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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.


Burgum thanks State Water Commission members for their service, opens positions for applications

Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at 05:39 pm

Gov. Doug Burgum today thanked members of the State Water Commission for their service and announced the eight appointed Commission positions are now open for applications.


Funds still available for Travel Agent and Tour Operators Grant with deadline soon approaching

Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at 04:56 pm

The North Dakota Department of Commerce today announced that funds remain available for the Travel Agent and Tour Operators Grant (TATO). 


Human Services launches enhanced crisis response services to help North Dakotans in times of need

Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at 11:24 am

The North Dakota Department of Human Services, through its eight regional human service centers, has launched a comprehensive behavioral health crisis response system to provide help and support 24-hours a day, seven days a week to North Dakotans who are experiencing a mental health or substance use challenge, or other emotional situation. The initiative also includes crisis response services for individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities through the Life Skills and Transition Center (LSTC) in Grafton.


Burgum kicks off Governor’s Summit on Innovative Education, highlights recently passed legislation

Monday, June 7, 2021 at 10:26 am

Gov. Doug Burgum today kicked off the fifth annual Governor’s Summit on Innovative Education, highlighting recently passed legislation that paves the way for personalized learning and thanking educators for their work through the pandemic.


Burgum appoints Nathan Davis to serve as executive director of North Dakota Indian Affairs Commission

Friday, June 4, 2021 at 01:32 pm

Gov. Doug Burgum today appointed Nathan A. Davis of Belcourt, a member of the Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa and descendant of the Spirit Lake Nation, to serve as executive director of the North Dakota Indian Affairs Commission.


Burgum seeks applicants for Medical Marijuana Advisory Board after legislation changes makeup of panel

Friday, June 4, 2021 at 11:09 am

Gov. Doug Burgum is seeking applicants to serve on North Dakota’s Medical Marijuana Advisory Board, after the state Legislature changed the makeup of the board with the passage of House Bill 1359, effective Aug. 1, 2021.