention to resign

Tuesday, November 16, 2021 at 10:46 am

Gov. Doug Burgum today thanked Tax Commissioner Ryan Rauschenberger for his service to the State of North Dakota after Rauschenberger notified the governor of his intention to resign his position effective Jan. 3, 2022.


Burgum signs final bills of special session, investing in infrastructure, workforce and other priorities

Monday, November 15, 2021 at 05:01 pm

Gov. Doug Burgum today signed the final bills of the Legislature’s special session, approving strategic investments of federal dollars into infrastructure, workforce, economic development and other priorities.


North Dakota Department of Health encourages prevention and risk reduction during Diabetes Awareness Month

Monday, November 15, 2021 at 09:51 am

November marks Diabetes Awareness Month and Nov. 14 was World Diabetes Day. The North Dakota Diabetes Prevention and Control Program (NDDPCP) at the NDDoH is partnering with health systems, pharmacies and community-based organizations across the state to increase awareness and action around prediabetes and diabetes care. 


Burgum signs legislation providing $211M in income tax relief for 500,000 North Dakotans

Friday, November 12, 2021 at 04:23 pm

Gov. Doug Burgum today signed legislation to provide an estimated $211 million in income tax relief over the next two years by eliminating the state income tax bill for approximately 300,000 North Dakota taxpayers and providing partial relief to another 200,000 taxpayers. The tax relief fulfills a major piece of the governor’s Accelerate ND plan for the Legislature’s special session, which adjourned today.


Burgum signs bill to approve legislative redistricting, completing process required following 2020 census

Thursday, November 11, 2021 at 06:04 pm

Gov. Doug Burgum today released the following statement after signing House Bill 1504, the legislative redistricting bill that was overwhelmingly approved by the state Legislature. The North Dakota Constitution requires the Legislative Assembly to redistrict itself after each federal decennial census.


Burgum releases statement in observance of Veterans Day, will address ceremony at Heritage Center

Thursday, November 11, 2021 at 08:56 am

North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum today released the following statement in observance of Veterans Day. Burgum will address the Veterans Day ceremony at 10 a.m. today in the Russell Reid Auditorium at the North Dakota Heritage Center in Bismarck.